The Myar Genealogy and Family Tree Page

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

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The Myar Family Tree

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

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Myar Ancestors

Myar Genealogy

Keep an open mind when searching through Myar 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. Genealogy is more than just searching through databases. Articles like "Practical Advise for Researching Immigrants" can help accelerate your Myar research.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Myar

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

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Myar Surname

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

Myar DNA Projects

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

Myar Family History

Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Myar ancestors will help paint a picture that can be shared with your relatives. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing How do I find my Myar family history on the Internet? is always useful.

Photo Collections

Networking with Myar 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 "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Myar 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 Myar ancestors.

Myar Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Myar Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Myar, 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 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 Myar Family Reunions

Whenever possible, consider holding the family reunion in place where you have a strong Myar 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 "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Myar reunion.

See Also

Miar   Mya   Yar  

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