Translation of the 1863 marriage record of Maurice Halter and Katherin Wunch at Holy Cross Church in Warsaw, Poland
It did happen in the parish of the Holy Cross - Swietego Krzyza- on the fifteenth day of November, year one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, at five o'clock in the afternoon. We make it known, that in the consciousness of witnesses August Szefner, thirty- seven years old, and Franciszek Kaczorowski ,forty- eight years old, residing in Warsaw, both masters shoemaker, today has been concluded religious marriage between Maurycy Halter, widow of Karolina born Witmajer, deceased on the first day of August of the current year in the local parish, master shoemaker , residing in Warsaw, under the number one thousand three hundred and four, Nowy Swiat street, born in the city of Wittenberg, son of the late Jozef and Maryanna born Pfau, spouses Halter, forty- six years old, and Katarzyna Wunsch, young woman staying with her father, residing in Warsaw, under the number one thousand three hundred and four , Nowy Swiat street, born in the village of Marki, province of Warsaw, daughter of Mateusz and the late Katarzyna born Kweter, spouses Wunsch, nineteen years old. This marriage was preceded by three announcements, here in Warsaw in the parish of the Holy Cross, on thirty of August, sixth and thirteenth of September of the current year. New spouses declared they did not sign a prenuptial agreement between themselves. This act was read to the newlywed and witnesses and to the father of the newlywed (bride) giving permission to this marriage, then it was signed by the newlywed (groom), one witness, the father and us. The newlywed (bride) and the second witness do not write.
August Szefner X (ksiadz) Luniewski Prefekt