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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Hammett Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Hammett

Wikipedia Kirk Lee Hammett (born November 18, 1962) is the lead guitarist and a songwriter in the band Metallica and has been a member of the band since 1983.
Wikipedia Samuel Dashiell Hammett (May 27, 1894 ? January 10, 1961) was an American author of "hard-boiled" detective novels and short stories.
Wikipedia Seth Hammett (born June 24 1946) is an Alabama Democratic politician and the current Speaker of the House in the Alabama House of Representatives.
Wikipedia Mark Garry Hammett (born 13 July 1972 in Christchurch) is a rugby union coach and former New Zealand rugby union player.
Wikipedia Louis Plack Hammett (April 7, 1894 - February 9, 1987) was an American physical chemist.
Wikipedia Bryant O'Dare Hammett, Jr.