Abshire records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Abshire family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Abshire surname or get a copy of the Abshire family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Abshire Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Abshire 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 Abshire family tree.

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Study the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Abshire family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 2 people with the Abshire surname in the UK? Abshire is now ranked number 4039 for popularity in the UK.

Abshire Family Tree Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Abshire surname in the USA? Abshire is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Abshire Databases

Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on the Abshire family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Abshire

Wikipedia Nathan Abshire (June 23, 1913 near Gueydan, Louisiana ? May 13, 1981, Basile, Louisiana) was a Cajun accordion player who, along with Iry LeJeune, was responsible for the renaissance of the accordion in Cajun music in the 1940s.
Wikipedia Brian Kenneth Abshire (born November 14, 1963) is a retired long-distance runner from the United States (Richmond, California), who competed for the U.