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Previous marriage dissolved

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Kentishmaid Report 14 Jan 2022 20:19

I have a marriage certificate showing a marriage in 1969 where the woman's status is shown as previous marriage dissolved. Has anyone else come across this ? Family gossip says that at some point the lady in question was ' sectioned. ' and spent time in some kind of asylum. Not sure what to make of it at all


ErikaH Report 14 Jan 2022 20:32

Dissolved means divorced

For full explanation google ‘marriage dissolved’


Kentishmaid Report 14 Jan 2022 20:36

Thank you.

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 16 Jan 2022 16:28

I have sometimes seen added detail too like 'previously the wife of (previous husband's name' )

which was very useful.


Kentishmaid Report 19 Jan 2022 19:30

How I wish that I had that detail Gwyn, have not been able to find her first marriage, or her maiden name.


ErikaH Report 19 Jan 2022 19:58

Isn’t her father named on the marriage cert?

Did she have children?


Kentishmaid Report 19 Jan 2022 20:08

Father's name is very hard to read, tried several variations but got nowhere..

No children