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"BADGER. From the occupation, 'a dealer in com,' Middle English badger, bager. Thomas Badger, servant in Inwerweek (Innerwick), 1684 (RFC., 3. ser. x, p. 77). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Badger Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Badger

Wikipedia George Edmund Badger (April 17, 1795 ? May 11, 1866) was a Whig U.
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Wikipedia William Badger (January 13, 1779 ? September 21, 1852) was an American manufacturer and mill owner from Gilmanton, New Hampshire.
Wikipedia Charles Johnston Badger (6 August 1853 ? 7 September 1932) was an admiral in the United States Navy.
Wikipedia Steve Badger (born in Kaukauna, Wisconsin) is the alias of Steve Belling, a professional poker player and website entrepreneur.
Wikipedia Bradley Thomas Badger (born January 11, 1975 in Corvallis, Oregon) is an American football guard and tackle who is currently a free agent.
Wikipedia Ruth Badger (born 1978 in Wolverhampton) is a British businesswoman, best known as the 2006 runner-up in the second series of the UK version of reality TV show "The Apprentice", in which contestants compete for a ?100,000-a-year job working for British business magnate Sir Alan Sugar.
Wikipedia Leonard (Len) Badger (born June 8, 1945 in Tinsley Park, Darnall, Sheffield) was an English football player who played for Sheffield United between 1962-1976 in the position of right-back.
Wikipedia Henry Dixon Badger was a first class cricketer who played in 4 matches for Oxford University in 1921 made two appearance for Yorkshire County Cricket Club 1921 and 1922 during which he scored 6 and 0 at number 11 and failed to take a wicket.
Wikipedia Luther Badger (April 10, 1785 ? 1869) was a United States Representative from New York.
Wikipedia De Witt Clinton Badger (August 7, 1858 ? May 20, 1926) was a U.
Wikipedia Major Stephen Mark Badger (December 13, 1957 ? October 27, 1995) was an United States Army officer assigned to the 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne in Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Wikipedia Rodney Carlos Badger (8 September 1848 ? 12 April 1923) was an inaugural member of the general superintendency of the Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association (YMMIA) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
Wikipedia Owen Badger (3 November 1871 ? 17 March 1939) was a Welsh international rugby centre who played rugby union for Llanelli and was capped four times for Wales.
Wikipedia William Badger (May 26, 1752 ? February 22, 1830) was a master shipbuilder operating in Kittery, Maine, United States who built more than 100 vessels.