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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Waud Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Waud

Alfred WaudWiki Alfred Rudolph Waud (w?d) (October 2, 1828 - April 6, 1891) was an American artist and illustrator, born in London, England.
William WaudWiki William Waud (w?d) (1832 - November 10, 1878) was an English born architect and illustrator, notable for the sketches he made as an artist correspondent during the American Civil War.
Brian WaudWiki Brian Wilkes Waud was a first class cricketer who played 19 first class matches for Oxford University (1857-1860), Yorkshire (pre county club) (1862), Yorkshire County Cricket Club (1863-1864), the Gentlemen (1860), Yorkshire with Stockton-on-Tees (1861), Gentlemen of the North (1862) and the North of England (1863).