Discover your Catholic ancestor in New York Roman Catholic parish marriage registers. Discover when and where your ancestor’s marriage took place, as well as your ancestor’s parents’ names. The Archdiocese of New York is the second largest archdiocese in the United States.
You can view transcripts of the original marriage registers from the Archdiocese of New York. Within this collection are 164 parishes. You can explore the full parish list with years covered in the parish list located in the Useful links and resources. There is a 100-year cut-off for marriages in this collection.
From each transcript, you can discover all or some of the following details:
Spouse’s first name(s)
Spouse’s last name
Spouse’s birth year
Spouse’s father’s name
Spouse’s mother’s name