Research the background of the Meckley Genealogy using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Meckley Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 3 people with the Meckley surname? In that year Meckley was ranked number 3576 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Meckley 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 are often the best method of making the links to the Meckley 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 Meckley family tree.
Explore the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Meckley family.
Explore Meckley Parish Records at Find My Past.
Look at the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Meckley family using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Meckley family records.
Investigate MyHeritage for Meckley family data.
Look at the LDS Database for records of the Meckley family.
Research the Meckley surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Meckley Military records.
Search World Vital Records for information on the Meckley family.
Investigate WikiTree for user contributed Meckley family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Meckley data can be verified or corrected by other users.
Search MyTrees for information on the Meckley family and people looking to contact living Meckley relations.
Investigate GENi for Meckley family records.
Check out One Great Family for Meckley records submitted by people who are already researching the Meckley Family History .
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Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Meckley family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Check out Rootsweb resources for Meckley records.
Research the Meckley surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Meckley surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Meckley surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Meckley surname.