The Bleu Genealogy and Family Tree Page

Welcome to the Bleu Family page at Surname Finder, a service of Genealogy Today. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Bleu surname. As additional sources for vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Bleu ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!

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The Bleu Family Tree

It is important to remember that there is no single Bleu family tree, as last names were assigned to people for various reasons. We are often asked, How can I find the second married name of a female Bleu ancestor? and you might be surprised at the answer.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Bleu Ancestors

Bleu Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Bleu ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know What information is given in U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules about Bleu citizens from the past?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Bleu

Vital records are essential for family history research because they were typically created at or near the time of the event, making the record more reliable. There are currently count of matching Bleu records matching Bleu records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Bleu family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Bleu Surname

There are no clear, concise answers to why or how one of your Bleu ancestors took on the surname. It may have been based on their occupation or a distinguising physical trait. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

Bleu DNA Projects

DNA testing for genealogy continues to improve. If you had some of your Bleu relatives tested several years ago, it may be worthwhile to have them retested. Likewise, as DNA testing companies have gathered more results and samples, you may be able to find more matches if you search again with your test results. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Bleu research, read "DNA Research and Your Family's History".

Bleu Family History

Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Bleu ancestors will help paint a picture that can be shared with your relatives. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing How do I find my Bleu family history on the Internet? is always useful.

Photo Collections

Networking with Bleu Researchers

When you've come up against a brick wall in your genealogy research, posting a message board query can help; one of the biggest benefits is that message board queries are accessed through search engines, which means even someone not specifically engaged in genealogy but interested in your subject may find your query and bring valuable new information to the table -- it happens! The article "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Bleu queries.

You may also want to consider posting a query to the Community Message Boards at Genealogy Today to get assistance from other researchers on your most elusive Bleu ancestors.

Bleu Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Bleu Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Bleu, contact the folks at ProGenealogists for a free research estimate. You may also find it helpful to read, "When, Why and How to Hire a Professional Genealogist."

RootsWeb search of US Naturalization Records
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RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

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Upcoming Bleu Family Reunions

Notifying everyone in advance to bring old photos and documents can bring big rewards, making a special place at the reunion (maybe even a special Bleu booth) where people can come at their leisure to sit, look and chat; in addition to information and clues that might be written on the back of a photo, every photograph has a story and serves as an excellent stimulus to recall -- people might comment not only on the people in the photo, but also on what's in the background, or they might have information around where the photo was taken or the event -- just be sure to have someone there to capture new information. The article "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Bleu reunion.

See Also

Pleu   Blu   Belu   Blea   Bley   Ble   Leu  

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