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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Swenson Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Swenson

Wikipedia "For the Saskatchewan politician see Rick Swenson (politician).
Wikipedia Robert Alexander Swenson, Jr.
Wikipedia Lyman Knute Swenson (23 October 1892 ? 13 November 1942), was an American naval officer.
Wikipedia Ruth Ann Swenson (August 25, 1959) is an American soprano who is renowned for her brilliance in coloratura roles.
Wikipedia Erick Swenson (born Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, 1972) is an American artist and sculptor living and working in Dallas, Texas.
Wikipedia Robert Charles Swenson (born July 1, 1953, in Stockton, California) played college football for the University of California.
Wikipedia Mary Ann Swenson is an American bishop of the United Methodist Church, elected in 1992.
Wikipedia William Swenson (born October 26, 1973 in Provo, Utah) is an American Tony Award-nominated actor, writer and film director best known for his work in musical theatre.
Wikipedia Chuck Swenson was the head coach for the William & Mary Tribe men's basketball team from 1987-1994.
Wikipedia Swante M.
Wikipedia Kenneth ("Ken") Lloyd Swenson (born April 18, 1948 in Clay Center, Kansas) is a retired middle distance runner from the United States, who represented his native country at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany.
Wikipedia Olaf Swenson (December 16, 1883 - 1938) was a Seattle-based fur trader and adventurer active in Siberia and Alaska in the first third of the twentieth century.
Wikipedia Brett Swenson is an American football placekicker.