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From: Ron Lankshear <>
Subject: Re: [LON] Fw: Dead wife's niece
Date: Sun, 01 Jul 2007 13:56:17 +1000
Prayer Book Table of affinity
The big change in early 1900s was for a deceased wife's sister
Nina Harkey wrote:
> I have been following this thread but for the life of me still cannot
> imagine a dead wife's niece would be a taboo for marriage.
> After all, people married bothers or sisters, even parents of dead spouses.
> Am I missing some unspoken rule here? I imagine there is no legal reason
> this is not possible, doubt the
> church would have a problem either????