Baffin records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Baffin family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

Country Collection
Globe Global records search results for the Baffin family.
USA US records search results for the Baffin family.
UK UK records search results for the Baffin family.
Canada Canadian records search results for the Baffin family.
Australia Australian records search results for the Baffin family.

Origins and History


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


Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. If you are lucky then you may find some previously undiscovered Baffin ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!

Unlock your DNAHave you reached a brick wall in your Baffin Tree?

Visit our Baffin DNA page to find out more.

Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Baffin Genealogy

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

Investigate Baffin Parish Records at Find My Past.

Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Baffin family using the FreeBMD database.

Search Genealogy BankGenealogy Bank for Baffin family records.

Search MyHeritage for Baffin family data.

Explore the LDS Database for records of the Baffin family.

Research the Baffin surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Baffin Military records.

Baffin Family Tree Databases

Study WikiTree for user contributed Baffin family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Baffin data can be verified or corrected by other users.

Investigate MyTrees for information on the Baffin family and people looking to contact living Baffin relations.

Search GENi for Baffin family records.

Study One Great Family for Baffin records submitted by people who are already researching the Baffin Family Tree .

Find your Irish Baffin relatives on

Baffin Forums

Research the Baffin surname using forums .

Miscellaneous Baffin Databases

Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Baffin family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Baffin surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


Looking for information on a Baffin in your family tree? Why not post a question here -