Thursday, November 20, 2014

319 Born in Greece - British Columbia, Canada Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932



FamilySearch.org has a FREE database titled BRITISH COLUMBIA MARRIAGE REGISTRATIONS, 1859-1932.  

There are 319 people listed with Greece as their place of birth.  You will be able to view and print the actual registration form.

RECORD CONTENT

Marriage records usually contain the following information:
  • Names of bride and groom
  • Ages of bride and groom
  • Residences when married
  • Places of birth
  • Marital status
  • Names of parents (father’s name only in most pre-confederation records)
  • Names of witnesses and their residences
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Religious denominations of bride and groom
  • Name of person performing the marriage
  • Whether marriage was by license or by banns