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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Abernethy Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Abernethy Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Abernethy family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Abernethy

Wikipedia John Abernethy FRS (3 April 1764 ? 20 April 1831) was an English surgeon, grandson of the Reverend John Abernethy.
Wikipedia Reverend John Abernethy (October 19, 1680 ? December 1, 1740) was an Irish Presbyterian church leader, the grandfather of the surgeon John Abernethy.
Wikipedia George Abernethy (October 7, 1807 ? March 2, 1877) was an American pioneer, notable entrepreneur, and first governor of Oregon under the provisional government in what would become the state of Oregon in the United States.
Wikipedia Charles Laban Abernethy (18 March 1872 ? 23 February 1955) was a Democratic U.
Wikipedia Thomas (Tom) Craig Abernethy (born May 6 1954 in South Bend, Indiana) is a retired American professional basketball player.
Wikipedia Thomas Gerstle Abernethy (May 16, 1903 ? June 11, 1998) was a member of the United States House of Representatives.
Wikipedia Glen Abernethy is a territorial level politician from Northwest Territories, Canada.
Wikipedia James Abernethy (12 June 1814 ? 8 March 1896) was a Scottish civil engineer.
Wikipedia Liam Abernethy was an Irish sportsperson.