Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Balston 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.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Balston 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 Balston family tree.
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Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Balston family using the FreeBMD database.
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Look at the LDS Database for records of the Balston family.
Research the Balston surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Balston Military records.
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Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Balston family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.