Find your ancestors in Leicestershire marriage licences, 1604-1891

What can these records tell me?

Each result will provide both a transcript and image of the original record. Images have been provided by the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester, & Rutland. Transcripts will vary in the amount of detail contained, but most records will include the following fields:

  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Birth year
  • Residence
  • Licence year
  • Licence date
  • Parish
  • Spouse’s first name(s)
  • Spouse’s last name
  • Spouse’s birth year
  • Spouse’s residence
  • Denomination
  • County

Later records will often include additional details such as marital status and age. The images of the original records may also be able to provide additional insight, occasionally including the groom’s profession.