Finding U.S. Marriage Records
Some helpful tips to locate marriage records
Marriage records in the United States can give you valuable information about your ancestors, especially if you learn to analyze them carefully. Sometimes they can be tricky to locate, however.
The following video from Ancestry.com gives some helpful tips for locating marriage records.
The following video also gives information about how to analyze other records that can give you clues about where and when your ancestor may have been married.
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