Question: Do Amish marry their cousins?

Marrying a first cousin is not allowed among the Amish, but second-cousin relationships are allowed. Marriage to a Schwartz cousin (the first cousin once removed) is not permitted in Lancaster County.

What cultures marry their cousins?

Cousin marriage occurs more commonly and is customary to varying degrees among people of Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Middle Eastern origin, and also among some groups of Indian origin, Irish travellers, and some refugee populations.

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