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How many times has your DP/DH been married?

(28 Posts)
HooseRice Thu 02-Jun-16 19:37:04

Interesting other thread.

My DH has been married to me and that's it. I lived with 2 others but DH and I didn't move in together til the year of the wedding.

My friend won't marry her DP of over 20 years as she doesn't want to be the 4th Mrs Richmond grin

Just5minswithDacre Thu 02-Jun-16 19:39:16


AutumnRose1988 Thu 02-Jun-16 19:39:46

I can understand a little bit where she is coming from if say she had been with him 3 years but 20! I think no one would even remember the previous 3 marriages they are so long ago!

Just5minswithDacre Thu 02-Jun-16 19:39:53


Just5minswithDacre Thu 02-Jun-16 19:40:19


Goingtobeawesome Thu 02-Jun-16 19:41:25

Just me

I've lived with two other males of the species before.

YouCantBeSadHoldingACupcake Thu 02-Jun-16 19:45:44

I'm dh second wife. He is my 1st husband

NewLife4Me Thu 02-Jun-16 19:59:04

We have both only been married to each other, and I was only his third gf.
I have never lived with anyone else but had boyfriends.
We met nearly 28 years ago.

FiveGoMadInDorset Thu 02-Jun-16 20:05:25

I am his third wife, he is my first husband

Meow75 Thu 02-Jun-16 20:07:29

First wife, first husband. Only second g/f and b/f each too.

Only1scoop Thu 02-Jun-16 20:11:31

Both of us never married

Him 50's
Me 40's

Wonkydonkey44 Thu 02-Jun-16 20:13:47

I'm my dh 3rd wife , he's my 2nd dh 😀

NatashaRomanoff Thu 02-Jun-16 20:24:00

DH had never had any serious relationship before me. I lived with one person before him. Only marriage for us both.

AutumnRose1988 Thu 02-Jun-16 20:24:22

I know a lot of women (well 4) who are third wives and a man who is a 4th husband and no one bats an eyelash because the couples are happy and the other relationships are water under the bridge.
Years ago I was friends with a girl who's mum married at 17 and divorced 6 months later due to DV so that was good on her that she got out of it so quickly then she was married to number 2 for 16 years and about the same to number 3 and then still married to 4 x

HomeGeekHome Thu 02-Jun-16 20:28:04

I'm his one and only! He was engaged before but she cheated on him, and MIL never liked her so it was definitely doomed!

ThePortlyPinUp Thu 02-Jun-16 20:28:40

I'm his 3rd wife but he is my first husband. He was getting married for the first time in the same year that I started infants school.

2nds Thu 02-Jun-16 20:29:16

He was married once before, me I've never walked up the aisle.

2nds Thu 02-Jun-16 20:30:09

Oh BTW my fella was engaged I think about 4 times as well lol

Only1scoop Thu 02-Jun-16 20:33:00

Blimey some of these DP's must looorrvvvv wedding cake grin

ThePinkOcelot Thu 02-Jun-16 20:39:15

Just the once for each of us - to each other.

SockQueen Thu 02-Jun-16 20:54:16

Just once for each of us (to each other). I'd had one serious relationship prior to him, he'd had two, but neither of us had lived with anyone else - we got together at 22 so not a huge amount of time beforehand for other relationships!

HooseRice Thu 02-Jun-16 21:03:02

S'up Just5?

DailyMailYobos Thu 02-Jun-16 22:29:58

Dh and I have only been married once, to each other.

Chasingsquirrels Thu 02-Jun-16 22:34:20

Same as me - as of yesterday we've both been married twice (both first marriages ended in divorce).

foodiefil Thu 02-Jun-16 22:42:58

My DP has been married twice. Once to college sweetheart, the second to someone he had been with a year. Think he likes to make people happy. Puts me off marriage. Makes me think it won't be special. I think of ways to make it different - the wedding - abroad for instance. It would be my first. Humph! wine

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