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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Jenness 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 Jenness Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Jenness

James M. JennessWiki James M.
Diamond JennessWiki Diamond Jenness, CC (February 10, 1886, Wellington, New Zealand ? November 29, 1969, Chelsea, Quebec, Canada) was one of Canada's greatest early scientists and a pioneer of Canadian anthropology.
Linda JennessWiki Linda Jenness (born 1941) was a Socialist Workers Party candidate for president of the United States in the 1972 election.
Benning W. JennessWiki Benning Wentworth Jenness (July 14, 1806 ? November 16, 1879) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire.