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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Batley Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Batley

Wikipedia Lawrence Batley was an entrepreneur and philanthropist who was born in the town of Huddersfield, in the English county of Yorkshire, and went on to pioneer the wholesale cash and carry business, and to support local endeavours in the areas of arts, education and sports.
Wikipedia Claude Batley (1879 in Ipswich - March 20 1956, Bombay) was an English architect who left for India in 1913 and started a successful practice there in 1917 with Gregson and King, a firm of architects which is still extant under the name of Gregson, Batley and King.
Wikipedia Louie Anne Batley (born 2 January 1987 in Chorley, Lancashire) is an English actress, singer and dancer best known for her role in "Hollyoaks" as Sarah Barnes.