Alley records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Alley 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 Alley Family Tree

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

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Miscellaneous Alley Databases

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Some Famous People with the surname of Alley

Wikipedia Kirsten Louise "Kirstie" Alley (born January 12, 1951) is an American actress known for her role in the TV show "Cheers", in which she played Rebecca Howe from 1987?1993, winning an Emmy as the "Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series" for 1991.
Wikipedia Rewi Alley, ?????, L?y? ?il?, QSO, (2 December 1897 - 27 December 1987), was a New Zealand-born writer, educator, social reformer, potter, and member of the Communist Party of China.
Wikipedia Alphonse Amadou Alley (April 9, 1930 ? March 28, 1987) was a Beninese army officer and political figure.
Wikipedia Sedley Alley (August 16, 1955 ? June 28, 2006) was convicted of abducting, raping, and murdering 19-year-old United States Marine Corps Lance Corporal Suzanne Marie Collins near Naval Air Station Memphis in Millington, Tennessee.
Wikipedia Lindsey Erin Alley (born December 6, 1977) is an American actress and singer, who for several years lived in New York City and is now residing in Los Angeles.
Wikipedia Steve Alley (born May 17, 1951 in Anoka, Minnesota) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 105 games in the World Hockey Association for the Birmingham Bulls and Cincinnati Stingers between 1976 and 1979.
Wikipedia Geoffrey Thomas "Geoff" Alley (4 February 1903 ? 25 September 1986) was a New Zealand All Black rugby player, No 327.
Wikipedia Wayne Edward Alley (born 1932) is a United States federal judge.
Wikipedia Donald Wayne Alley (born April 21, 1945 in) is a former professional American football wide receiver and linebacker in the National Football League.
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Wikipedia Allen Alley (born August 3, 1954) is a businessman and politician in the U.
Wikipedia William Nassau Alley (1808 ? June 1849) was an Irish Methodist.
Wikipedia George Alley (died 1912), Irish Methodist.