The Lentlie Genealogy and Family Tree Page

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

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The Lentlie Family Tree

Everyone has different reasons for building a family tree; your personal motiviation will influence whether the Lentlie family tree has more depth or breadth. Have you struck a Lentlie brick wall? Read "Efficient and Effective Research Tips" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Lentlie Ancestors

Lentlie Genealogy

Keep an open mind when searching through Lentlie 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 locate old newspapers for Lentlie research?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Lentlie

Census records are among the most useful records available for family tree building. There are currently count of matching Lentlie records matching Lentlie records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Lentlie family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Lentlie Surname

It is quite possible for two people with the Lentlie last name to have been given that surname for entirely different reasons. Discovering the country from which your Lentlie 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.

Lentlie DNA Projects

DNA testing for genealogy continues to improve. If you had some of your Lentlie 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 Lentlie research, read "Basics of DNA Family History Research".

Lentlie Family History

For most people, just about every aspect of their life has been influenced in some way by their ancestors. Look beyond the names and dates to understand how and why your Lentlie ancestors lived and strived to make a better life for their descendants. Our team of seasoned experts are here to help you learn about different aspects of genealogy. Reading "Looking at Our Ancestors" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Lentlie family history.

Photo Collections

Networking with Lentlie Researchers

When it comes families and genealogy research, it's important to remember that different people may have different information: some may even have inherited one-of-a-kind family documents or photos, and the best way to connect with these family members is by posting a message board query -- often in the process of collaboration, you can build a more complete picture of your ancestor or ancestral family. The article "Looking for John Smith - Focusing a Query" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Lentlie 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 Lentlie ancestors.

Lentlie Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Lentlie Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Lentlie, 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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RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

To recommend your web site/blog for inclusion on this page, please submit a link to the user-contributed directory at Genealogy Today. Your web page may appear once its content has been reviewed by our editors.

Upcoming Lentlie 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 "Lentlie 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 "Reunions: Beyond Aunt Pat's Rhubarb Pie and Aunt Edna's Wet Kisses" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Lentlie reunion.

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Surname Finder, The Lentlie Genealogy and Family Tree Page [on-line resource], New Providence, NJ, USA: Genealogy Today LLC, 2014.

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