Said records on Ancestry

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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Said Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Said

Wikipedia Qaboos bin Said Al Said (;; born 18 November 1940 in Salalah) is the Sultan of Oman.
Wikipedia Zubir Said (22 July 1907 ? 16 November 1987) was a Singaporean composer originally from the Minangkabau highlands of Indonesia who composed the national anthem of Singapore, "Majulah Singapura" ("Onward Singapore").
Wikipedia Samira Said ((native name: Samira Bensa?d) (born January 10, 1954) is an Arabic singer.
Wikipedia Boris Said (born September 18, 1962) is an American race car driver from Carlsbad, California but considers his hometown to be Stamford, Connecticut.
Wikipedia Wenderson de Arruda Said, aka Wender (born April 17, 1975 in Guiratinga, Mato Grosso), is a Brazilian footballer currently playing with Cyprus' Ermis Aradippou, as a forward.
Wikipedia Abdelhadi Said (born 1974 in Marrakech) is a Moroccan poet.
Wikipedia Datuk Seri Azalina binti Othman Said was the Tourism Minister in the previous Cabinet of Malaysia.
Wikipedia Hassan Abdul Said is a citizen of Iraqwho was held in extrajudicial detention in the United States Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba.
Wikipedia Datuk Ahmad Said (born 1957) is the Menteri Besar of the state of Terengganu, Malaysia since 2008.
Wikipedia Edward Wadie Sa?d (1 November 1935 ? 25 September 2003) was a Palestinian American literary theorist, cultural critic, and an advocate for Palestinian rights.
Wikipedia Amina Said, also spelled Amina Sa?d (born 1953 in Tunis) is a francophone Tunisian author.
Wikipedia Abdul Samad bin Muhammad Said, pen name A.
Wikipedia Ali Sa'id Sheik Hassan, also referred to as Ali Sa'id Hassan Awale and Ali Said (died 17 June 2009), was the chief of police of Mogadishu and a commander of security forces during the war in Somalia, in which he was killed by sniper fire in June 2009.
Wikipedia Rida Said (1876-1945) is a Syrian physician, one of the founders of Damascus University and a former minister of education.