Caroline County, Maryland Marriage References, 1774-1850


Over 7500 marriages are listed in this volume compiled from over 25 different sources. This book would make an excellent starting point for your Caroline County research. Each entry lists the source, so you can find those land records, probate records, etc. with ease. A comprehensive compilation of marriage references, actual and implied. It is much more than just names and dates. In many instances, the reader will find births and deaths, names of parents, children, and other relatives, military service information and places of residence and burials. These marriage references were gleaned from licenses, land records, probate records (wills, accounts, inventories, distributions, and testamentary proceedings), bibles, church records, tombstone inscriptions, newspapers, military records, and family histories.

Debbie Hooper

2009, 5½x8½, paper, index, 311 pp.