Ravenshaw records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Ravenshaw family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. 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 Ravenshaw Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Ravenshaw

Thomas Edward RavenshawWiki Thomas Edward Ravenshaw (1 July, 1827 - 4 February, 1914) was an educator, founder of Ravenshaw College, and a member of the British East India Company.