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How to find my great grandfather's parents

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Re: How to find my great grandfather's parents

Posted: 17 Feb 2012 1:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Have you tried to get death certificates, obituaries, and marriage records in order to find parents' names? Those are all possibilities.

Passenger lists often show whole families (if they immigrated together.)

Wills could also indicate siblings -- which can lead to either census data OR you could research the siblings for parents' names.
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David Martin 16 Feb 2012 10:29PM GMT 
Mary Boone 17 Feb 2012 1:41AM GMT 
David Martin 17 Feb 2012 6:37PM GMT 
Mary Boone 18 Feb 2012 1:40AM GMT 
gtp_58 19 Oct 2012 5:33PM GMT 
eGENEee 17 Feb 2012 8:00PM GMT 
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