Alban records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Alban 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 Alban surname or get a copy of the Alban family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Alban Family History

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

Study Alban Parish Records at Find My Past.

Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Alban family using the FreeBMD database.

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Study the LDS Database for records of the Alban family.

Research the Alban surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Alban Military records.

ukDid you know that there are currently 132 people with the Alban surname in the UK? Alban is now ranked number 3918 for popularity in the UK.

Alban Genealogy Databases

Look at WikiTree for user contributed Alban family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Alban data can be verified or corrected by other users.

Check out MyTrees for information on the Alban family and people looking to contact living Alban relations.

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Investigate One Great Family for Alban records submitted by people who are already researching the Alban Family History .

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

Miscellaneous Alban Databases

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

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Alban surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Alban

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Wikipedia Saint Alban was the first British Christian martyr.
Wikipedia Richard Herbert Alban (born January 17, 1929 in Hanover, Pennsylvania) is a former American football defensive back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers.