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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bosworth Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bosworth

Wikipedia Joseph Bosworth (1789 ? 27 May 1876), English scholar of Anglo-Saxon language and Anglo-Saxon literature, was born in Derbyshire.
Wikipedia Brian Keith Bosworth, also referred to as The Boz, (born March 9, 1965 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an actor and former American football player.
Wikipedia Clifford Edmund Bosworth FBA (born 29 December 1928, Sheffield, United Kingdom) is an English historian and orientalist, specializing in Arabic studies.
Wikipedia Patricia Bosworth (born April 24, 1933) is an American journalist and biographer.
Wikipedia Hobart Bosworth (August 11 1867, Marietta, Ohio ? December 30 1943, Glendale, California) was an American movie actor, director, writer and producer.
Wikipedia William Welles Bosworth (1868 ? 1966) was an American architect whose most famous designs include MIT's Cambridge campus, the AT&T Building in New York City, and the Theodore N.
Wikipedia Fred Francis Bosworth (1877-1958) was an evangelist, an early religious broadcaster, and a 1920s and Depression-era Pentecostal faith healer who was later a bridge to the mid-20th century healing revival.
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Wikipedia Alan Bosworth (born 31 December, 1967 in Northampton, England), is a professional boxer, using the nickname "Bozzy".
Wikipedia Catherine Ann "Kate" Bosworth (born January 2, 1983) is an American actress.