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Rosamund Report 16 Feb 2019 22:29

I'd like to find a divorce notice from 1950, but don't know how to go about it, thanks.

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 16 Feb 2019 22:32

Very few divorce records for that time have been kept

From the national archives site

The survival rate of divorce case files is:

1858-1927: almost 100%
1928-1937: 80%
After 1937: less than 0.2%
No case files survive from the district registries set up in 1927.


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 19 Feb 2019 10:22

You might be able to apply for a copy of the Decree Absolute. It would cost £45


Rosamund Report 20 Feb 2019 19:34

thank you both for your replies.