The Verfy Genealogy and Family Tree Page

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

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The Verfy Family Tree

It is quite possible that someone else has already performed work on a Verfy family tree, so be sure to examine some of the sources listed below carefully. Have you struck a Verfy brick wall? Read "Knowing the Port of Entry Can Help Find Ancestral Records" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Verfy Ancestors

Verfy Genealogy

Keep an open mind when searching through Verfy 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 Verfy research?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Verfy

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

Death Records

Military Records

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

Verfy 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 Verfy family tree mysteries. DNA testing can be a useful tool, when applied properly to a given research issue. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Verfy research, read "When do you use DNA?".

Verfy Family History

There is more to exploring your Verfy 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. Our team of seasoned experts are here to help you learn about different aspects of genealogy. Reading "Estate Records and Files" may help you think of some different tactics to compiling your Verfy family history.

Photo Collections

Networking with Verfy Researchers

As genealogy researchers, we are eternally grateful to come upon information shared by others that enlightens our research; and we can reciprocate by paying it forward in responding to message board queries and sharing our own information that others in down the road or in future generations may benefit. The article "Are Your Queries Getting Results?" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Verfy 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 Verfy ancestors.

Verfy Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Verfy Research

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

One key to a successful Verfy reunion is preparation, and for the family researcher that means getting the word out in advance on what to bring (such as the family photo collection); arranging for the display of shared information; and planning activities conducive to sharing; and one of the best ways to get others to participate is in bringing something of your own to share such a picture pedigree, compiled family history or biographical sketch, or even a copies of a treasured photo as a gift for each family -- you may even want to consider putting together a reunion newsletter in advance to be distributed at the reunion, asking for help in solving one or more specific family mysteries: you never know who might have insight they are willing to share, one-on-one. The article "Reunions: Beyond Aunt Pat's Rhubarb Pie and Aunt Edna's Wet Kisses" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Verfy reunion.

See Also

Verfa   Verfu   Verf   Erfo  

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

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