Dig into the past of the Ackroyd Genealogy using the links below. We hope you find these resources useful whilst you are researching your Ackroyd Genealogy !
|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 2799 people with the Ackroyd surname? In that year Ackroyd was ranked number 1419 for popularity in the UK.|
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Ackroyd family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
|Ancestry.com Global records search results for the Ackroyd family.|
|Ancestry.com US records search results for the Ackroyd family.|
|Ancestry.co.uk UK records search results for the Ackroyd family.|
|Ancestry.ca Canadian records search results for the Ackroyd family.|
|Ancestry.com.au Australian records search results for the Ackroyd family.|
Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Ackroyd ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Ackroyd Tree?
Visit our Ackroyd DNA page to find out more.
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Ackroyd 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 listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. 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 Ackroyd family tree.
Explore Ackroyd Parish Records at Find My Past.
Check out the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Ackroyd family using the FreeBMD database.
Look at Genealogy Bank for Ackroyd family records.
Study MyHeritage for Ackroyd family data.
Explore the LDS Database for records of the Ackroyd family.
Research the Ackroyd surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Ackroyd Military records.
Investigate World Vital Records for information on the Ackroyd family.
|Did you know that there are currently 2303 people with the Ackroyd surname in the UK? Ackroyd is now ranked number 2155 for popularity in the UK.|
Investigate WikiTree for user contributed Ackroyd family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Ackroyd data can be verified or corrected by other users.
Look at MyTrees for information on the Ackroyd family and people looking to contact living Ackroyd relations.
Investigate GENi for Ackroyd family records.
Check out One Great Family for Ackroyd records submitted by people who are already researching the Ackroyd Family Tree .
Find your Irish Ackroyd relatives on findmypast.ie
Research the Ackroyd surname using Genealogy.com forums .
Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Ackroyd family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Research the Ackroyd surname using the Genealogy Today database .
|Peter Ackroyd||Peter Ackroyd CBE (born 5 October, 1949, East Acton, Middlesex) is an English novelist and biographer with a particular interest in the history and culture of London.|
|Harold Ackroyd||Harold Ackroyd VC, MC (1877? 1917) was a British recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.|
|Alfred Ackroyd||Alfred Ackroyd (born August 29, 1858 in Oakroyd Hall, Birkenshaw, Leeds, Yorkshire, England and died October 3, 1927 in Eccles, Lancashire, England) was an English cricketer who played for Yorkshire County Cricket Club.|
|David Ackroyd||David Ackroyd (born May 30, 1940, Orange, New Jersey) is an American actor, who first came to prominence in soap operas such as "The Secret Storm" and "Another World".|
|Norman Ackroyd||Norman Ackroyd, CBE, R.|
|Archibald Ackroyd||Archibald Ackroyd (18 May 1897 ? 25 June 1968) was an English cricketer who played for Derbyshire in 1924 and 1925 and for Scotland in 1937.|
|Christa Ackroyd||Christa Ackroyd (born May 1957) is a British television and radio presenter.|
|Thomas Raven Ackroyd||Thomas Raven Ackroyd (7 August 1861 ? 26 April 1946) was an English bank manager and Liberal Party politician.|