Wellington records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Wellington 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 Wellington Genealogy

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

Check out the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Wellington family.

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Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Wellington family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 1802 people with the Wellington surname in the UK? Wellington is now ranked number 2470 for popularity in the UK.

Wellington Genealogy Databases

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USADid you know that there are currently 6076 people with the Wellington surname in the USA? Wellington is ranked number 155 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Wellington Databases

Look at the Ellis Island Database for information on the Wellington family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Wellington

Dorothy Wellesley, Duchess of WellingtonWiki Dorothy Violet Wellesley, Duchess of Wellington (30 July 1889 ? 11 July 1956), styled Lady Gerald Wellesley between 1914 and 1943, was an English socialite, author, poet, and literary editor.
George WellingtonWiki George Louis Wellington (January 28, 1852 ? March 20, 1927) was a Republican member of the United States Senate, representing the State of Maryland from 1897-1903.
Biff WellingtonWiki Shane Bower, better known by his ring name Biff Wellington, was a Canadian professional wrestler from Lloydminster, Alberta.
Alex WellingtonWiki Alex "Duke" Wellington (born August 4, 1893 in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada - died 1967) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played one game in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Bulldogs during the 1919?20 NHL season.
David WellingtonWiki David Wellington (born 1971) is a contemporary American horror author, best known for his Zombie trilogy.
Chrissie WellingtonWiki Christine Ann Wellington (born 18 February 1977), also known as Chrissie Wellington, is an English triathlete who is the world record holder for ironman-distance triathlon races.
List of people from WellingtonWiki This is a list of notable people who were born in Wellington, New Zealand, or who spent a significant part of their lives living in the region.