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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Boom Genealogy

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

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Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Boom 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 Boom

Wikipedia Cornelia Johanna Arnolda ten Boom, generally known as Corrie ten Boom, (April 15 1892 ? April 15 1983) was a Dutch Christian Holocaust survivor who helped many Jews escape the Nazis during World War II.
Wikipedia Sister Boom Boom, the drag nun persona (1980?1985) of astrologer Jack Fertig (born February 21, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois), was one of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence who has since retired from the group.
Wikipedia Irma Boom (Lochem, The Netherlands, December 15 1960) is an Amsterdam-based graphic designer specialising in book making.
Wikipedia Lars Boom (born 30 December 1985) is a professional cyclo-cross and road racing cyclist who was born in Vlijmen (Noord-Brabant) in the Netherlands.
Wikipedia Elisabeth ten Boom (1885-1944) was one of the leading characters in "The Hiding Place", a book written by her sister Corrie ten Boom about the family's experiences during World War II.
Wikipedia Jeroen van der Boom (born Nijmegen, 22 June 1972) is a Dutch singer who rose to fame in 2007 with his #1 hit single "Jij bent zo".
Wikipedia Casper ten Boom (May 18, 1859 ? March 10, 1944) was a Dutch Christian who helped many Jews escape the Nazis during World War II.