Marriage and Divorce Records

Marriages

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To the right -- a Currier & Ives print over the marriage certificate of Walter Brown and Mary Ford, Oct 1 1874, Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church, DC.

Announcement

Mr. Giles I. CUFFEY and Miss Sarah S. WELLS were married last Wednesday evening by Father DOUGHERTY, at the bride's residence, 1631 O street northwest. Many valuable and useful presents were received by the happy pair, who left on a wedding tour at 11pm. The reception will take place on Thanksgiving Day at Portsmouth, Va., the home of the groom. They will reside in the future in this city. Source: The Colored American. November 25, 1899. pg. 1. From the Chronicling America newspaper collection

Archives

DocumentDateContributor
CHASE-CHEZLEY Marriage Licenses 1811-1858 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
Congress St Methodist Church Marriages Jane Donovan
Early Trinity Church Marriage & Baptism Records 1795-1805 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
Evening Star, June 29, 1853, Marriages Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Evening Star, January 5, 1861, Marriages Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Evening Star, January 2, 1867, Marriages Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
JOHNSTON Marriage Licenses 1811-1858 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
JOICE-JONES Marriage Licenses 1811-1858 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
JONES Marriage Licenses 1811-1858 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
Marriage Annoucement: Tracy-Fifield: 1906 Washington Times April 2007 Leila
Marriage Licenses 1811-1858 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Marriage Register 1865-1900 Aug 2010 Ray Gurganus
PAYNE Marriages Jun 2003 D.L.Shotwell
Some Early Marriages Reported in DC Papers (1796-1802) Jan 2012 Susan Salus
Some Early Marriages Reported in DC Papers (1803-1810) Feb 2012 Susan Salus
Some Marriages at St. James Church, 1876-1885 Jun 2003 Debi Remer
Washington Post, December 13, 1877, Reed-Klotz Marriage Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Washington Post, May 1, 1879, Marriages Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Washington Post, August 8, 1879, Baldwin-Cooke Marriage Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Washington Post, November 14, 1886, Page 2 Marriages Mar 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 15, 1890, Marriage, F.P. Smoot to Mamie M. Beacham Mar 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 16, 1890, Marriages Mar 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 18, 1890 Marriages Feb 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 19, 1890 Marriages Apr 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 21, 1890 Marriages Apr 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, Feb 22, 1890 Marriages May 2005 Bonnie McDonald
Washington Post, January 4, 1893, Carter-Dickson Marriage Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Washington Post, January 5, 1893, Marriages Apr 2005 Margy Bousman
Washington Post, Jan 22, 1896 Marriages Feb 2005 Jamie Perez
Washington Post, Dec. 4, 1936 Licensed to Marry Jun 1998 Betty Topliff
Washington Post, Jan. 20, 1940 Applications for Marriage Jun 1998 Betty Topliff

Divorces

DocumentDateContributor
Washington Post, Jan 22, 1896 Divorces Feb 2005 Jamie Perez
Early Divorces Jul 2012 Susan Salus