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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Ashfield Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Ashfield

Wikipedia Keith Ashfield, PC, MP (born March 28, 1952 in Fredericton, New Brunswick) is a Canadian politician.
Wikipedia Kate Ashfield (born 28 May 1972) is an English actress and comedienne, best known for her award-winning roles as Jody in the British-German film "Late Night Shopping (2001)" and as Sadie MacGregor in the British film "This Little Life".
Wikipedia Albert Henry Stanley, 1st Baron Ashfield, PC, TD (8 August 1874 ? 4 November 1948) was managing director, then chairman of the Underground Electric Railways Company of London and later chairman of the London Passenger Transport Board during the London Underground's greatest period of expansion.
Wikipedia Robert Ashfield FRCO (28 July 1911 ? 30 December 2006) was an English cathedral organist, choirmaster and composer.
Wikipedia George Ashfield (April 7 1934 ? March 1985) was an English footballer.