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Divorce records

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Cornish Susie

Cornish Susie Report 23 Jan 2013 14:30

If you want to waste several hours try looking at the new Divorce records on Ancestry! I didn't find the one I was hoping for, but got really hooked reading all the petitions etc - some even have copies of the marriage cert. too. I was a bit puzzled at first as the names coming up weren't anything like the one I was searching for, but then realised that anyone named in the petition is also indexed. All very interesting, if somewhat time consuming!

Sue

wisechild

wisechild Report 23 Jan 2013 14:47

Beats playing Solitaire when you are bored.
Haven´t looked yet, but would imagine they are addictive.

DazedConfused

DazedConfused Report 23 Jan 2013 15:59

About a year ago I was contemplating sending off for divorce papers related to an ancestor of mine. Never did, and now those papers are on Ancestry RESULT!!!!!

So happy I did not waste my money.

And a copy of the original marriage certificate was there as well. Lots of information.