Sansom records on Ancestry

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

Crest

New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Sansom surname or get a copy of the Sansom family Crest (a great gift idea!).

DNA

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Sansom Genealogy

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

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Check out the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Sansom family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3051 people with the Sansom surname in the UK? Sansom is now ranked number 1789 for popularity in the UK.

Sansom Family Tree Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Sansom surname in the USA? Sansom is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Sansom Databases

Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Sansom family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Sansom surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.

Some Famous People with the surname of Sansom

Wikipedia Emma Sansom (June 2 1847 ? August 9 1900) was an Alabama farmgirl noted for her bravery during the American Civil War.
Wikipedia William Sansom (18 January 1912 ? 20 April 1976) was a British novelist, travel and short story writer known for his highly descriptive prose-style.
Wikipedia Ernest William Sansom, C.
Wikipedia John Sansom was a local Cornish architect, responsible for a number of buildings in Liskeard.