Questions tagged [bigamy]

For questions about the practice of entering into a marriage while still married to another person, a crime in many countries.

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Did bigamous marriages need to be annulled?

I have a great great uncle Ernest who was legally married in England in 1905. He and wife went separate ways shortly after the birth of their daughter, who died at 11 months, but they did not divorce. ...
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What documentary trail should I expect for a bigamous marriage?

There is a story in my family about a cousin who had a child just after WW2 (the cousin is deceased and the child doesn't mind details being made public but they aren't necessary to this question). ...