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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Jenkin

Fleeming JenkinWiki Henry Charles Fleeming Jenkin (25 March 1833 ? 12 June 1885) was Professor of Engineering at the University of Edinburgh, remarkable for his versatility.
Bernard JenkinWiki Bernard Christison Jenkin (born 9 April 1959) is a politician in the United Kingdom, and the current Member of Parliament for North Essex.
Kenneth Hamilton JenkinWiki Alfred Kenneth Hamilton Jenkin (29 October 1900 - 20 August 1980) was best known as a historian with a particular interest in Cornish mining, publishing "The Cornish Miner", now a classic, in 1927.
Richard JenkinWiki Richard Garfield Jenkin (9 October 1925 - 29 October 2002), was a Cornish politician who was involved with Cornish nationalism projects as one of the founder members of the Cornish political party Mebyon Kernow.
Albert JenkinWiki Albert Mortimer Jenkin (14 September 1872 ? 3 July 1961) was an English-born rugby union forward who played club rugby for Swansea, county rugby for Glamorgan and international rugby for Wales.