Lock records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Lock 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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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Lock surname or get a copy of the Lock family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Lock Family History

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

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Study the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Lock family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 9518 people with the Lock surname in the UK? Lock is now ranked number 612 for popularity in the UK.

Lock Family Tree Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 6076 people with the Lock surname in the USA? Lock is ranked number 155 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Lock Databases

Look at the Ellis Island Database for information on the Lock family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Lock

Wikipedia Bob Lock (1949 -) is a Welsh science fiction and fantasy writer, born in Gower, Wales.
Wikipedia Trevor Lock (born 2 September, 1973) is an English comedian, actor and playwright.
Wikipedia Kevin Lock (born 27 December 1953 in Plaistow, London) is an English former professional footballer who played as a central defender.
Wikipedia Anthony "Tony" Lock (born 3 September 1976) is an English football forward currently without a club.
Wikipedia Herbert Lock (21 January 1887 ? 16 March 1957) was an English professional goalkeeper who played for Southampton and Rangers in the early part of the twentieth century.
Wikipedia Flight Lieutenant Eric Stanley Lock DSO, DFC & Bar (19 April 1919 ? 3 August 1941) was a fighter ace of the Royal Air Force during World War II.
Wikipedia Ulla Lock (born 19 April 1934) is a Danish film actress.
Wikipedia James Lock (June 23, 1939 ? February 11, 2009) was a sound engineer who worked on recordings by many of the most celebrated and demanding figures in classical music.
Wikipedia Charles Lock (1770 ? 12 September 1804) was the British consul-general in Naples during the Neapolitan Revolution of 1799.

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