The Marriage Law of England: A Practical Guide to the Legal Requirements Connected with the Preliminary Formalities, Solemnization, and Registration of the Matrimonial Contract : with an Appendix of Statutes, Etc
Shaw & Sons, 1873 - 440 pages
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The Marriage Law of England: A Practical Guide to the Legal Requirements ...
James T. Hammick
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Page 229 - Whenever any book or other document is of such a public nature as to be admissible in evidence on its mere production from the proper custody, and no statute exists which renders its contents provable by means of a copy, any copy thereof or extract therefrom shall be admissible...
Page 353 - Commissioners of Police of the Metropolis shall be done by such One of the said Commissioners as One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State shall from Time to Time be pleased to appoint.
Page 321 - And each of the parties shall say to the other, ' I call upon these persons here present to witness that I, AB, do take thee CD to be my lawful wedded wife [or husband.'] Provided also, that there be no lawful impediment to the marriage of such parties.
Page 33 - Marriage shall be declared to be dissolved, but not sooner, it shall be lawful for the respective Parties thereto to marry again, as if the prior Marriage had been dissolved by Death...
Page 341 - ... and, where either of the parties, not being a widower or widow, shall be under the age of twentyone years, that the consent of the person or persons whose consent to such marriage is required under the provisions of this act has been obtained thereto...
Page 110 - At the day and time appointed for Solemnization of Matrimony, the Persons to be married shall come into the body of the Church, or shall be ready in some proper house, with their friends and neighbours...
Page 27 - Provided, that nothing in this section contained shall extend to any second marriage, contracted elsewhere than in England and Ireland by any other than a subject of Her Majesty, or to any person marrying a second time whose husband or wife shall have been continually absent from such person for the space of seven years then last past, and shall not have been known by such person to be living within that time...
Page 346 - General to sue for the forfeiture of all estate and interest in any property accruing to the offending party by such marriage; and the proceedings thereupon, and the consequences thereof, shall be the same as are provided by law in the like case with regard to marriages solemnized by licence in England according to the rites of the Church of England.