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South Africa


Marriage records are also very valuable in South African genealogical research. Marriage records provide the following information:

  • Date when the marriage occurred
  • Full names, marital status (single or widowed) and places of birth for both the bride and groom
  • Full names, and places of birth for the parents of the bride and groom


  • Civil registration (marriages), Natal, 1845-1899
  • Civil registration (marriages), Transvaal, 1861-1899
  • Civil registration (marriages), Orange Free State, 1848-1899