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| colspan="2" | '''Use these substitute records to locate marriage information about your ancestor:'''
 
| colspan="2" | '''Use these substitute records to locate marriage information about your ancestor:'''
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Newspapers|NEWSPAPERS ANNOUNCEMENTS]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Newspapers|Newspapers Announcements]]  
 
| width="75%" | Includes marriage information such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries
 
| width="75%" | Includes marriage information such as wedding announcements or golden anniversaries
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Church Records|CHURCH RECORDS]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Church Records|Church Records]]  
 
| width="75%" | May list maiden name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage
 
| width="75%" | May list maiden name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Obituaries|OBITUARIES]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Obituaries|Obituaries]]  
 
| width="75%" | May include the name of a surviving spouse and later obituaries may also include date and place of marriage
 
| width="75%" | May include the name of a surviving spouse and later obituaries may also include date and place of marriage
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Military Records|MILITARY RECORDS]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Military Records|Military Records]]  
 
| width="75%" | Pensions for widows may include name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage
 
| width="75%" | Pensions for widows may include name of spouse as well as date and place of marriage
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Death Records|DEATH RECORDS]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Death Records|Death Records]]  
 
| width="75%" | May include the name of spouse and whether married, widowed, or divorced
 
| width="75%" | May include the name of spouse and whether married, widowed, or divorced
 
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| width="25%" | [[United States Census|CENSUS RECORDS]]  
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| width="25%" | [[United States Census|Census Records]]  
 
| width="75%" | After 1850, censuses may list the first names of spouse; 20th Century censuses may include information such as number of years married
 
| width="75%" | After 1850, censuses may list the first names of spouse; 20th Century censuses may include information such as number of years married
 
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| [[United States Bible Records|BIBLE RECORDS]]  
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| [[United States Bible Records|Bible Records]]  
 
| May include dates of marriage as well as the maiden name of spouses
 
| May include dates of marriage as well as the maiden name of spouses
 
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[[Category:United_States_Vital_Records]]
 
[[Category:United_States_Vital_Records]]

Latest revision as of 19:15, 1 July 2013

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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