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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Cass family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Cass Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Cass

Peggy CassWiki Mary Margaret ?Peggy? Cass (May 21, 1924 ? March 8, 1999) was an American actress, comedian, game show panelist, and announcer.
Lewis CassWiki Lewis Cass (October 9, 1782 ? June 17, 1866) was an American military officer and politician.
George Washington CassWiki George Washington Cass (March 12, 1810 ? March 21, 1888) was an American industrialist and president of the Northern Pacific Railway.
Elizabeth CassWiki Elizabeth Cass, later Elizabeth Langley (born 1863) was a British seamstress and dress designer whose mistaken arrest for prostitution in 1887 became a minor cause c?l?bre.
Wilfred CassWiki Wilfred Cass CBE (born 1924) co-founded the Cass Sculpture Foundation.
Ronald CassWiki Ronald Cass (21 April 1923 ? 2 June 2006), b.
Jen CassWiki Jen Cass is an American singer-songwriter born in Detroit, Michigan.
Thomas CassWiki Colonel Thomas Cass (1821 ? July 12, 1862) founded and was commander of the 9th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry of the Union Army, which saw extensive service in the American Civil War.
Rodney CassWiki George Rodney Cass (born 23 April 1940) is a former English cricketer: a wicket-keeper who played first-class cricket for Essex and Worcestershire in England, and for Tasmania in Australia, in the 1960s and 1970s.
Sir John CassWiki Sir John Cass (February 1661 ? 5 July 1718) was a merchant, politician and philanthropist.
Leslie CassWiki Leslie Cass is a British songwriter, lyricist and musician.