The Boehrs Genealogy and Family Tree Page

Welcome to the Boehrs 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 Boehrs 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 Boehrs ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!

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The Boehrs Family Tree

It is important to remember that there is no single Boehrs 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 Boehrs ancestor? and you might be surprised at the answer.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Boehrs Ancestors

Boehrs Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Boehrs ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know When were Boehrs births first recorded in the United States?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Boehrs

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 Boehrs records matching Boehrs records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Boehrs family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Boehrs Surname

There are no clear, concise answers to why or how one of your Boehrs 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.

Boehrs DNA Projects

While DNA testing cannot conclusively tell you if two Boehrs ancestors were related, it can easily prove if they weren't. Be sure you understand what types of research issues each different DNA test can address before you spend any money. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Boehrs research, read "Basics of DNA Family History Research".

Boehrs Family History

Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Boehrs ancestors will help paint a picture that can be shared with your relatives. Our team of seasoned experts are here to help you learn about different aspects of genealogy. Reading "Using Social History To Fill In The Gaps In Family Histories" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Boehrs family history.

Photo Collections

Networking with Boehrs 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 Boehrs 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 Boehrs ancestors.

Boehrs Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Boehrs Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Boehrs, 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."

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Upcoming Boehrs 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 Boehrs 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 Boehrs reunion.

See Also

Boehrse   Boehr   Boar   Baehr   Boehri  

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