Marek records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Marek 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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Marek Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Marek

Wikipedia Paul Marek, (born 25 July 1964 in Mount Isa), Australian politician, was the National Party member of the Australian House of Representatives from 2 March 1996 until 3 October 1998, representing the Division of Capricornia, Queensland.
Wikipedia Jeff Marek (born July 9, 1969) is a television personality and radio host, for properties originating from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Wikipedia Anton "Tony" Marek (born 9 February 1913) was an Austrian football player and manager who played for Nord-Wien, Wacker Vienna, Club Fran?ais, RC Lens and Toulouse FC.
Wikipedia Richard Marek is an American writer, editor, and publisher who is most famous for his novel "Works of Genius" that explores the odd relationships between authors and publishers in the publishing industry.
Wikipedia Zygmunt Marek (born March 17, 1872 in Krak?w, died 1931 in Krak?w) was a Polish socialist politician.
Wikipedia John Richard Marek (September 17, 1961 ? August 19, 2009) was a death row inmate at Florida State Prison for the rape and murder of a woman in 1983.
Wikipedia Stephen Andrew Marek (born September 3, 1983 in Houston, Texas) is a right-handed pitcher in theAtlanta Braves system.