Records of Jack Smith on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Jack Smith 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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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Jack Smith and the Smith Family History

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

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Smith Family Tree Databases

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.

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Smith Forums

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.

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Some Famous People called Jack Smith

Jackie SmithWiki DetailJackie Larue Smith (born February 23, 1940 in Columbia, Mississippi) is a former professional American football player in the National Football League.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJohn "Jack" Smith (7 February 1915 - 21 April 1975) was an English footballer.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJack Smith (June 23, 1895 - May 2, 1972) was a center fielder/right fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the St.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJack David Smith (born 14 October 1983 in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire) is an English footballer, currently playing for Millwall after being released by Swindon Town in May 2009.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJohn Clayton Smith (born September 15, 1910 in Stocksbridge, Sheffield - died 1986) was a footballer who played 347 matches for Sheffield United between 1930-1949.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJohn Bullas Smith (born August 11, 1917 in Los Angeles, California) is a former American football end in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins.
Jack SmithWiki DetailArthur John Smith, commonly known as Jack Smith (27 October, 1911 - 7 June, 1975) was a Welsh footballer and football manager.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJohn Reid "Jack" Smith (2 April 1895 ? September 1946) was a Scottish footballer, who played as a centre forward and helped Bolton Wanderers win the FA Cup in 1923 and 1926.
Jack SmithWiki DetailJohn "Jack" Smith (1882 ? after 1911) was an English professional footballer who scored 39 goals in 110 appearances in First Division of the Football League playing for Wolverhampton Wanderers and Birmingham.