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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 4629 people with the Shields surname? In that year Shields was ranked number 916 for popularity in the UK.
The name Brooke means "Stream" and is of English origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brooke Shields 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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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. If you are lucky then you may find some previously undiscovered Brooke Shields 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 Brooke Shields 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 Brooke Shields family tree.
Explore the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of Brooke Shields.
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Did you know that there are currently 9771 people with the Shields surname in the UK? Shields is now ranked number 592 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 60765 people with the Shields surname in the USA? Shields is ranked number 137 for popularity in the USA.
Study the Ellis Island Database for information on Brooke Shields. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
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View the distribution of the Shields surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Shields surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Shields surname.
Other names that sound a bit like Shields
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