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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Cheever Genealogy

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Cheever 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 enableing you to fill out more detail in the Cheever family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Cheever

John CheeverWiki John William Cheever (May 27, 1912 ? June 18, 1982) was an American novelist and short story writer, sometimes called "the Chekhov of the suburbs.
Eddie CheeverWiki Edward "Eddie" McKay Cheever, Jr.
Michael CheeverWiki Michael Cheever (born June 24, 1973 in Newnan, Georgia) was a National Football League player for the Jacksonville Jaguars.