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Origins and History

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Botsford Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Botsford

Wikipedia George Botsford (February 24, 1874 ? February 11, 1949) was an American composer of ragtime and other forms of music.
Wikipedia Sara Botsford (born April 8, 1951) is a Gemini Award-winning Canadian actress.
Wikipedia Margot Botsford (born March 16, 1947 in New York, New York) is an American lawyer and jurist from Massachusetts.
Wikipedia Horace C.
Wikipedia Keith Botsford (born March 29, 1928, in Brussels, Belgium) is an American/European writer, Professor Emeritus at Boston University, and current editor of "News from the Republic of Letters".