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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bradbury Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bradbury

Wikipedia Ray Douglas Bradbury (born August 22, 1920) is an American mainstream, fantasy, horror, science fiction, and mystery writer.
Wikipedia Norris Edwin Bradbury (May 30, 1909 - August 20, 1997), was an American physicist who was born in Santa Barbara, California.
Wikipedia Edward Kinder Bradbury VC (16 August 1881 ? 1 September 1914) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Wikipedia Steven John Bradbury OAM (born 14 October 1973 in Camden, Sydney) is a former Australian short track speed skater and 4 time Olympian, who won the 1,000?m Gold Medal at the 2002 Winter Olympics after all of his opponents were involved in a last corner pile-up.
Wikipedia Lee Michael Bradbury (born 3 July 1975 on the Isle of Wight) is an English footballer, who plays as a striker.
Wikipedia Bill Bradbury (1949 ?) was the Secretary of State for the U.
Wikipedia William Batchelder Bradbury (October 6, 1816 ? January 7, 1868) was a musician who composed the tune to "Jesus Loves Me" and many other popular hymns.
Wikipedia John Swanwick Bradbury, 1st Baron Bradbury GCB (23 September 1872 ? 3 May 1950) was a British economist and public servant.
Wikipedia Julia Bradbury (born 1970) is an Irish-born British television presenter, best known for presenting the BBC One programme "Countryfile", amongst other documentaries.
Wikipedia John Bradbury, 3rd Baron Bradbury, born 1940, of Winsford in the County of Chester, is a British peer, the third holder of the title Baron Bradbury.
Wikipedia David John Bradbury (born 28 February 1976 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian politician who was elected to the House of Representatives as member for the Division of Lindsay, New South Wales for the Australian Labor Party at the 2007 federal election.
Wikipedia George Henry Bradbury (June 25, 1859 ? September 6, 1925) was a politician and manufacturer.
Wikipedia Leonard Bradbury (born July 1914) was an English footballer.
Wikipedia William Bradbury (1884 ? 1966) was an English footballer.
Wikipedia Terence "Terry" Bradbury (born November 15 1939, Paddington, London) is a former English footballer.
Wikipedia William "Bill" Bradbury (3 April 1933 ? 9 August 1999) was an English professional footballer who scored 102 goals from 257 appearances in the Football League playing for Coventry City, Birmingham City, Hull City, Bury, Workington and Southport.