Clare Family Tree research resources
Investigate the background of the Clare Family Tree using the resources below. We hope you find these sites useful whilst you are researching your Genealogy !
|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 4335 people with the Clare surname? In that year Clare was ranked number 977 for popularity in the UK.|
1921 England and Wales Census records are now available!
On 6 January 2022 the 1921 England and Wales Census records were made available online via the FindMyPast website. The records have been indexed and are searchable via the usual methods. These records are only viewable on a pay-per-view basis and are not included in any of FindMyPast's existing subscriptions with the exception of the 12 month premium subscription.
Clare records on Ancestry
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Clare 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.
|Ancestry.com Global records search results for the Clare family.|
|Ancestry.com US records search results for the Clare family.|
|Ancestry.co.uk UK records search results for the Clare family.|
|Ancestry.ca Canadian records search results for the Clare family.|
|Ancestry.com.au Australian records search results for the Clare family.|
Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Clare ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Clare Tree?
Visit our Clare DNA page to find out more.
Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Clare Family History
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Clare 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 Clare family tree.
Investigate Clare Parish Records at Find My Past.
Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths for the Clare family name using the FreeBMD database.
Explore Genealogy Bank for Clare family records.
Investigate MyHeritage for Clare family data.
Look at the LDS Database for records of the Clare family.
Research the Clare surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Clare Military records.
|Did you know that there are currently 6070 people with the Clare surname in the UK? Clare is now ranked number 986 for popularity in the UK.|
Clare Genealogy Databases
Search WikiTree for user contributed Clare family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Clare data can be verified or corrected by other users.
Explore MyTrees for information on the Clare family and people looking to contact living Clare relations.
Explore GENi for Clare family records.
Find your Irish Clare relatives on findmypast.ie
Research the Clare surname using Genealogy.com forums .
|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Clare surname in the USA? Clare is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
Miscellaneous Clare Databases
Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Clare family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Clare surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.
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