Welcome to the Scre 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 Scre 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 Scre ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!
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The Scre Family Tree
It is quite possible that someone else has already performed work on a Scre family tree, so be sure to examine some of the sources listed below carefully. Have you struck a Scre brick wall? Read "Newspapers Can Be A Treasure Trove Of Genealogical Details" for some helpful advice.
Best Tree Collections for Discovering Scre Ancestors
Keep an open mind when searching through Scre 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 find information on men and women named Scre who served in the Revolutionary War?, then read this frequently asked question.
Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Scre
Historical newspapers give us the ability to discover ancestral history through eyewitness accounts. There are currently matching Scre records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Scre family history resource today.
Origins of the Scre 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 Scre surname. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.
Scre 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 Scre 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 Scre research, read "Utilizing DNA in Family History Research".
Scre Family History
Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Scre 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 Scre family history on the Internet? is always useful.
Networking with Scre Researchers
In doing genealogy research, we surely don't want to reinvent the wheel; in researching your Scre surname, posting a message query can help you connect with distant cousins and others who may be working on the same lines, some of whom may have advanced the research or solved some of the hard problems, but are willing to share. The article "Are Your Queries Getting Results?" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Scre 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 Scre ancestors.
Scre Achievements & Celebrities
Web Sites & Blogs with Scre Research
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Upcoming Scre Family Reunions
One key to a successful Scre 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 Scre reunion.