Marriages – Surnames Starting with P

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Parker, Lavinia Mary and McDonald, Charles Edmond

March 18, 2017; Nova Scotia Genealogy

Lavinia Mary Parker and Charles Edward McDonald married 1874 in Halifax County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1874 – Book: 1816 – Page: 80 – Number: 424

Note from Diane: The text in the record was light, so view the record yourself to ensure I’m correct. Although the index states Charles’ middle name was Edward, I see Edmond.

  • Married on December 22, 1874 at Harrigan Cove by license, Church of England
  • Groom: Charles Edmond McDonald, age 23, bachelor, fisherman, living at Harrigan Cove, born at Harrigan; parents: Daniel (fisherman) and Mary
  • Bride: Lavinia Mary Parker, age 19, spinster, living at Owl’s Head, born BLANK, parents: Thos? (Thomas?) (coaster) and Letitia
  • Witnesses: John Kirker? and William? H.? Atkins
  • Clergyman: Rev. Ed. Ansell


Publicover, Amelia and Moser, Peter

Amelia Publicover and Peter Moser married 1871 in Halifax County
Item can be found in Registration Year: 1871 – Book: 1815 – Page: 202 – Number 511

  • Married on December 22, 1871 at Halifax by licence, Wesleyan Church
  • Groom: Peter Mosher (signed Moser), age 26, bachelor, fisherman, living at Bay of Islands, born Lunenburg; parents: Jacob (miner? or mariner) and May Mosher
  • Bride: Amelia Publicover, age 24, spinster, living at Bay of Islands; parents: John (fisherman) and Jane Publicover
  • Witnesses: Chas (Charlies?) Pace? and Georgina Barnster?
  • Clergyman: Rev. J. A. Rogers


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

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