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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Loy Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Loy

Myrna LoyWiki Myrna Loy (August 2, 1905 ? December 14, 1993) was an American actress.
James LoyWiki Admiral James Milton Loy (born August 10, 1942) served as the Deputy Secretary of the U.
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Angie LoyWiki Angie Loy (born April 23, 1982 in Loysville, Pennsylvania) is a field hockey forward from the United States, who earned her first career cap versus Ireland on January 14, 2004 at Stanford, California.
Nanni LoyWiki Nanni Loy (born Giovanni Loi; October 23 1925 - August 21 1995) was an Italian film, theatre and TV director.
Rory LoyWiki Rory James Loy (born 19 March 1988 in Dumfries) is a Scottish professional association football player who is currently playing for Scottish Premier League club Rangers.