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Origins and History

Crest

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DNA

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Alvord Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Alvord

Wikipedia Benjamin Alvord (August 18, 1813 ? October 16, 1884) was an American soldier, mathematician, and botanist.
Wikipedia Burt Alvord, or Burton Alvord (1866-?) is a little known lawman and later outlaw of the Old West, who witnessed the Gunfight at the OK Corral at age 15.