Records of Bill Jones on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Bill Jones 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.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Bill Jones and the Jones Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People called Bill Jones

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Bill JonesWiki DetailWilliam 'Bill' Henry Jones (born 13 May 1921) was an English international footballer who played for Liverpool.
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Billy JonesWiki DetailWilliam Henry 'Billy' Jones (born April 12, 1880 in Tipton, Staffordshire, died in 1957), known as the Tipton Smasher, was an English professional footballer who played as a centre-forward for Small Heath (renamed Birmingham in 1905) in the Football League and for Brighton & Hove Albion in the Southern League.