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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 1697 people with the Ashdown surname? In that year Ashdown was ranked number 2032 for popularity in the UK.|
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Ashdown 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 Ashdown family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 2047 people with the Ashdown surname in the UK? Ashdown is now ranked number 2316 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Peter Ashdown||Peter Hawthorn Ashdown (born 16 October 1934, Danbury, Essex) is a former motor racing driver.|
|Jamie Ashdown||Jamie Lawrence Ashdown (born 30 November 1980 in Reading, England) is a football goalkeeper, who is currently on the books of Portsmouth.|
|Pete Ashdown||Peter Lynn "Pete" Ashdown (born January 11, 1967) is the founder and CEO of Utah's first independent and oldest Internet service provider, XMission.|
|Bill Ashdown||William Henry Ashdown (27 December 1898 ? 15 September 1979) was an English cricketer, and one of only a handful of players who played first-class cricket before the First World War and after the Second World War.|
|Frank Ashdown||Frank Ashdown is a retired New Mexico physician who is also an organ composer.|