Records of Phil Williams on Ancestry

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

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

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Some Famous People called Phil Williams

Phil WilliamsWiki DetailProfessor Philip James Stradling Williams (11 January 1939 ? 10 June 2003) was a Welsh politician for Plaid Cymru and scientist.
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Phil WilliamsWiki DetailPhilip "Phil" Williams (born April 5 1958, Birkenhead) is a former English footballer.