Welcome to the Mirabal surname checklist page.

The Mirabal Family Tree and Genealogy

Welcome to the Mirabal Family page at Surname Finder. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Mirabal surname. As vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Mirabal genealogy.

Completed by on


  Database Search: GenealogyBank.com ($)
Enter information about one of your ancestors and click search:

  First Name: Last Name: Location:   

I. The Mirabal Family Tree

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

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Mirabal Ancestors

II. Mirabal Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Mirabal ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know Was my Mirabal ancestor was married more than once?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Mirabal

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

Death Records

Military Records

III. Origins of the Mirabal Surname

While some countries have limited historical records for last name assignments, you are most likely to only find general guidance on the origin and meaning of the Mirabal surname. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

IV. Mirabal DNA Projects

Don't believe the hype! When DNA testing was first made available for genealogical purposes, some companies boasted how it could solve all your Mirabal family tree mysteries. DNA testing can be a useful tool, when applied properly to a given research issue. If you are seeking an answer to the question, How do I know which DNA test is right for Mirabal research?, then this FAQ may help.

V. Mirabal Family History

There is more to exploring your Mirabal 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. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing How can I find out if my Mirabal ancestor was an indentured servant? is always useful.

Photo Collections

VI. Networking with Mirabal Researchers

If you are doing genealogy research in a particular town or region distant from where you live, you may want to consider posting a message board query requesting a lookup; often local volunteers or residents are willing to lend a hand, but remember to be specific in your request and be respectful of others' time. The article "Are Your Queries Getting Results?" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Mirabal 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 Mirabal ancestors.

VII. Mirabal Achievements & Celebrities

Did you know that Mirabal was the 10186th most popular surname in the 1990 census of the United States?

VIII. Web Sites & Blogs with Mirabal Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Mirabal, 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

To have your web site/blog listed on this page, please submit a link to the user-contributed directory at Genealogy Today. Your web page will appear once its content has been reviewed by one of our editors.

IX. Upcoming Mirabal Family Reunions

Whenever possible, consider holding the family reunion in place where you have a strong Mirabal family history, which provides opportunities to share stories and visit cemeteries or old home sites; you may even want to consider as a one-day activity, having each family take on the task of gathering information from the local courthouse, school district, public library, etc. -- this, of course, requires advance planning and assignment, but could generate considerable interest and results. The article "Reunions: Beyond Aunt Pat's Rhubarb Pie and Aunt Edna's Wet Kisses" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Mirabal reunion.

 

Source:
Surname Finder, Mirabal Surname Checklist [on-line resource], New Providence, NJ, USA: Genealogy Today LLC, 1998-2014.

Suggested use: Print a copy of this free research checklist, and keep track of the Mirabal genealogy resources that you visit. If your web browser does not print the date on the bottom, remember to record it manually. Today is 20/Apr/2014.

If you host the Mirabal blog or web page, please link to this surname-focused resource. Here's the HTML code for a basic link. Simply cut/paste this code on to your page.

Small Surname Finder Logo. Please Do NOT link to this image. You MAY download it onto your web server.