== What Do I Do Next? ==
When you have located your ancestor’s marriage record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors.
=== I Found
Who I was Looking for, What Now? ===
*Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
*Use locations to find family in census, church, and land records.
*Use the information to search for the family in additional state and county records.
*Continue to search the index and records to identify other relatives.
=== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now? ===
*Look for variant spellings of the names. You should also look for alias names, nicknames and abbreviated names.