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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Rhead Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Rhead

Charlotte RheadWiki Charlotte Rhead (19 October 1885, Burslem?? 6 November 1947) was an English ceramics designer active in the 1920s and the 1930s in the Potteries area of Staffordshire.
Frederick Hurten RheadWiki Frederick Hurten Rhead (1880-1942) was a potter who was born in England but worked in the USA for most of his career.
Louis RheadWiki Louis John Rhead (Born November 6th, 1857, died July 29th, 1926) was an English-born American artist, illustrator, author and angler who was born in Etruria, Staffordshire, England.