Records of Shawn Smith on Ancestry

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

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Shawn Smith and the Smith Family History

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

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Smith Genealogy Databases

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Some Famous People called Shawn Smith

Shawn SmithWiki DetailShawn Smith (October 28, 1965)is a Seattle-based songwriter, vocalist and musician in several bands (Brad, Satchel, Pigeonhed) and also as a solo artist.
Shawntel SmithWiki DetailShawntel Smith (Wuerch) (born September 16, 1971) is an American beauty pageant contestant, who was Miss America in 1996.