Monterey County

Marriage Records, Marriage Licenses, Marriage Indexes:

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Monterey County Clerk-Recorder
P.O. Box 29
Salinas CA 93902


History: Formed 1850-original county.
County Seat=Salinas

Communities in Monterey County where your ancestors may have had a wedding and lived: Ambler Park, Aromas, Boronda, Bradley, Bryson, Carmel Highlands, Carmel Valley Village, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Castroville, Chualar, Confederate Corners, Corral de Tierra, Del Monte Forest, Del Rey Oaks, Elkhorn, Gonzales, Gorda, Greenfield, Jamesburg, Jolon, King City, Las Lomas, Lockwood, Lucia, Marina, Millers Ranch, Monterey, Moss Landing, Notleys Landing, Old Hilltown, Pacific Grove, Pacific Grove Acres, Pajaro, Parkfield, Pebble Beach, Pine Canyon, Plaskett, Posts, Prunedale, Robles Del Rio, Salinas, San Ardo, San Benancio, San Lucas, Sand City, Seaside, Slates Hot Springs, Soledad, Spreckels, Sycamore Flat, Tassajara Hot Springs, and White Rock.

Newspapers: Wedding and anniversary announcements among other great genealogy clues, newspapers are often be the best way to find out where a marriage took place. The Library of Congress (free access) has archived 18 newspapers in Monterey County for these areas: California, Camp Roberts, Carmel, Carmel Valley, Castroville, Fort Ord, Gonzales, Greenfield, King City, Monterey, Moss Landing, New Republic, Pacific Grove, Pajaro, Salinas, Seaside, Soledad, Spreckels.

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