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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 9 people with the Afton surname? In that year Afton was ranked number 3570 for popularity in the UK.|
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Afton 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 Afton family tree.
Explore Afton Parish Records at Find My Past.
Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Afton family using the FreeBMD database.
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Look at the LDS Database for records of the Afton family.
Research the Afton surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Afton Military records.
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Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Afton family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.