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Marriage after Birth about 1750, England

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Re: Marriage after Birth about 1750, England

Posted: 14 Feb 2013 5:01AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Feb 2013 7:00AM GMT
Quite possible Alan. Until the Harwick marriage act couples could be considered as married just by living together.

Also in some places like Yorkshire, south of the North York Moors, it was almost a custom to ensure that a girl could bear you a child before you married her.

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alanjw2938 13 Feb 2013 4:28PM GMT 
BryanHoggarth 14 Feb 2013 12:01PM GMT 
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