JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Useful information when searching Cleveland, Ohio Marriages. #general

David Rubin


It seems lately there has been several requests about researching
families in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Some specifically about the
Historical Marriage License Index which is at:


Some folks don't know that the search field will find any
person (max 100) for the beginning character(s) you enter. Even
a single character.

Secondly, there is a way to find approximately when the marriage
occurred by the volume number associated with it. We are sure
this is posted other places, but we use a copy of the table that
is at the bottom of this link:


For instance volume 126 is for marriage >from Apr 1922 - June 1922.

Note that some of the Cuyahoga County Jewish marriages are indexed
in, and often include parents names. However, since
you are limited to a minimum three character search, the other index is
sometimes useful in finding alternative spellings of a given name or

David Rubin and Mrs. Rubin

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