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Subject: Re: Texas marriage law Date: 11/8/2013 12:01 PM
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This might help:

http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20120110212227AA...

Again, I do not know the law in Texas, but it seems to me you either need to formally declare a common law marriage sans ceremony, or you need to have some form of ceremony to activate the license. A traditional marriage license only gives you permission to get married, by a judge or other officiate. It is not in and of itself a certificate of marriage.

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