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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Athans family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Athans Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Athans

Wikipedia George Athans, CM (born July 6, 1952) is a former Canadian world-champion water skier who won 10 consecutive national titles from 1965 to 1974, the first at age 13.
Wikipedia Tom Athans (born 1961) is a member of the Democratic Party from the state of Michigan, and is widely considered the originator of the progressive talk radio format in the United States.