|These Jones County Marriage Books were generously transcribed for the Jones County page by Joyce Wells and JoAnn Walters. Data entry by Joanne Wilken and HTML conversion by Richard Harrison and Ann-Marie Lindstrom. Listings have been rearranged alphabetically by groom's surname and by bride's surname. Spelling and other errors are as in the originals. Known errors are footnoted and you are encouraged to submit additional corrections to Richard Harrison.
Marriages were not always immediately recorded in those days. There will be some overlap, date-wise, between marriage books.
After 1880, the law required parents' names on marriage licenses. Marriages before then do not have parents names.
After 1880, there is also additional information that is not given in this transcription:
The Jones County Genealogical Society has the marriages on microfilm at the library. We will be happy to provide the above information to interested parties. Write to Joanne Wilken.
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