The Phihos Genealogy and Family Tree Page

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

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The Phihos Family Tree

It is quite possible that someone else has already performed work on a Phihos family tree, so be sure to examine some of the sources listed below carefully. Have you struck a Phihos brick wall? Read "Genealogy's Most Popular Disbeliefs" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Phihos Ancestors

Phihos Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Phihos ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know How do I find my Phihos family in the census?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Phihos

Historical newspapers give us the ability to discover ancestral history through eyewitness accounts. There are currently count of matching Phihos records matching Phihos records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Phihos family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Phihos Surname

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

Phihos DNA Projects

While DNA testing cannot conclusively tell you if two Phihos 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 Phihos research, read "Basics of DNA Family History Research".

Phihos 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 Phihos 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 "Learning About Women - The Invisible Ancestors" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Phihos family history.

Photo Collections

Networking with Phihos Researchers

When digging deeper into your ancestor's occupation, a great way to connect with others of a similar interest -- many who might have detailed information, is by posting a message board query giving clear information as to your ancestor's name and the specific occupation or organization, in time and place. The article "Looking for John Smith - Focusing a Query" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Phihos 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 Phihos ancestors.

Phihos Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Phihos Research

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

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Upcoming Phihos Family Reunions

Whenever possible, consider holding the family reunion in place where you have a strong Phihos 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 "Planning Details For A Family Reunion" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Phihos reunion.

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

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