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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 Alvin surname or get a copy of the Alvin family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Alvin Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Alvin

Wikipedia John Henry Alvin (November 24, 1948 ? February 6, 2008) was an award-winning cinematic artist and painter who illustrated some of the world's most recognizable movie posters.
Wikipedia Tom Alvin (born 21 April 1962) is a former Australian rules footballer who represented Carlton and Victoria.
Wikipedia John Alvin Hoffstadt (October 24, 1917 ? February 27, 2009) was an American film, stage and television actor.