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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 Barcroft surname or get a copy of the Barcroft family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Barcroft Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Barcroft

Wikipedia Peter Barcroft (14 August 1929 ? 26 August 1977) was an English cricketer who played three first-class matches for Lancashire County Cricket Club in the 1956 season.