The Carey Index contains the entire currently
known Guernsey Carey family membership all descended from Jean Careye
alive in A.D. 1393.
For those individuals not shown here such as those descended from the
English or Irish Carey families, please use the Links page to find others
doing research along these genealogical lines.
All current branches of the family tree use the surname of Carey. Prior
to 1752, the previous spelling of Careye is used.
To respect the privacy of the relatives still living, the index has
been cleaned of all personal details for individuals born within the
last hundred years.
The Book of Surnames contains the individuals
married into the family together with their parents where known and
The History of the Carey Family details
the origins of the family name and traces the earliest known records
of the Carey family on the Island of Guernsey.
The Carey Crest provides the description
of the family Arms and Crest and its registration with the Heralds College
and subsequent amendment to denote the Guernsey branch as a separate
branch of the Carey family.
Positions held by the family describes
the varying roles the Carey ancestors have filled on the Island from
the 1400's until present day.
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