Shott records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Shott 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 Shott surname or get a copy of the Shott family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Shott Family Tree

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

Check out Shott Parish Records at Find My Past.

Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Shott family using the FreeBMD database.

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Research the Shott surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Shott Military records.

ukDid you know that there are currently 147 people with the Shott surname in the UK? Shott is now ranked number 3904 for popularity in the UK.

Shott Family History Databases

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Miscellaneous Shott Databases

Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Shott 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 Shott surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Shott

Wikipedia Hugh Ike Shott (1866 in Staunton, Virginia ? October 12, 1953 in Bluefield, West Virginia) was a newspaper editor, pioneer broadcaster, and Republican politician in the U.