Delve into the history of the Smead Family Tree using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Smead Genealogy !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 38 people with the Smead surname? In that year Smead was ranked number 3541 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Smead 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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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Smead 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 Smead family tree.
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View the distribution of the Smead surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Smead surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Smead surname.