Delve into the history of the Portchmouth Family History using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Portchmouth Family History !
New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Portchmouth surname or get a copy of the Portchmouth family Crest (a great gift idea!).
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Portchmouth 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 Portchmouth 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 Portchmouth family tree.
Study the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Portchmouth family.
Look at Portchmouth Parish Records at Find My Past.
Look at the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Portchmouth family using the FreeBMD database.
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Research the Portchmouth surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Portchmouth Military records.
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Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Portchmouth family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
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View the distribution of the Portchmouth surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Portchmouth surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Portchmouth surname.