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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Borgess Family History

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

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Miscellaneous Borgess Databases

Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Borgess 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 Borgess

Wikipedia Caspar Henry Borgess (August 1, 1824 ? May 3, 1890) was the second Roman Catholic bishop of Detroit, Michigan.