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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Aitchison Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Aitchison

Wikipedia James Hermiston Aitchison (b.
Wikipedia Gordon "Gord" Aitchison (June 14, 1909 ? January 6, 1990) was a Canadian basketball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.
Wikipedia John Edward Aitchison (27 December 1928?2 April 2009) was an English cricketer.
Wikipedia Craigie Aitchison, RA, CBE (born 13 January 1926) is a Scottish painter.
Wikipedia Hannah Aitchison is an American tattoo artist from Chicago, Illinois.
Wikipedia Sir Charles Umpherston Aitchison (1832?1896), was a Scottish born Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab, then a province of British India.

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