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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Astin Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Astin

Wikipedia Sean Astin (born February 25, 1971) is an American film actor, director, and producer best known for his film roles as Mikey Walsh in "The Goonies", the title character of "Rudy", and Samwise Gamgee in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
Wikipedia John Allen Astin (born March 30, 1930) is an American actor who has appeared in numerous films and television shows, and is best known for the role of Gomez Addams on "The Addams Family", and other similarly eccentric comedic characters.
Wikipedia Mackenzie Alexander Astin (born May 12, 1973) is an American actor.
Wikipedia Skylar Astin (born September 23, 1987) is an American actor, best known for his performance as "Georg" in the Tony award winning musical, "Spring Awakening".