If a marriage certificate is lost, damaged, or destroyed, use this free, printable affidavit as proof of a legal wedding ceremony.
AFFIDAVIT OF MARRIAGE
STATE OF ____________________
COUNTY OF ____________________
In order to secure the health benefits of ____________________ for my partner/spouse, I swear that the following things are factual and true to the best of my knowledge:
That I, cannot find my original, official marriage certificate after due diligence, OR that the original certificate has been damaged beyond repair.
That on the date, ____________________ in the city of ____________________, in the county of ____________________, in the state of ____________________, I legally and ceremonially married/entered into an official domestic partnership with ____________________.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this ____________________ day of ____________________ 20 ____________________
My commission expires ____________________ 20 ____________________