Harris records on Ancestry

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

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Vincent Harris 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 enableing you to fill out more detail in the Vincent Harris family tree.

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Harris Family History 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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Harris 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 Vincent Harris

Vincent HarrisWiki DetailEmanuel Vincent Harris OBE (June 26, 1876 ? August 1, 1971) was an English architect who was most notably responsible for the design of several important public buildings.
Vincent Madeley HarrisWiki DetailVincent Madeley Harris (October 14, 1913?March 31, 1988) was an American clergyman of the Roman Catholic Church.