Beginning in 1852, all register of wills in Pennsylvania counties were required to keep separate registrations of marriages. However, this legislation was short lived and was repealed in 1855 leaving a small range of years for vital records.
Search Tip: An index is in the front section. Names within this marriage register are arranged chronologically by the date recorded. Not every marriage was registered in compliance with this legislation. Researchers should consult church records for additional marriage record sources.
Lancaster County Marriage Registrations 1852-1855