== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==
'''Marriage records''' may contain the
following information for both bride and groom : *Name
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.
== What Do I Do Next? ==
If these are indexes, the original records may contain additional information than was not indexed, or the information might have been indexed incorrectly. You may want to search for the original record at the [http://www.archives.com/search/vital?Location=CA&kw2=Search%20for%20California%20Vital%20Records&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI0N3O5ryq1QIVBkwNCh1LkgbaEAAYASAAEgL1mfD_BwE California Archives].
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
*Use the age or estimated birth date to find
county or [[California Vital Records]] such as birth, baptism, or death records *Use the information found in the record to find additional family members in census records
=== I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now? ===
*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives