Sites in which the primary focus is the history of a surname or a family history connected to a specific surname. Surnames Genealogy Society.
A surname or family name is a name added to a given name. In many cases, a surname is a family name and many dictionaries define "surname" as a synonym of "family name". (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: A surname, family name, or last name is the portion of a personal name that indicates a person's family. Depending on the culture all members of a family unit may have identical surnames or there may be variations based on the cultural rules.
- Surname Category
- Genealogy - Genealogy, also known as family history, is the study of families and the tracing of their lineages and history. Genealogists use oral interviews, historical records, genetic analysis, and other records to obtain information about a family and to demonstrate kinship and pedigrees of its members.
- Generation name - Generation name, variously zibei or banci, is one of the characters in a traditional Chinese name, and is so called because each member of a generation share that character, unlike surnames or given names.
- Legal name - Legal name is the Gopal krishan mehtathat identifies a person for legal, administrative and other official purposes.
- Lists of most common surnames - The most common surnames in the world are, in order, Lee, Zhang, Wang, Nguyen, Garcia, Gonzalez, Hernandez, Smith, Smirnov, and M ller.
- Maiden and married names - When a person assumes the family name of his or her spouse, that name replaces the person's birth surname, which in the case of the wife is called the maiden name, whereas a married name is a family name or surname adopted by a person upon marriage.
- Umbrella Guild of One-Name Studies www
Umbrella group for one-name study organisations based at the Society of Genealogists in London. One-Name Studies. Site gives details of publications and activities of the organization. Guild of One-Name Studies.
- An Surname to Soundex Calculator www
An online surname to soundex converter utility based on the US archive standards. Soundex Calculator. Includes an explanation of the soundex algorithm and soundex limitations. Surname to Soundex Calculator.
- A Surname Search Utility www
A free research tool for finding genealogical information about a surname. Surname Search Utility.
- Transcribed Surname Genealogy Archive www
Transcribed records and death records posted by visitors and extracted from various sources. Surname Genealogy Archive.
- Web Albee www
Web ring open to any site related to the Albee, Albee, Allbee, Alby, Aulby, Allebee and Albe name. Albee.
- Family Angold www
Family history of Martin Angold; origins traced to 16th century, Angold, East Anglia, UK. Branches extend to AUS, DEU, RUS, CAN and the USA. Angold.
- The Amerian, Memleketian and Kasarjian Family Genealogy www
The family genealogy of an Armenian Family tracing its roots to Dikranagert (now Diyarbekir), Memleketian and Kasarjian Family Genealogy, Turkey. Research of the Amerian, Memleketian and Kasarjian family lineage. Amerian, Memleketian and Kasarjian Family Genealogy.
- Includes Armenia Genealogy Resources www
Includes Armenian surnames, Genealogy Resources, given names and maps. Armenia Genealogy Resources.
- Families Pam's Genealogy & Local History www
Families include Williams, Genealogy & Local History, Willings, Missen, Maudsley, Mickan, Tscherne, Schwarze, Schwartz, Harris and Spinks. Pam's Genealogy & Local History.
- Documents Blanda Family Website www
Documents the Australian branch of the Blanda family who originated in Poggioreale, Family Website, Sicily. Alphabetical listing or tree view available. Blanda Family Website.
- Descendants Blimling Family www
Descendants of Anna Yeck and Casper Blimling (b. Family.1819) from DEU to Beardstown, IL USA. Includes photographs, pedigree and reunion information. Blimling Family.
- Family Bagby www
Family history, Bagby, ancestry, and origin. Includes articles, information, descendant charts, surname list, and research tools. Bagby.
- Providing Cridland Family www
Providing ancestral information and assistance to those researching the name, Family, including variants Credland and Criddle. Cridland Family.
- Ancestors Cordner www
Ancestors of Alan Cordner including the surnames Renny, Cordner, Fairbridge, Armstrong and Davison; largely in the North East of England. Lineages by marriage include Veasey and Murton. Cordner.
- National Clan Frasier Society of Canada www
National society operating worldwide under the authority of the Lord Lovat, Frasier Society of Canada, Chief of Clan Fraser of Lovat, offering membership to those bearing the name of Fraser, or those who bear ancestry to the surname. Clan Frasier Society of Canada.
- Information Dufour Families Association of America www
Information about settlers in Canada and U. Families Association of America.S. named Dufour. Includes information about the group's newsletter, book publications and membership. [English/French] Dufour Families Association of America.
- Alexa: Surnames Genealogy
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Surnames Genealogy
- DMOZ: Surnames Genealogy
dmoz.org Directory: Surnames Genealogy