Bodmer records on Ancestry

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Origins and History

Crest

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

DNA

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bodmer Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bodmer

Wikipedia Karl Bodmer (6 February 1809 ? 30 October 1893) was a Swiss painter of the American West.
Wikipedia Johann Jakob Bodmer (19 July 1698 ? 2 January 1783) was a Swiss-German author, academic, critic and poet.
Wikipedia Sir Walter Bodmer (born 1936) is a German-born British human geneticist.
Wikipedia Mathieu Bodmer (born 22 November 1982 in ?vreux, Eure) is a French footballer who currently plays for Ligue 1 club Olympique Lyonnais.
Wikipedia Pascal Bodmer (born 4 January 1991) is a German ski jumper.