Records of Maurice Holmes on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Maurice Holmes 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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DNA

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Maurice Holmes and the Holmes Genealogy

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

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Holmes Genealogy 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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Holmes 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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Miscellaneous Holmes Databases

Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on Maurice Holmes. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

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Some Famous People called Maurice Holmes

Maurice HolmesWikipedia Maurice Holmes (1909-1998) was a driver of standardbred racehorses in New Zealand.
Maurice HolmesWikipedia Sir Maurice Andrew Holmes (28 July 1911 ? 21 December 1997) was a barrister and Chairman of the London Transport Board from 1965 to 1969.