Banns or li­cence

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Most cou­ples mar­ry­ing in a church did so af­ter the read­ing of banns three con­sec­u­tive weeks be­fore the wed­ding. If a mar­riage li­cence was granted in­stead then there may be a sep­a­rate record. Non­con­formist mar­riages were ‘by cer­tifi­cate’.

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