Marriage transcripts

This collection comprises annuity statements, accounts of deaths, death certificates, and marriage certificates relating to the subscribers and nominees of the English tontine of 1789; the Irish tontines of 1773, 1775, and 1777; and the life annuities of 1766 to 1779.

Although known as English or Irish tontines, it is important to note that subscribers and nominees could come from all over the British Isles as well as mainland Europe.

Marriage transcripts will include all or some of the following information:

  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Sex
  • Condition
  • Age
  • Birth year
  • Residence
  • Father’s name
  • Marriage year
  • Marriage date
  • By license or banns
  • Spouse’s first name(s)
  • Spouse’s last name
  • Spouse’s age
  • Spouse’s residence
  • Spouse’s father’s occupation
  • Year
  • Archive reference