Cockey records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Cockey 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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Ancestry global records search results for the Cockey family.
Ancestry 1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Cockey surname.
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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Cockey Genealogy

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

Look at the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Cockey family.

Explore Cockey Parish Records at Find My Past.

Check out the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Cockey family using the FreeBMD database.

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Investigate the LDS Database for records of the Cockey family.

Research the Cockey surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Cockey Military records.

Look at World Vital Records for information on the Cockey family.

Cockey Family Tree Databases

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Miscellaneous Cockey Databases

Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on the Cockey family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Explore Rootsweb resources for Cockey records.

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View the distribution of the Cockey surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Cockey surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Cockey surname.


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