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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Aylward Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Aylward

Wikipedia Gladys Aylward (???, pinyin: ?i w?i d?) (24 February 1902 ? 3 January 1970) was the Protestant missionary to China whose story was told in the book "The Small Woman" by Alan Burgess, published in 1957.
Wikipedia James Ambrose Dominic Aylward was an English Catholic theologian and poet.
Wikipedia John Aylward (born November 7, 1946) is an American actor.