The Grery Genealogy and Family Tree Page

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

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The Grery Family Tree

It is important to remember that there is no single Grery family tree, as last names were assigned to people for various reasons. We are often asked, Where do I go to find birth, marriage, and death records for Grery family members? and you might be surprised at the answer.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Grery Ancestors

Grery Genealogy

Sometimes two people can look at the same handwritten record, and come up with different spellings of the name. Be creative when searching for your Grery ancestors -- we often search for misspellings intentionally to see if we missed any records. If you want to know Why can't I find Grery my ancestor in the SSDI?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Grery

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

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Grery Surname

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

Grery DNA Projects

DNA testing for genealogy continues to improve. If you had some of your Grery 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 Grery research, read "When do you use DNA?".

Grery Family History

There is more to exploring your Grery ancestry than just gathering a bunch of names and dates. Understanding where your ancestors lived, how they were employed, and what they did for fun, may give you a better appreciation of your heritage. Our team of seasoned experts are here to help you learn about different aspects of genealogy. Reading "Estate Records and Files" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Grery family history.

Photo Collections

Networking with Grery Researchers

In the course of genealogy research, collaboration is key -- we really cannot do it alone, and one of the great benefits of participating in community message boards is building relationships that not only enlightens our research but strengthens bonds across the miles. The article "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Grery 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 Grery ancestors.

Grery Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Grery Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Grery, 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
RootsWeb search of Obituary Daily Times
RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

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Upcoming Grery Family Reunions

Pedigree charts and family group records are important genealogical tools, so bringing or creating on site a big family pedigree (or family tree) is sure to draw attention; at the same time, have plenty of blank family group sheets available for individual families to complete and submit to go into a "Grery family record book," which you can then digitize and share -- you can then bring the physical book back to the next reunion, adding new families each time. The article "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Grery reunion.

See Also

Greri   Grer   MacGrery  

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