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

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 below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. 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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Some Famous People with the surname of Sansom

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