Adrain records on Ancestry

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Adrain Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Adrain

Wikipedia Robert Adrain (30 September 1775 ? 10 August 1843) was a scientist and mathematician, considered one of the most brilliant mathematical minds of the time in America.
Wikipedia Garnett Bowditch Adrain (December 15, 1815 in New York City ? August 17, 1878 in New Brunswick, New Jersey) was an American Democratic Party politician, who was a two-term member of the United States House of Representatives from New Jersey.