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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Alleyn Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Alleyn

Wikipedia Edward Alleyn (1 September 1566 ? 25 November 1626) was an English actor who was a major figure of the Elizabethan theatre and founder of Dulwich College and Alleyn's School.
Wikipedia Charles Joseph Alleyn (September 19 1817 ? April 4 1890) was a Quebec lawyer and political figure.
Wikipedia James Allen (4 May 1683 - 28 October 1746) was a prominent eighteenth century educationalist, Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich (then colloquially called Dulwich College) and was the founder of James Allen's Girls' School.