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

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Pell

Wikipedia Claiborne de Borda Pell (November 22, 1918 ? January 1, 2009) was a United States Senator from Rhode Island, serving six terms from 1961 to 1997, and was best known as the sponsor of the Pell Grant, which provides financial aid funding to U.
Wikipedia John Pell (1 March 1611 ? 12 December 1685), was an English mathematician.
Wikipedia George Pell AC (born 8 June 1941) is an Australian cardinal.
Wikipedia Philip Pell (July 7, 1753 ? May 1, 1811) was an American politician and lawyer from Pelham Manor, New York.
Wikipedia Charles "Charley" Byron Pell (February 17, 1941 - May 29, 2001) was the Clemson University head football coach from 1977 through 1978 and University of Florida hea dfootball coach from 1979 through 1984.
Wikipedia Robert Pell (born February 5, 1979) is an English football forward.