Investigate the background of the Gowrie Family Tree using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Gowrie Family Tree !
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Gowrie 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.com global records search results for the Gowrie family.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Gowrie surname.|
|Historical Newspaper archive search results for the Gowrie surname.|
|UK Parish Records search results for the Gowrie family name.|
|UK Census search results for the Gowrie surname.|
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Gowrie 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 Gowrie family tree.
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Explore Gowrie Parish Records at Find My Past.
Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Gowrie family using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Gowrie family records.
Study the LDS Database for records of the Gowrie family.
Research the Gowrie surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Gowrie family history documents.
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Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Gowrie family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
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View the distribution of the Gowrie surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Gowrie surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Gowrie surname.
|Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie||Wiki Detail||Brigadier General Alexander Gore Arkwright Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie VC, GCMG, CB, DSO & Bar, PC (6 July 1872 ? 2 May 1955) tenth and longest serving Governor-General of Australia, was born in Windsor, Berkshire, the second son of Walter Hore-Ruthven, 8th Lord Ruthven of Freeland.|
|William Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie||Wiki Detail||William Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie (c.|
|Zara, Countess of Gowrie||Wiki Detail||Zara Hore-Ruthven, Countess of Gowrie (20 January 1879 ? 19 July 1965) was the Irish-born wife of the 1st Earl of Gowrie, Governor of South Australia 1928-34, Governor of New South Wales 1935-36 and the longest-serving Governor-General of Australia 1936-44.|