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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Schmid

Samuel SchmidWiki Samuel Schmid (born 8 January 1947 in R?ti bei B?ren, Canton of Bern) is a Swiss politician who was a member of the Swiss Federal Council fromm 2000 to 2008.
Carlo SchmidWiki Carlo Schmid (11 December 1896 ? 11 December 1979) was a German academic and politician of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD).
Kristian SchmidWiki Kristian Schmid (born in Geelong, Victoria, Australia on November 28 1974) is an Australian actor who plays Leading Seaman Robert Dixon on the prime-time Nine Network drama, "Sea Patrol".
Charles SchmidWiki Charles Howard 'Smitty' Schmid, Jr.
Lothar SchmidWiki Lothar Maximilian Lorenz Schmid (born 10 May, 1928) is a German chess grandmaster who was born in Dresden.
Kyle SchmidWiki Kyle Schmid (born August 3, 1984 in Mississauga, Ontario) is a Canadian actor who starred as Henry Fitzroy in Lifetime's series "Blood Ties".
Anton SchmidWiki Anton Schmid (January 9, 1900 ? April 13, 1942) was a German soldier who, during World War II in Vilnius, Lithuania, was executed by his superiors for helping 250 Jewish men, women, and children escape from extermination by the Nazi SS during the European Jewish Holocaust.
Dan SchmidWiki Daniel Joseph Schmid (born November 22, 1962) is an American bassist, best known as a member of the Oregon rock/swing/ska group the Cherry Poppin' Daddies, of which he is a co-founder, and the pop rock band The Visible Men.
Christian Friedrich SchmidWiki Christian Friedrich Schmid (May 25, 1794 ? March 28, 1852) was a German Lutheran theologian born in Bickelsberg, a village near Sulz am Neckar, W?rttemberg.
Wilfried SchmidWiki Wilfried Schmid (born May 28, 1943, Hamburg, Germany) is a German-American mathematician who works in Hodge theory, representation theory, and automorphic forms.