Marriage Register, St Paul's Presbyterian Church, 1859 to 1871

Production date
1859-1871
Current rights
Public Domain

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St Paul's Presbyterian Church Marriage Register dated 19 July 1859 to 5 October 1871.

This register includes numbered entries recording the date and place of marriage, name, age, profession and condition of the married parties. Each entry is signed by the officiating minister, witnesses and the married couple under The Marriage Act of 1854. The officiating ministers are: Peter Barclay, July 1859 to February 1867 and George Morice, March 1867 to October 1871.

Marriages include those of the whaler, William Morris to Elizabeth Paetoi on 13 January 1863, and Alexander Alexander to Charlotte (Harata) Tawhi on 8 June 1863.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Has been rebound with a hardback linen cover with leather spine and corners. The templates are printed in black ink on paper with entries handwritten in black ink.
Measurements
Height x Width: 248 x 390mm
Subject date
1859-1871
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, M2009/12/1
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, M2009/12/1
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, M2009/12/1
Credit line
gifted by St Paul's Presbyterian Church
Other number(s)
m2009/12/1, 52696

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