Common Law Marriage In Missouri

COMMON LAW MARRIAGE IN MISSOURI. 2000 most common english words.

Common Law Marriage In Missouri

    common law

  • The part of English law that is derived from custom and judicial precedent rather than statutes. Often contrasted with statutory law
  • The body of English law as adopted and modified separately by the different states of the US and by the federal government
  • Denoting a partner in a marriage by common law (which recognized unions created by mutual agreement and public behavior), not by a civil or ecclesiastical ceremony
  • case law: (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
  • a system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws; “common law originated in the unwritten laws of England and was later applied in the United States”
  • common-law(p): based on common law; “a common-law right”


  • A similar long-term relationship between partners of the same sex
  • the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce); “a long and happy marriage”; “God bless this union”
  • two people who are married to each other; “his second marriage was happier than the first”; “a married couple without love”
  • the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony; “their marriage was conducted in the chapel”
  • A relationship between married people or the period for which it lasts
  • The formal union of a man and a woman, typically recognized by law, by which they become husband and wife


  • a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
  • A major river in North America, one of the main tributaries of the Mississippi River. It rises in the Rocky Mountains in Montana and flows 2,315 miles (3,736 km) to meet the Mississippi River just north of St. Louis
  • the longest river in the United States; arises in Montana and flows southeastward to become a tributary of the Mississippi at Saint Louis; “The Missouri and Mississippi Rivers together form the third longest river in the world”
  • a member of the Siouan people formerly inhabiting the valley of the Missouri river in Missouri
  • A state in the central part of the US, bounded on the east by the Mississippi River; pop. 5,595,211; capital, Jefferson City; statehood, Aug. 10, 1821 (24). It was acquired as part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and admitted as a state as part of the Missouri Compromise

common law marriage in missouri

Marriage Stone

Marriage Stone
A marriage stone located within the 千岁 (translated as "thousand age") temple at Repulse Bay. It is said that believers, after touching the stone, will receive blessings to find their other half.

[Shot taken at Repulse Bay, Hong Kong.]

Missouri River

Missouri River
Missouri River taken from Mandan Indian Village Overlook in Bismarck, ND.