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Parish Marriages - Ancestry

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KathleenBell Report 4 Feb 2013 00:57

Thanks very much DetEcTive.

I will try the sites you mention. Haven't done any family research for myself for ages but a contact through Genes has started me off again with this branch of my husbands tree, so I'll see what I can find.

Thanks again.

Kath. x


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 3 Feb 2013 23:36

This site says it has the image, at a cost to view of £2.29 via paypal

Or you could use

Purchase 4 credits for £4.95 and use one per event.

As you know all the details, apart from the witnesses, Durham Archive might have a free peek if they're not busy

or how about Sunderland local history centre?


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 3 Feb 2013 23:21

The same info is on familysearch, but again no image available :-(

Robert Henderson, "England, Marriages, 1538–1973 "

groom's name: Robert Henderson
bride's name: Dorothy Copeland
marriage date: 27 Dec 1828
marriage place: Sunderland,Durham,England
indexing project (batch) number: M00280-1
system origin: England-ODM
source film number: 91114, 91116


KathleenBell Report 3 Feb 2013 20:10


Kath. x


KathleenBell Report 3 Feb 2013 16:00

Thanks for looking GlitterBaby. I have just found this marriage today and if the Dorothy Copeland is the person I think she is then this might explain why a couple of extended family members have Henderson as a middle name.

Just thought the witnesses might confirm that it is the Dorothy I am hoping it is.

Kath. x


GlitterBaby Report 3 Feb 2013 15:54

Not found it but perhaps someone else will have better luck


KathleenBell Report 3 Feb 2013 15:34

I have found the following marriage on Findmypast but there is no image available:-

Parish Record Collection - Marriage Record

Day: 27
Month: Dec
Year: 1828
Groom forenames: Robert
Groom surname: Henderson
Grooms parish:
Groom other:
Bride forenames: Dorothy
Bride Surname: Copeland
Brides parish:
Bride other:
Place: Sunderland
Description: Sunderland, Holy Trinity
County: Durham

I just wondered if anyone with a subscription to Ancestry could check to see if the image is available on there and if it gave any more details - witnesses for example.

Thanks in advance.

Kath. x