Delve into the history of Alan Murphy using the links below. We hope you find this information useful!
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Murphy surname? In that year Murphy was ranked number 138 for popularity in the UK.
The name Alan means "Handsome, cheerful" and is of Gaelic origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Alan Murphy family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
|Records Found||-||Database Collection|
|Ancestry.com global records search results for Alan Murphy.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for Alan Murphy.|
|Historical Newspaper archive search results for Alan Murphy.|
|UK Parish Records search results for Alan Murphy.|
|UK Census search results for Alan Murphy.|
|Military records search results for Alan Murphy.|
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 Alan Murphy ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Murphy Tree?
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Alan Murphy 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 enableing you to fill out more detail in the Alan Murphy family tree.
Study the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of Alan Murphy.
Explore Parish Records for Alan Murphy at Find My Past.
Study for the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of Alan Murphy using the FreeBMD database.
Explore Genealogy Bank for Alan Murphy records.
Search the LDS Database for records for Alan Murphy.
Research the Murphy surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Murphy family history documents.
Study World Vital Records for information on Alan Murphy.
Did you know that there are currently 62164 people with the Murphy surname in the UK? Murphy is now ranked number 65 for popularity in the UK.
Another way to build your tree quickly is to use the research other people have already done. This can help to confirm or refute your own deductions - however, be wary of taking this data at face value as other researchers may not have been as meticulous as you. Always try to back up deductions with some definitive sources rather than relying too heavily on others.
Study MyTrees for information on the Murphy family and people looking to contact living Murphy relations.
Study One Great Family for Murphy records submitted by people who are already researching the Murphy Family Tree.
Find Alan Murphy from Ireland on findmypast.ie
There are a number of forums which are dedicated to rearching particular surnames. These can be good places to share your findings and also to tap into the knowledge that others may already have. These can sometimes be a good way of finding living relations as these tend not to show up on the other sources of information for privacy reasons.
Research the Murphy surname using Genealogy.com forums .
Search RootsWeb forums for Murphy records.
Did you know that there are currently 355475 people with the Murphy surname in the USA? Murphy is ranked number 52 for popularity in the USA.
Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on Alan Murphy. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Explore Rootsweb resources for Murphy records.
Research Alan Murphy using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Murphy surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Murphy surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Murphy surname.
Other names that sound a bit like Murphy
Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.Marfe Marhoff Marruffo Mayorhoff Meerhoff Mehrhof Merhoff Merpaw Merva Mervah Meyerhoff Mirva Morbey Morby Moreby Morf Morfee Morfey Morffew Morphew Morphey Morphy Morvee Mourbey Murbow Murby Murfee Murff Murph Murphey Murphie Murva Murvah