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== Connecticutt Marriage Index ==
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== Connecticut Marriage Index ==
  
[[Connecticut, Marriage Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Connecticut, Marriage Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] has more detailed information about the Index and lists several helpful sites.
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[[Connecticut, Marriage Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Connecticut, Marriage Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] has more detailed information about the Index and lists several helpful sites.  
  
[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1936542 FamilySearch Collection] allows a search for marriages on the Connecticut Marriage Index.
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1936542 FamilySearch Collection] allows a search for marriages on the Connecticut Marriage Index.  
  
 
[http://www.publiclibraries.com/records/connecticut.htm Connecticut Public Library] has a searchable database.
 
[http://www.publiclibraries.com/records/connecticut.htm Connecticut Public Library] has a searchable database.
 
  
 
== Web Sites ==
 
== Web Sites ==

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In Connecticut the town clerks recorded the marriage records. Some marriages were recorded as early as 1640. Many town records have been filmed and are available at the {{Family History Library]], family history centers, and the New England Historic Genealogical Society.

The town of Groton, New London, Connecticut is a popular place for eloping couples because there was no waiting period between the license and the marriage.

Connecticut Vital Records gives an overview of marriage records in Connecticut.

Connecticut Online Genealogy Records is another useful site.

Connecticut Department of Health gives information for obtaining a copy of the marriage license.


Connecticut Marriage Index

Connecticut, Marriage Index (FamilySearch Historical Records) has more detailed information about the Index and lists several helpful sites.

FamilySearch Collection allows a search for marriages on the Connecticut Marriage Index.

Connecticut Public Library has a searchable database.

Web Sites