Personally no, I don't consider that marriage. Marriage is a lifelong committment two people make to each other in front of God and their loved ones with an accompanying document called a marriage certificate. IMO, common law is living in sin.
Most states don't recognize common law marriage anymore. Others grandfather in those who established common law marriage before a given date. According to www.ncsl.org:
"Texas: calls it an "informal marriage," rather than a
common-law marriage. Under § 2.401 of the Texas Family Code, an informal
marriage can be established either by declaration (registering at the
county courthouse without having a ceremony), or by meeting a
three-prong test showing evidence of (1) an agreement to be married; (2)
cohabitation in Texas; and (3) representation to others that the
parties are married. A 1995 update adds an evidentiary presumption that
there was no marriage if no suit for proof of marriage is filed within
two years of the date the parties separated and ceased living together."
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