FamilySearch Indexing:US, County Marriage Records, Project Updates
The following observations have been addressed. Click the Discussion tab at the top of this page to report new issues. Please reserve this page for Indexing Support responses.
Maiden Names - Both indexers and arbitrators need to be alert for this valuable information
Document Types - Marriage covers - Index if they have the name of the bride or groom, with or without a date - Kentucky Example
Other Documents - If there are other documents that do not pertain to a marriage, such as bonds for orphans, mark No Extractable Data.
Titles or Terms - If there are two or more, enter with a space and no punctuation - such as Mr Jr
Indexes - index if they have the names of the bride and groom and the marriage date - Examples
Medical records - are indexed. Information on the same image is combined into one record. On Medical Certificates index the when signed date - Example
Affidavits - index Affidavits - Example
Two Numbers on Top of Document - Use the number from the series that is consecutive.
Information in bride and groom columns switched - Type what you see, but in the correct fields.