Delve into the history of the Walkington Genealogy using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Walkington Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Walkington surname? In that year Walkington was ranked number 3222 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 Walkington surname or get a copy of the Walkington family Crest (a great gift idea!).
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Walkington 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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|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Walkington surname.|
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Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Walkington ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Walkington 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 enableing you to fill out more detail in the Walkington family tree.
Search the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Walkington family.
Explore Walkington Parish Records at Find My Past.
Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Walkington family using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Walkington family records.
Search the LDS Database for records of the Walkington family.
Research the Walkington surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Walkington family history documents.
Study World Vital Records for information on the Walkington family.
Did you know that there are currently 433 people with the Walkington surname in the UK? Walkington is now ranked number 3633 for popularity in the UK.
Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Walkington family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Explore Rootsweb resources for Walkington records.
Research the Walkington surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Walkington surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Walkington surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Walkington surname.