Blessington records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Blessington 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 Blessington surname or get a copy of the Blessington family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Blessington Family Tree

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

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Look at the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Blessington family using the FreeBMD database.

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Blessington Family Tree Databases

Explore WikiTree for user contributed Blessington family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Blessington data can be verified or corrected by other users.

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Miscellaneous Blessington Databases

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

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Blessington surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Blessington

Wikipedia Marguerite Power Farmer Gardiner, Countess of Blessington (1 September 1789 ? 4 June 1849) was an Irish novelist.
Wikipedia James Blessington (28 February 1874 ? 18 April 1939) was a Scottish football player and manager.