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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Alderson 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.

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Alderson Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Alderson

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Wikipedia Stuart Alderson (born August 15 1948 in Bishop Auckland, England) is a former English footballer.
Wikipedia Ralph Alderson (June 7, 1919 ? April 2, 1988) was an English cricketer.
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Wikipedia Lieutenant General Sir Edwin Alfred Hervey Alderson KCB (8 April 1859 ? 14 December 1927) was a senior British Army officer who served in several campaigns of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Wikipedia Erville Alderson (September 11, 1882 ? August 4, 1957) was an American film actor.
Wikipedia Brian Alderson (5 May 1950 ? 23 April 1997) was a Scottish footballer.
Wikipedia Frederic Hodgson Rudd Alderson (27 June, 1867 ? 18 February, 1925) was an English international rugby union threequarter who played club rugby for Cambridge University and Hartlepool Rovers.