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From: "Mal Pace" <>
Subject: Re: Marriage Impediments(2)
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2002 16:28:03 +1200
References: <F31gPD7Fjm0fwYdka0f0000427a@hotmail.com> <00cb01c1ea2d$b8169480$be2069d5@ColleenMorrison>


Hi - my mother would tell you that men/husbands are! Cheers, Mal.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Colleen" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, April 23, 2002 6:44 AM
Subject: Re: Marriage Impediments(2)


> Are we splitting hairs here and pussyfooting around the real issue - is
> marriage the real impediment? Okay, okay, sorry - I'll go away.
>
> Colleen
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tina Kirby" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, April 22, 2002 8:46 AM
> Subject: Re: Marriage Impediments(2)
>
>
> >
> > "Note, there was never a restriction on marriage between cousins."
> >
> > Which probably explains why one branch of my family repeatedly married
> their
> > cousins. No wonder my 3x great grandfather left the village and
journeyed
> > far far east to Essex from Wiltshire. Needed some fresh blood. ;-)
> >
> > Tina
> >
> >
> > ----Original Message Follows----
> > From: "Noel Clark" <>
> > To:
> > Subject: Marriage Impediments(2)
> > Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2002 11:38:07 +1000
> >
> > Listers, I'm now no quite so sure that the list contained on the 1662
> > Book of Common Prayer web-site is complete.
> >
> > My typewritten list of impediments, taken from a book by Colin Chapman,
> > includes "brother's wife" and "wife's sister", but I can't see these
> > impediments listed on the web-site.
> >
> > So here's the list I have.
> >
> > A man may not marry his:
> > 1. Grandmother
> > 2. Grandfather's wife
> > 3. Wife's grandmother
> > 4. Father's sister
> > 5. Mother's sister
> > 6. Father's brother's wife
> > 7. Mother's brother's wife
> > 8. Wife's father's sister
> > 9. Wife's mother's sister
> > 10. Mother
> > 11. Step-mother
> > 12. Wife's mother
> > 13. Daughter
> > 14. Wife's daughter
> > 15. Son's wife
> > 16. Sister
> > 17. Wife's sister
> > 18. Brother's wife
> > 19. Son's daughter
> > 20. Daughter's daughter
> > 21. Son's son's wife
> > 22. Daughter's son's wife
> > 23. Wife's son's daughter
> > 24. Wife's daughter's daughter
> > 25. Brother's daughter
> > 26. Sister's daughter
> > 27. Brother's son's wife
> > 28. Sister's son's wife
> > 29. Wife's brother's daughter
> > 30. Wife's sister's daughter.
> >
> > For the impediments for a woman, simply reverse the sex. So, for
> > example, item 29 for a woman is "Husband's sister's son" and item 30 is
> > "Husband's brother's son".
> >
> > Note, there was never a restriction on marriage between cousins.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Noel
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > BMD Index On-Line
> > CountryWide : http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/
> > Cambridgeshire :
> > http://www.camcnty.gov.uk/sub/register/
> > Cheshire : http://www.cheshirebmd.org.uk/
> >
> >
> > Visit http://www.swangen.co.uk/genes/ to access my family tree site.
> >
> > It includes some resources and details on my ancestral lines. All
> Cannings
> > Census 1851-1891.
> >
> > Counties ancestors were born in :
> > Berkshire - Simms, Knapp
> > Dorset - Phillips, Gale
> > Essex - Hobbs, Mason, Redgwell, Coe,
> > Cock, Sneezham, Taylor, Wright,
> > Shoesmith, Deighton
> > Hampshire - Smith(mat) Vernham's Dean
> > Kent - Kember
> > London - Hobbs, Smart, Colwell, Kirby,
> > Fox, Hodges, Burl
> > Somerset - Biggs
> > Staffordshire - Kent, Lane, Whitehouse
> > Surrey - Heathorn
> > Suffolk - Coe, Coppen, Lister, Sergeant
> > Sussex - Sims
> > Wiltshire - Smith(mat) Marlborough/Ramsbury
> > Smith(pat) Broad Hinton
> > Swanborough, Hiscock, Perry,
> > Most of All Cannings village
> > Worcestershire - Baylis, Hickman, Whitehouse
> >
> >
> > _________________________________________________________________
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> http://explorer.msn.com/intl.asp.
> >
> >
>
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