Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

8/9/2006

Scotland the place once day is named

DECIDING to marry abroad is not entirely a new trend. Before Madonna and Guy put Skibo Castle in Sutherland on the international wedding map there was the original Las Vegas of Scottish matrimony – Gretna.

This accessible border town was particularly popular for southern neighbours wishing to avoid stringent English marriage laws during the 18th century. for more click here

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