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Victoria marriage record 1887
« on: Wednesday 10 January 18 22:27 GMT (UK) »
Please could someone tell me what information there would be on the certificate for a marriage in 1887 in Victoria and in particular if the divorce of one party would be mentioned.

Thanks in advance for any help.

Judith
BDF Twigg, Ellingham, Gates
BKM Bilbey, Collins, Brandon, Norwood, Smith
HAM Holloway (Romsey area)
HRT Brooks (Tring area)
LDN Saunders, Beedle
MDX Saunders
MLN Maitland, Robertson, McGlashan(all Edinburgh)
OXF Morby, Cross, Gardner (all Banbury area)
SAL Jones, Mathews, Higginson, Davies, Gobourn, Blount
WAR Pritchard (Birmingham)
WRY Dickinson, Atkinson, Mellon, Pritchard, Ashforth, Helliwell, Hague, Dungworth (all Sheffield area)

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Re: Victoria marriage record 1887
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 11 January 18 00:01 GMT (UK) »
The answer is on resources page.
Butcher Westmorland and Lancashire
Barton Westmorland and Yorkshire
Trethowan,Reeves Middlesex
Halsall,Green,Charters,Chatterton Lancashire
Smith, Moger, Maxfield Wiltshire
Woods,Speechley and Coles Huntingdonshire
Gibson,Blanks,Monk,Fokes Essex

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Re: Victoria marriage record 1887
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 11 January 18 00:11 GMT (UK) »
The column headings are:

No. in Register
When and where married
Name and surname of the parties
Condition of the parties:
  Subheadings - Bachelor or Spinster.  If a Widower or Widow, date of decease of former wife or husband.
                     - Children by each former marriage - Living/Dead
Birthplace
Rank or Profession
Ages
Residence:  Present/Usual
Parents:
  Subheadings - Names (Mother's maiden name)
                      - Father's rank or profession

Divorce indexes can be searched here:

https://www.prov.vic.gov.au/explore-collection/explore-topic/divorce-files-and-cause-books

Debra  :)


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Re: Victoria marriage record 1887
« Reply #3 on: Thursday 11 January 18 08:00 GMT (UK) »
Many thanks to Warncoort and Dundee for their replies.

Judith
BDF Twigg, Ellingham, Gates
BKM Bilbey, Collins, Brandon, Norwood, Smith
HAM Holloway (Romsey area)
HRT Brooks (Tring area)
LDN Saunders, Beedle
MDX Saunders
MLN Maitland, Robertson, McGlashan(all Edinburgh)
OXF Morby, Cross, Gardner (all Banbury area)
SAL Jones, Mathews, Higginson, Davies, Gobourn, Blount
WAR Pritchard (Birmingham)
WRY Dickinson, Atkinson, Mellon, Pritchard, Ashforth, Helliwell, Hague, Dungworth (all Sheffield area)