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Marriage Information Substitutes
|Use these substitute records to locate marriage information about your ancestor:|
|Newspapers Announcements||Includes marriage information such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries|
|Church Records||May list maiden name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage|
|Obituaries||May include the name of a surviving spouse and later obituaries may also include date and place of marriage|
|Military Records||Pensions for widows may include name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage|
|Death Records||May include the name of spouse and whether married, widowed, or divorced|
|Census Records||After 1850, censuses may list the first names of spouse; 20th Century censuses may include information such as number of years married|
|Bible Records||May include dates of marriage as well as the maiden name of spouses|
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