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Clare, Family Solicitor
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Is a marriage performed in sygone between a british man and

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Is a marriage performed in sygone between a british man and sygone woman legal in britain . To remarry here to a british woman has proof to be shown to our registrar
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Just to check - do you mean that he was married in Saigon and was never divorced?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

He claims the womam was killed .i have seen no paper work at all .I was told about this after my marriage last july

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Did he declare the marriage to the Registrar?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


no

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
The marriage in Saigon was indeed valid so far as the Uk is concerned and he should both have declared it to the Registrar and shown the evidence that he was a Widower.
If she has not died and there has been no divorce then his marriage to you is bigamous
Please ask if you need further details
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi claire thanks for the info..can you tell me where to try to get marraige/divorce ../ death certs ....thanks

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Apparently you will have to instruct an agent in Vietnam to obtain these informationhttp://www.hg.org/article.asp?id=19115
Clare
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.


MANY THANKS . REALLY GOOD SERVICE

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
You are most welcome - i hope all goes well
Clare
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
You are most welcome - I hope all goes well
Clare

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