church register

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noun

Origin of church register

First recorded in 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for church register

  • If the late Mr. Armadale's lawyers want a proof of your marriage, they won't go to the church-register for it, I can promise you!'

    Armadale|Wilkie Collins
  • His marriage is recorded in the church-register of July 1, 1773.