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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Smoot

Reed SmootWiki Reed Owen Smoot (January 10, 1862 ? February 9, 1941) was a native-born Utahn who served in the United States Senate.
Fred SmootWiki Fredrick D.
Abraham O. SmootWiki Abraham Owen Smoot (February 17, 1815 ? March 22, 1895) was a Mormon pioneer, the second mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, mayor of Provo, Utah, and an early supporter of Brigham Young Academy (later called Brigham Young University).
Dan SmootWiki Howard Drummond Smoot aka Dan Smoot (born, East Prairie, Missouri, October 5, 1913 ? July 24, 2003, in Tyler, Texas) was an FBI agent and a conservative political activist.
Homer SmootWiki Homer Vernon Smoot (March 23 1878 - March 25 1928), nicknamed "Doc," was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball who had a short but successful career.
Julianna SmootWiki Julianna Smoot is a leading professional fundraiser for the Democratic Party.
Mary Ellen W. SmootWiki Mary Ellen Wood Smoot (born August 19, 1933) was the thirteenth general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1997 to 2002.