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martynsue Report 12 Oct 2013 14:26

does anyone have membership to this site .
would you be kind enough to look at a marriage for me,

William bird & Elizabeth cozens 1787 in berkhampson Hertfordshire,

would like to know what detail's are shown,

thank you

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 12 Oct 2013 14:32

There will only be thier names and the witnesses.


martynsue Report 12 Oct 2013 14:37

ok thank you


jax Report 12 Oct 2013 14:40

Parish Records Collection marriage
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Banns Day:28
Banns Month:May
Banns Year:1787
Groom's Forename(s):Wm
Groom's Surname:Bird
Groom's Parish:Berkhamstead, St Peter
Bride's Forename(s):Elizth
Bride's Surname:Cozens
Bride's Parish:Berkhamstead, St Peter
Marriage Day:
Marriage Month:
Marriage Year:
Record source:Hertfordshire Banns - Transcripts


martynsue Report 12 Oct 2013 14:43

thank you jax


Barry Report 12 Oct 2013 14:46

An entry on FreeReg shows the marriage date as 1 July 1787

file no 21731


martynsue Report 12 Oct 2013 14:49

thank's barry


jax Report 12 Oct 2013 14:56

If you want a copy of that what I posted..which Is only the banns no witness's just that they are both of the parish I will send it


martynsue Report 12 Oct 2013 14:59

what you have found for me is all I need ,thank you