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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Witte Family History

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Witte

Sergei WitteWiki Count Sergei Yulyevich Witte (, "Sergey Yul'evich Vitte") (29 June 1849 - 13 March 1915), also known as Sergius Witte, was a highly influential policy-maker who presided over extensive industrialization within the Russian Empire.
Luke WitteWiki Luke Witte (born October 19, 1950 in Philadelphia) was a U.
Emanuel de WitteWiki Emanuel de Witte (1617 ? 1692) was a Dutch perspective painter.
Alfred WitteWiki Alfred Witte (2 March 1878, 21:12 LMT, Hamburg ? 4 August 1941, 4:01 MET, Hamburg) was a German surveyor, astrologer, an amateur astronomer, and the founder of the Hamburg School of Astrology.
Terry L. WitteWiki Terry L.
William Henry WitteWiki William Henry Witte (October 4, 1817 ? November 24, 1876) was a Democratic member of the U.
Jean Carlo WitteWiki Jean Carlo Witte (born 24 September, 1977 in Blumenau, Santa Catarina) is a Brazilian football (soccer) defender.
Gaspar de WitteWiki Gaspar de Witte (bapt.
Ronald de WitteWiki Ronald de Witte (born in Wilrijk, 21 October 1946) was a Belgian professional road bicycle racer.
Lodewijk De WitteWiki Lodewijk (Lode) De Witte (Zwevegem, December 12, 1954) is the governor of the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant.