Marriages – Surnames Starting with A

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Anderssen / Anderson

Anderssen, Carl H. and Tingley, Anna Rebecca

arch 20, 2017; Nova Scotia Genealogy

Annie R. Tingley and Carl H. Anderson married 1895 in Cumberland County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1895 – Book: 1810 – Page: 137 – Number: 83

  • Married June 4, 1895 at Northport by Licese, Ref. Presbyterian
  • Groom: Carl H. Anderssen, age 28, bachelor, captain, living at Moss, Norway, Born at Moss, Norway, parents: Andrew (ship owner) and Hilda
  • Bride: Annie R. Tingley, age 17, spinster, living at Northport, born at Northport, parents: Humphrey (sea capt.) and Annie
  • Witnesses: George B. Hillman and Agnes L. Campbell
  • Clergyman: Rev. Joseph H. Brownell


Atkins, Grace Evelyn and Travis, Charles Lockhart

March 16, 2017; Nova Scotia Genealogy

Grace Evelyn Atkins and Charles Lockhart Travis married 1930 in Halifax County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1930 – Book: 59 – Page: 214

  • Groom: Charles Lockhart Travis, age 28, bachelor, manufacturer’s agent, United Church of Canada
  • Residence: 18 Lucknow Street, Halifax, NS
  • Place of Birth: Halifax, NS
  • Father: Charles Alfred Travis, born St. John, NB
  • Mother: Elizabeth M. Torfe?
  • Groom can read and write
  • Bride: Grace Evelyn Atkins, age 29, spinster, stenographer, United Church of Canada
  • Residence: 87 Preston Street, Halifax, NS
  • Place of Birth: Harrigan Cove, Halifax County, NS
  • Father: George W. Atkins, born Harrigan Cove
  • Mother: Margaret C. Smith
  • Bride can read and write
  • Married on July 20, 1930 at 87 Preston Street, Halifax, NS, license No. 17214
  • Signatures: C. Lockhart Travis and Grace E. Atkins
  • Witnesses: Marjorie A. Nearston? of 150 Henry Street, Halifax, NS, and Chas (Charles) G. Fisher of 106 Windsor Street, Halifax, NS
  • Clergyman: Harry B. Clarke, 25 Vernon Street, Halifax, NS, United Church of Canada

Atkins, Lucinda and Whitman, George M.

February 14, 2017; Nova Scotia Genealogy

Lucinda Atkins and George M. Whitman married 1885 in Guysborough County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1885 – Book: 1814 – Page: 129 – Number: 69

  • Married on November 21, 1885 at Liscomb by license, Church of England
  • Groom: George M. Whitman, age 24, bachelor, tinsmith, living at Salmon River, born at Salmon River, parents: Leonard and Catherine
  • Bride: Lucinda Atkins, age 22, spinster, living at Harrigan Cove, born at Harrigan Cove, parents: George (fisherman) and Elizabeth
  • Witnesses: Jane Johnson and Alice Johnson
  • Clergyman: Rev. Richard Johnson

Atkins, Margaret and Balcom, Samuel James

March 22, 2017; Nova Scotia Genealogy

Margaret Atkins and Samuel James Balcom married 1872 in Halifax County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1872 – Book: 1815 – Page: 209 – Number: 1

  • Married on February 6, 1872 at Sheet Harbour by license, Presbyterian
  • Groom: Samuel James Balcom, age 25, bachelor, mariner, living at Sheet Harbour, born at Sheet Harbour, parents: Samuel (fisherman) and Nancy Balcom
  • Bride: Margaret Atkins, age 22, spinster, living at Newdy Quoddy, born at BLANK, parents: Henry (fisherman) and Frances Atkins
  • Witnesses: A. J. Brown and James Balcom
  • Clergyman: Rev. A. ?. Dickie


Nova Scotia Genealogy: Vital Records for the province of Nova Scotia

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