Substitute Records for United States Marriage Information

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*[[United States Newspapers|NEWSPAPERS ANNOUNCEMENTS]] such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries will include marriage information  
 
*[[United States Newspapers|NEWSPAPERS ANNOUNCEMENTS]] such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries will include marriage information  
*[[Michigan Church Records|CHURCH RECORDS]] will list maiden name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage  
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*[[United States Church Records|CHURCH RECORDS]] will list maiden name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage  
 
*[[United States Obituaries|OBITUARIES]] may include the name of a surviving spouse and later obituaries may also include date and place of marriage  
 
*[[United States Obituaries|OBITUARIES]] may include the name of a surviving spouse and later obituaries may also include date and place of marriage  
 
*[[United States Military Records|MILITARY RECORDS]] especially pensions for widows may include name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage  
 
*[[United States Military Records|MILITARY RECORDS]] especially pensions for widows may include name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage  

Revision as of 19:22, 31 May 2013

Marriage Information Substitutes


  • NEWSPAPERS ANNOUNCEMENTS such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries will include marriage information
  • CHURCH RECORDS will 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 especially 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 may list the first names of spouse and censuses in the twentieth century include information such as number of years married
  • BIBLE RECORDS may include dates of marriage as well as the maiden name of spouses