Ask Me Help Desk

Ask Me Help Desk (
-   Marriage (
-   -   Marriage (

  • Feb 14, 2017, 06:39 AM
    Am I allowed to marry my maternal cousin's son? He is my mother's elder sister's daughter's son.
  • Feb 14, 2017, 06:48 AM
    In some places in the world, this may be allowed, but consult with your elders, parents first, in this matter. Or your local religious authority.
  • Feb 14, 2017, 08:25 AM
    I think that is far enough away to be married. Not completely sure though. Genetically and socially.

    Why are you so attracted to a distant family member?
  • Feb 14, 2017, 01:28 PM
    You have 1/2 your mother's chromosomes, and your aunt has the same as your mother. Your cousin has 1/4 (1/2 x 1/2). Her son has 1/8. That should be OK, but you need to know the law where you live.
  • Feb 14, 2017, 06:50 PM
    It will depend on where you live, for not only the laws on marriage but the social acceptance. In most places, yes you should be able to

  • All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:38 AM.