Blackshear records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Blackshear 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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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Blackshear surname or get a copy of the Blackshear family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Blackshear Family Tree

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

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Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Blackshear family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 4 people with the Blackshear surname in the UK? Blackshear is now ranked number 4037 for popularity in the UK.

Blackshear Family History Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 6076 people with the Blackshear surname in the USA? Blackshear is ranked number 155 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Blackshear Databases

Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Blackshear family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Blackshear

Wikipedia Jeffrey Leon Blackshear (born March 29, 1969 in Fort Pierce, Florida) is a former American football guard who played nine seasons in the National Football League.
Wikipedia Rodney Blackshear (born in Houston, Texas) was the final head coach of the Lubbock Renegades, a former af2 football team.