Ayre records on Ancestry

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Ayre surname or get a copy of the Ayre family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Ayre Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Ayre

Wikipedia William "Billy" Ayre (7 May 1952 ? 16 April 2002) was an English footballer who played for three different clubs in a sixteen-year professional career, making over three hundred League appearances in the process.
Wikipedia Lewis Haldane Miller Ayre, CM (April 22 1914 ? December 8 1985) was a Canadian businessman.
Wikipedia Garry Ayre (born on October 2 or October 12, 1953 in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a former Canadian national team and NASL player.
Wikipedia Calvin Ayre (born May 25, 1961 in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, Canada) is the founder of the Bodog online gaming and entertainment brand, which he developed and launched in 1994.
Wikipedia Colin Ayre (born 14 March 1956, Ashington, Northumberland) was an English professional footballer, playing as a winger in the English, Dutch and Austrian football leagues.
Wikipedia Keegan Ayre (born 4 July 1988, in New Westminster, BC) is a Canadian soccer player who plays for Vancouver Whitecaps Residency, he plays as a central midfielder.