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The Rev. John Schultz, The Tack ‘Em Clergyman

The Rev. John Schultz was a notorious German clergyman who married over 3,000 couples in Dublin between 1806 and 1837. Such marriages were often conducted in secret, perhaps because the couple were of mixed religion, or the bride was pregnant, or there was family disapproval, or simply to keep the costs low.