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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Maris 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 Maris Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Maris

Roger MarisWiki Roger Eugene Maris (September 10, 1934 ? December 14, 1985) was an American right fielder in Major League Baseball who is primarily remembered for hitting 61 home runs for the New York Yankees during the 1961 season.
Jacob MarisWiki Jacob Maris (Aug 25 1837, The Hague - Aug 7 1899, Karlsbad) was a Dutch painter, who with his brothers Willem and Matthijs belonged to what has come to be known as the Hague School of painters.
Willem MarisWiki Willem Maris (February 18, 1844, The Hague - October 10, 1910, The Hague) was a Dutch landscape painter.
Ellen van MarisWiki Ellen van Maris (born 1958, Amstelveen) is a former professional female bodybuilder from Holland.
Mona MarisWiki Mona Maris (November 7, 1903 ? March 23, 1991) was an Argentine film actress who was born in Buenos Aires.