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Marriages could only be performed by certain religious denominations at various times in Ontario's history. Briefly those time periods are:

  • Before 1793 only Anglican and Roman Catholic could perform marriages
  • 1793-1798 District clerks could now also perform marriages if a couple lived more than 18 miles from the nearest Anglican clergy. Some Lutheran and Presbyterian ministers did perform marriages although it was illegal.
  • 1798-1831 Anglican, Roman Catholic, Church of Scotland, Lutheran, and Calvinist clergy could now perform marriages.
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