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Deceased Wife's Sister's Marriage Act 1907


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This Act allows the marriage of a widower with his wife's sister. Its provisions, and those of the corresponding Deceased Brother's Widow's Marriage Act 1921, were in conflict with the ecclesiastical law of the C of E until the Canons were amended in 1946.

Subjects: Christianity.


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