Can you marry someone who lives in a different state?

Can you marry someone who lives in a different state?

Although a marriage license is not transferable from state to state, a legal marriage in any state is legal across the entire United States. The license simply allows a couple to get married, but the certificate is proof of a legal marriage.

Can you get legally married in two states?

You can marry the same person in every state and every country. You just can't be married to two or more different people at the same time.

What state can you get married in one day?

Most states allow you to get married immediately after a marriage license is issued. There are seven exceptions. Delaware, Illinois, and New York have a one-day wait. Maryland has a two-day wait.

Can you get married in a courthouse then in a church?

If for instance, you decide to have a civil marriage abroad and want a Catholic blessing afterwards, this is possible. Getting married in the Catholic Church after a civil ceremony is recognised as 'convalidation'. This allows couples to retake their vows in an officiated ceremony.