Reed records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Ian Reed 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 Ian Reed and the Reed Family History

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

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Reed Family Tree Databases

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Some Famous People called Ian Reed

Ian ReedWiki DetailIan Manley Reed (born July 13, 1927 in Victoria) was a discus thrower, who represented Australia at the 1952 Summer Olympics.