Widowed 5 years, am I free to remarry?

Asked 11 months ago - Phoenix, AZ

I live in AZ, fiancee lives in AL,
Do I need paperwork stating I am a widow, like previous husbands death certificate? thank you,

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  1. Monica H Donaldson Stewart


    Contributor Level 15


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    Answered . In Arizona, you are NOT required to show proof of the death of your former spouse as a condition of obtaining a marriage license. You are free to remarry.

    ** This response is provided as general information only and does not constitute legal advice or otherwise... more
  2. Charles R Smith

    Contributor Level 16


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    Answered . I agree with Monica, you are free to remarry. Sorry for your loss. Congratulations on finding a new love.

    The above "answer" is for discussion purposes only and is neither intended as legal advice nor to create an... more
  3. Lee Alan Thompson

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Yes

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