Research the background of the Steffensen Family Tree using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Steffensen Genealogy !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 3 people with the Steffensen surname? In that year Steffensen was ranked number 3576 for popularity in the UK.
New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Steffensen surname or get a copy of the Steffensen family Crest (a great gift idea!).
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Steffensen 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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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Steffensen 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 Steffensen family tree.
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Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Steffensen family using the FreeBMD database.
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Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Steffensen family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
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View the distribution of the Steffensen surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Steffensen surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Steffensen surname.