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

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Some Famous People with the surname of March

Fredric MarchWiki Fredric March (August 31, 1897 ? April 14, 1975) was an American stage and film actor.
Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of MarchWiki Roger de Mortimer, 1st Earl of March (25 April 1287 ? 29 November 1330), an English nobleman, was for three years "de facto" ruler of England, after leading a successful rebellion against Edward II.
Jane MarchWiki Jane March (born 20 March 1973 in London, England) is an English film actress and former model.
Patrick V, Earl of MarchWiki Patrick de Dunbar, 9th Earl of March,(c1285 - 1369) was a prominent Scottish magnate during the reigns of the Bruce kings, Robert I and David II.
Patrick IV, Earl of MarchWiki Patrick IV, Earl of March, sometimes called Patrick de Dunbar "8th" Earl of March (1242 ? October 10, 1308), was the most important magnate in the border regions of Scotland.
Stephanie MarchWiki Stephanie Caroline March (born July 23, 1974) is an American actress, best known for her portrayal of Alexandra Cabot on the television series '.
Forbes MarchWiki Forbes March (born May 12, 1973) is a British-Born Canadian actor.
Peyton C. MarchWiki Peyton Conway March (born December 27, 1864 in Easton, Pennsylvania - April 13, 1955) was an American soldier and Army Chief of Staff.
Peggy MarchWiki Peggy March (born Margaret Annemarie Battavio, March 8, 1948, Lansdale, Pennsylvania) is an American pop singer.
Paul MarchWiki Paul March (born 25 July 1979 in Thornhill, West Yorkshire) is a professional rugby league player and coach of York City Knights.
William MarchWiki William March (born William Edward Campbell (September 18, 1893 ? May 15, 1954) was an American author and a highly decorated US Marine, called "the unrecognized genius of our time.
Liska MarchWiki Liska March was a dancer in the Ziegfeld Follies, an actressin motion pictures of the early sound era, and a producer of Broadway plays.
David MarchWiki David March (born 25 July 1979 in Thornhill, near Dewsbury, West Yorkshire) is a professional rugby league player for the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.
Esteban MarchWiki Esteban March (1590s - 1660) was a Spanish painter of the Baroque period.
Vernon MarchWiki Vernon March (1891 ? 1930) was a British artist and sculptor, known for his design of Canadian monuments such as the National War Memorial of Ottawa and the Champlain Monument of Orillia, Ontario.
Elspeth MarchWiki Elspeth March (5 March 1911 ? 5 April 1999) was an English actress.
Babette MarchWiki Babette March (pronounced Marx, born Barbara Marchlowitz) or simply Babette, who is now known by the name Babette Beatty, was the first Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model.
Frederick Hamilton MarchWiki Frederick Hamilton March, GC (6 August 1891 ? 30 October 1977) was an Australian soldier and adventurer.
Stan MarchWiki Stanley (Stan) March (born 26 December 1938) is an English former footballer.