Welcome to the Turon surname checklist page.

The Turon Family Tree and Genealogy

Welcome to the Turon 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 Turon 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 Turon genealogy.

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I. The Turon Family Tree

It is quite possible that someone else has already performed work on a Turon family tree, so be sure to examine some of the sources listed below carefully. Have you struck a Turon brick wall? Read "Schools Records Can Reveal A Lot About Ancestors" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Turon Ancestors

II. Turon Genealogy

Sometimes two people can look at the same handwritten record, and come up with different spellings of the name. Be creative when searching for your Turon ancestors -- we often search for misspellings intentionally to see if we missed any records. Genealogy is more than just searching through databases. Articles like "Digital Books and Microfilm" can help accelerate your Turon research.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Turon

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

Death Records

Military Records

III. Origins of the Turon 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 Turon surname. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

IV. Turon DNA Projects

While DNA testing cannot conclusively tell you if two Turon 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 Turon research, read "DNA Research and Your Family's History".

V. Turon 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 Turon 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 "The Role Of History In Genealogical Research" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Turon family history.

Photo Collections

VI. Networking with Turon 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 "Are Your Queries Getting Results?" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Turon 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 Turon ancestors.

VII. Turon Achievements & Celebrities

VIII. Web Sites & Blogs with Turon Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Turon, 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 Turon 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 "Turon 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 Turon reunion.

 

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