Court documents indicated that Patricia Spann "had looked into" marrying her daughter and determined that she could because her name no longer appeared on Misty Spann's birth certificate.
Investigators told News 4 that 43-year-old Patricia Spann lost custody of Misty, 26, and two other children when they were young.
The marriage was annulled October 12 after Misty filed for an annulment "by reason of illegality and fraud", She said her mother told her she had received legal advice indicating that their marriage was legal because Patricia's name was no longer on Misty's birth certificate. She is identified as Patricia Ann Clayton on their marriage license application.
There's a scientific explanation for why couples like Patricia and Misty Spann get together, despite being related as mother and daughter.
Three-Carrier Strike Force Exercise to Commence in Western Pacific
Navy announced Wednesday it will carry out a rare exercise involving three aircraft carriers to send a message to North Korea. This is a very different administration than the US has had in the past. "Do not underestimate us".
After Misty was convinced, the pair married in March a year ago in Oklahoma.
Police reported that the mother also married one of her sons in 2008.
An Oklahoma Department of Human Services child welfare investigator discovered information that led her to believe that Misty and Patricia Spann's relationship was incestuous, according to Tulsa World.
Patricia has pleaded not guilty to incest, and will appear in court for trial at a later date.
Report Warns Some Fidget Spinners Could Expose Kids To Lead
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. The center circle of the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass tested for 33,000 parts per million of lead, the group said.
A woman has been found guilty of incest after marrying her mother.
"I think she's just a sick, twisted individual that has something messed up in her head", Cody, 25, told PEOPLE last September.
He filed for an annulment 15 months later, citing "incest" as the reason, authorities said.
Misty and Jody's brother Cody Spann told KSWO that his mother manipulated both his sister and brother into marriage.
Under Oklahoma law, it's illegal to marry a close relative even if the relationship isn't sexual. Was she an adult?
Here's When You Can Score Walmart's Black Friday Deals Online
The promotional prices then will return online again on Thanksgiving Day and in stores, which will open at 5 p.m. on the holiday. Electronics, including TVs of varying screen sizes, are often discounted by hundreds of dollars on Black Friday.