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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Hersey family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. 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 Hersey Family Tree

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

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ukDid you know that there are currently 553 people with the Hersey surname in the UK? Hersey is now ranked number 3518 for popularity in the UK.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Hersey

Samuel F. HerseyWiki Samuel Freeman Hersey (April 12, 1812 ? February 3, 1875) was a politician and "lumber baron" from the U.
Harold HerseyWiki Harold Brainerd Hersey was a pulp editor and publisher, and published western poetry.