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

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Ron JansWiki Ron Jans (born September 29, 1958 in Zwolle, Overijssel) is a former Dutch association football player in the role of striker, and current manager of FC Groningen.
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