Shade records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Shade 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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Origins and History


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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Shade Genealogy

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

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Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Shade family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 381 people with the Shade surname in the UK? Shade is now ranked number 3682 for popularity in the UK.

Shade Family History Databases

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ukDid you know that there are currently 12153 people with the Shade surname in the USA? Shade is ranked number 153 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Shade Databases

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Shade

Wikipedia Samuel Richard Shade (born June 14, 1973 in Birmingham, Alabama) is a former American football safety in the National Football League.
Wikipedia Lois Shade is a former mayor of Glendora, California.
Wikipedia Hastings Shade is a former deputy chief of the Cherokee Nation.