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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Bligh 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 Bligh family tree.
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Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on the Bligh family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
|William Bligh||Vice-Admiral William Bligh FRS RN (9 September 1754 ? 7 December 1817) was an officer of the British Royal Navy and a colonial administrator.|
|Ned Bligh||Edwin Forrest Bligh (June 30 1864 ? April 18 1892) was an American catcher in Major League Baseball player from Brooklyn, New York, who played for four teams during his short, four season career.|
|Edward Bligh||Edward Bligh (19 September 1769 ? 2 November 1840), styled The Honourable from birth, was an Irish politician, a noted amateur cricketer and a prominent early member of the Marylebone Cricket Club.|
|Thomas Bligh||Thomas Bligh (born 1685 - died 1775) was a British soldier, best known for his service during the Seven Years' War when he led a series of amphibious raids, known as "descents" on the French coastline.|