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Catalog Number MF7
Object Name microfilm
Scope & Content microfilm

REMARKS:Microfilm copy of one of several "Marriage Books" kept in the office of the Clerk of Court of Douglas County. Marriage Books were important as official registries for owners of real property. Each entry in a marriage book shows the individuals being married, the individual performing the ceremony, and the names of witnesses to the ceremony. On the microfilm box is the caption, "This book also has the estates of Isaiah Houghes [sic], A.B. Coats, Nathan Schofield (?), J.M. Cozad."
Title Douglas County Marriage Book No. 2
Collection ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS
Accession number 1997.116