Welcome to the Ichor 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 Ichor 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 Ichor ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!
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The Ichor Family Tree
Everyone has different reasons for building a family tree; your personal motiviation will influence whether the Ichor family tree has more depth or breadth. Have you struck a Ichor brick wall? Read "Fast-Paced Genealogy Research" for some helpful advice.
Best Tree Collections for Discovering Ichor Ancestors
Keep an open mind when searching through Ichor records. Years ago many people were unable to read and write, thus a given ancestor's name could be spelled in a variety of ways depending on who recorded it. If you want to know How can I find information on men and women named Ichor who served in the Revolutionary War?, then read this frequently asked question.
Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Ichor
Census records are among the most useful records available for family tree building. There are currently matching Ichor records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Ichor family history resource today.
Origins of the Ichor Surname
It is quite possible for two people with the Ichor last name to have been given that surname for entirely different reasons. Discovering the country from which your Ichor ancestors originated can often yield additional clues for the meaning of the surname. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.
Ichor DNA Projects
While DNA testing cannot conclusively tell you if two Ichor 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 Ichor research, read "DNA Research and Your Family's History".
Ichor Family History
Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Ichor 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 Ichor family history.
Networking with Ichor Researchers
One of the best ways to solve a genealogy problem is by enlisting the help of others through a message board query that is open to the public, allowing you to cast a wide net that can be accessed by anyone, around the world and around the clock --- at the same time, because it is a public forum, you will want to exercise caution in posting personal information or information about living persons. The article "Looking for John Smith - Focusing a Query" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Ichor 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 Ichor ancestors.
Ichor Achievements & Celebrities
Web Sites & Blogs with Ichor Research
If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Ichor, 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 Ichor Family Reunions
Family reunions are an ideal time interview older relatives and other Ichor family members; you may want to consider a roundtable where you can gather different groups together at different times such as siblings to discuss their parents and childhood memories, cousins, aunts and uncles to discuss the grandparent generation, etc. - the collective memory and stimulus of shared experience can yield considerable information. The article "Planning Details For A Family Reunion" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Ichor reunion.