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Scottish or English marriage?


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I can't find the marriage of the Rev John Heelis and Esther Martin both from Westmorland. Esther was born in Patterdale in 1827 and John was born in 1826 in Dufton. They were last seen as single in 1851, both in the same house. Esther's father was the church warden and John was the assistant curate. John got his own charge in Oban Scotland in 1854 to 1858. Esther and John had a daughter Jane Lorraine in 1856 in Oban. So where did they marry? Can't find them on the English BMD. So did John go ahead to earn a bit of money and make the Manse ready and then they married in Oban? Is there a way to look up Scottish marriages free? Only need the place and date. I already know the rest of the info.