Murchie records on Ancestry

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


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Murchie surname or get a copy of the Murchie family Crest (a great gift idea!).

"MURCHIE. Duncan Murchy, a follower of the earl of Cassilis, was respited for murder in 1526 (RSS., i, 3386). Kath. Murchie recorded in Watten, 1663 (Caithness). Robert Murchie, burgess of Irvine, 1664 (Irvine, u, p. 165). See MUHCHJSON, MACMURCHTE, and MURDOCH. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Murchie Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Murchie

Wikipedia Lieutenant-General John Carl Murchie CB CBE CD (1895?1966) was a Canadian soldier and Chief of the General Staff, the head of the Canadian Army from December 27, 1943 until August 21, 1945.