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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Ayres Genealogy

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Some Famous People with the surname of Ayres

Wikipedia Lew Ayres, born Lewis Frederick Ayres III (December 28, 1908 ? December 30, 1996) was an American actor.
Wikipedia Pam Ayres MBE (born 14 March 1947) is an English poet, songwriter and presenter of radio and television.
Wikipedia Romeyn Beck Ayres (December 20, 1825 ? December 4, 1888) was a Union Army general in the American Civil War.
Wikipedia Agnes Ayres (April 4, 1898 ? December 25, 1940) was an American actress who rose to fame during the silent film era.
Wikipedia Anne Ayres (January 3, 1816 ? February 9, 1896) was a nun and the founder of the first Episcopalian religious order for women.
Wikipedia Rosalind Ayres (born 7 December 1946) is an English actress.
Wikipedia Leah Ayres (born May 28, 1957) is an American actress who played Valerie Bryson on the daytime serial, "The Edge of Night", in the early 1980s.
Wikipedia Gregory Scott Ayres (born December 7, 1968 in Richmond, Virginia) is an American voice actor best-known for voicing anime characters.
Wikipedia Clarence Edwin Ayres (May 6, 1891 ? July 24, 1972) was the principal thinker in the Texas school of Institutional Economics, during the middle of the 20th century.
Wikipedia Lois Ayres is an American pornographic actress.
Wikipedia Sydney Ayres (August 28, 1879 ? September 9, 1916) was an American silent film actor, director and screenwriter.
Wikipedia William Hanes Ayres (February 5, 1916 ? December 27, 2000) was a Republican member of the U.
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Wikipedia Bill Ayres is a talk radio host and Executive Director and co-founder of World Hunger Year.
Wikipedia Flo Ayres (born July 12, 1923) is a nationally known radio actress, and a founding member of the Washington, DC chapter of AFTRA-SAG.
Wikipedia Harold "Harry" Ayres (born Redcar, 10 March 1920, died 2002) was an English professional football (soccer) player.
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Wikipedia Benjamin James Ayres (Born January 19, 1977) is an actor, best known for his role as Casper Jesperson (aka "Cancer Cowboy"), the chain-smoking sex addict who is morbidly obsessed with death, in the critically acclaimed cult hit CBC TV series jPod, based on the Douglas Coupland novel of the same name.