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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Boughton Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Boughton

Wikipedia Rutland Boughton (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire January 23, 1878 ? London, January 25, 1960) was an English composer who became well known in the early 20th century as a composer of opera and choral music.
Wikipedia Clive Boughton (born 4 August 1956) is an Australian computer science professor residing in Canberra, Australia.
Wikipedia George Hezekiah Boughton (July 31, 1792 West Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Massachusetts - April 28, 1866 Lockport, Niagara County, New York) was an American politician.