Heel records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Heel 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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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Heel Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Heel

Puck van HeelWiki Gerardus Henricus "Puck" van Heel (21 January 1904 ? 19 December 1984) was a Dutch footballer born in Rotterdam.
Wim van HeelWiki Willem ("Wim") van Heel (September 27, 1922 in The Hague ? October 3, 1972 in Middelburg) was a Dutch field hockey player who competed in the 1948 Summer Olympics and in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Werner HeelWiki Werner Heel (born 23 March 1982) is an Italian alpine ski racer.