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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Avis Family Tree

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

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ukDid you know that there are currently 1710 people with the Avis surname in the UK? Avis is now ranked number 2537 for popularity in the UK.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Avis surname in the USA? Avis is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Avis

Wikipedia Warren Edward Avis (August 4, 1915 ? April 24, 2007) was an American entrepreneur who founded Avis Rent A Car System Inc.
Wikipedia Samuel Brashear Avis (February 19, 1872 ? June 8, 1924) was an American politician who represented West Virginia in the United States House of Representatives from 1913-1915.
Wikipedia John Boyd Avis (July 11, 1875 ? January 21, 1944) was a United States federal judge.