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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Couch Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Couch

Tim CouchWiki Timothy Scott "Tim" Couch (born July 31, 1977 in Hyden, Kentucky) is a former American football quarterback.
John H. CouchWiki John Heard Couch (February 28, 1811 ? 1870) was an American sea captain and pioneer in the Oregon Country in the 19th century.
Darius N. CouchWiki Darius Nash Couch (July 23, 1822 ? February 12, 1897) was a American soldier, businessman, and naturalist.
Harvey C. CouchWiki Harvey Crowley Couch, (21 August 1877?30 July 1941) was an Arkansas entrepreneur who rose from very modest beginnings to control a regional utility and railroad empire.
Thomas CouchWiki Thomas R.
Kent CouchWiki Kent Couch is an American cluster balloonist who drew international interest for his flights across the state of Oregon.
Richard Quiller CouchWiki Richard Quiller Couch, (1816?1863), naturalist, eldest son of Jonathan Couch, was born at Polperro on 14 March 1816.
Jonathan CouchWiki Jonathan Couch (15 March 1789 ? 13 April 1870) was a British naturalist, the only child of Richard and Philippa Couch, of a family long resident at Polperro, a small fishing village between Looe and Fowey, on the south coast of Cornwall.
Tonia CouchWiki Tonia Couch (born 20 May 1989 in Plymouth) is a British diver.
Jane CouchWiki Jane Couch, MBE (born 14 Aug 1968) became the first officially licensed British female boxer in 1998.