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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bayly Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bayly

Wikipedia Jaime Bayly Letts (born February 19, 1965 in Lima, Peru) is a writer and a journalist.
Wikipedia Thomas Bayly (September 13, 1775 ? 1829) was a U.
Wikipedia Lewis Bayly (born perhaps at Carmarthen, Wales, perhaps near Biggar, Scotland, year unknown; died at Bangor, Wales, 26 October 1631) was an Anglican bishop.
Wikipedia Colonel Zachary Stanley Bayly CMG (1841-1916) was a South African colonial military commander.
Wikipedia Robert Bayly (born 22 February 1988) in Dublin is a professional footballer with FAI League of Ireland club Sporting Fingal.
Wikipedia Thomas Monteagle Bayly (March 26, 1775 ? January 7, 1834) was an eighteenth and nineteenth century politician, lawyer and planter from Virginia.