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From: Eugene Stackhouse <>
Subject: Re: [Phly-Rts] Marriage Records
Date: Tue, 8 Sep 2009 11:40:46 -0400
The state does not have Philadelphia marriage records. Marriages in PA are held at the county level.
Marriage License Bureau
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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> Date: Tue, 8 Sep 2009 09:39:02 -0400
> Subject: Re: [Phly-Rts] Marriage Records
> For a 1920 M in Phila., you have to either go in person to Phila.
> City Hall or order it from the state. It is not available through
> the LDS or the City Archives.
> Claire K.
> On Sep 8, 2009, at 9:16 AM, wrote:
> > Can you get the Marriage Record on film from the LDS so you can
> > print it
> > out for yourself?
> > I have a Marriage Application fo Bertha M Donahue marrying Howard
> > H Hanst
> > 1920 431173. Is there a Film Number or would the LDS know? I
> > have to
> > go 30 miles there just to order it so I'd like to know if someone
> > has a list
> > of the numbers. Thank you
> > Joan in FL
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