Records of Ian Smith on Ancestry

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

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

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Smith Family Tree Databases

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Some Famous People called Ian Smith

Ian SmithWiki DetailIan Douglas Smith GCLM ID (8 April 1919 ? 20 November 2007) served as the Prime Minister of the British self-governing colony of Southern Rhodesia from 13 April 1964 to 11 November 1965 and as the first Prime Minister of Rhodesia from 11 November 1965 to 1 June 1979 during white minority rule.
Ian Michael SmithWiki DetailIan Michael Smith (born May 5, 1987) is an American actor, known for his starring role in "Simon Birch".
Ian Paul SmithWiki DetailPaul Smith (born 22 January 1976 in Easington, County Durham) is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder.
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Ian SmithWiki DetailIan Smith (7 December 1965, Oldham) is a professional rugby league referee.