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Certificate of Marriage - Issued to George Stanesby & Sarah Barnes, 28 Nov 1854 Document Reg. No: HT 16864

Marriage certificate for George Herbert Stanesby, age 24 of London, and Sarah Barnes, age 27 of Camberwell, Surrey, who married at St Peters Church of England in Melbourne on 28 November 1854. The certificate also lists the names of George and Sarah's parents and George's occupation, which is recorded as builder.
Paper certificate, blue paper with black typed print and handwritten personal details. Numerous folds.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Lorraine Doherty, 2007
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.00 cm (Height), 18.90 cm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: immigration, marriage customs rites, certificates, migration settlement, english immigration
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015
Primary Classification: GOVERNANCE
Secondary Classification: Citizenship & Identification
Tertiary Classification: weddings
Issued To: Mr George Stanesby, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 28 Nov 1854
Issued To: Sarah Barnes, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 28 Nov 1854
Place & Date of Event: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 28 Nov 1854

George and Sarah were married at St. Peter's Church, Melbourne on this date

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