Records of Lewis Jones on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Lewis Jones 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 Lewis Jones and the Jones Family Tree

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

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Some Famous People called Lewis Jones

Lewis Wade JonesWiki DetailLewis Wade Jones (March 13, 1910 - September 1979) was a sociologist and educator.
Lewis JonesWiki DetailLewis Jones, writer, and political activist of the left, (1897 - January 27, 1939) was born in Clydach Vale in industrialized South Wales.
Lewis JonesWiki DetailBenjamin Lewis Jones (born 1931 in Gorseinon) is a Welsh former rugby union and rugby league footballer of the mid-20th century, a dual-code rugby international.
Lewis JonesWiki DetailLewis Jones (30 January 1836 - 24 November 1904) was one of the founders of the Welsh settlement in Patagonia.