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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Barrit family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Barrit Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Barrit 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 listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. 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 Barrit family tree.

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Miscellaneous Barrit Databases

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Some Famous People with the surname of Barrit

Wikipedia Desmond Barrit (born 19 October 1944 in Morriston, Swansea, Wales) is a Laurence Olivier Award winning, British actor who has starred in productions of the Royal Shakespeare Company.