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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Walmsley 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 for the Walmsley Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Walmsley

Leo WalmsleyWiki Leo Walmsley was an English writer.
Jon WalmsleyWiki Jon Walmsley (born February 6 1956 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England) is an actor best known for his role of "Jason Walton" in the series "The Waltons".
William WalmsleyWiki William Walmsley was one of the founders of the Swallow Sidecar Company a forerunner of Jaguar car company.
Albert WalmsleyWiki Albert James Walmsley was a judge and politician from Northern Ireland.