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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Ashcroft Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Ashcroft

Wikipedia John David Ashcroft (born May 9, 1942) is a United States politician who was the 79th United States attorney general.
Wikipedia Richard Paul Ashcroft (born 11 September 1971 in Upholland, Lancashire) is an English singer-songwriter.
Wikipedia Dame Peggy Ashcroft, DBE (22 December 1907 ? 14 June 1991) was an English actress.
Wikipedia Ray Ashcroft (b.
Wikipedia Charlie Ashcroft (born 3 July 1926 in Chorley, Lancashire) is an English former footballer, born.
Wikipedia Lee Ashcroft (born 7 September 1972) is a former England under-21 professional footballer who now plays as a striker and manages Kendal Town of the Northern Premier League premier division.
Wikipedia Kane John Ashcroft (born March 19, 1986 in Leeds, England) is an English footballer, who played for York City.
Wikipedia Edward Maynard Ashcroft (27 September 1875 ? 26 February 1955) was an English doctor and cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire between 1897 and 1906 and captained the Derbyshire team in 1904.
Wikipedia Linda Ashcroft (born 1952) is a writer and an artist who claims to have been Jim Morrison's lover and confidante from 1967 to 1971.

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