Civil Marriage & Divorce in Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)

Civil Marriages are marriages recorded by government and other civil authorities. These essential records are the building blocks for your family tree. Civil registration began in Britain in 1837. In Ireland registration for all non-Catholic marriages began in 1845, and for Catholics in 1864. The majority of records in this category are indexes. There are details below the transcripts explaining how to order the full marriage certificate.


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