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Their view is that the Christian injunctions against cousin marriage were due more to ideology than to any conscious desire to acquire wealth.
For some prominent examples of cousin marriages in ancient Rome, such as the marriage of Octavian's daughter to his sister's son, see the Julio-Claudian family tree.
Marcus Aurelius also married his maternal first cousin Faustina the Youngerand they had 13 children. Cousin marriage was more frequent in Ancient Greeceand marriages between uncle and niece were also permitted there.