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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 4421 people with the Brand surname? In that year Brand was ranked number 961 for popularity in the UK.|
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"BRAND. A common Old English (Anglo-Saxon) personal name, Old Norse Brandr, Old Swed. Brander, Old Dan. Brand. It was a common name in the Danelaw. "The name Brand in England is usually taken to be of Norse origin, out it may be noted that as early as 1046 we find Bransbury, Hants, as Brandesburh, while Branston, Staffs, is Brantestun, in a charter (Birch, Cart. Saxonicum, 978) dated 956" (Mawer, p. 30). Giliane Brand held land in Irvine, 1323 (Irvine, i, p. 124). Thomas Brand was burgess of Edinburgh in 1512 (Laing, 287), and the name was common there in the seventeenth century (Edinb. Marr.). Adam Brand had a charter of lands of Steillend, 1631 (Pitfirrane, 526), William Brand is recorded in Urquhart, 1685 (RFC., 3. ser. x, p. 388), and James Brand was baker in the burgh of Canongate, Edinburgh, 1700 (Inquis., 8785). The Brands of Rudhall or Castle Brand were an old family in Angus. As a forename we have Brande Fide, 1508 (Cawdor, p. 118). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Did you know that there are currently 5268 people with the Brand surname in the UK? Brand is now ranked number 1123 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Neville Brand||Neville Brand (August 13, 1920?? April 16, 1992), was an American television and movie actor.|
|Stewart Brand||Stewart Brand (born December 14, 1938 in Rockford, Illinois) is an American writer, best known as editor of the "Whole Earth Catalog".|
|Jo Brand||Josephine "Jo" Grace Brand (born 23 July 1957 in Hastings, East Sussex) is a British stand-up comedian.|
|Max Brand||Frederick Schiller Faust (May 29, 1892 ? May 12, 1944) was an American author known primarily for his thoughtful and literary Westerns.|
|Elton Brand||Elton Tyron Brand (born March 11, 1979 in Cortlandt Manor, New York) is an American All-Star professional basketball player and film producer who currently plays for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA.|
|Adolf Brand||__NOTOC__Adolf Brand (1874-1945) was a German writer, anarchist and pioneering campaigner for the acceptance of male bisexuality and homosexuality.|
|John Brand||John Brand (August 19, 1744 ? September 11, 1806) was an English antiquarian.|
|Russell Brand||Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, columnist, and presenter of radio and television.|
|Quintin Brand||Air Vice Marshal Sir Christopher Joseph Quintin Brand KBE, DSO, MC, DFC, (25 May 1893 - 7 March 1968) was a South African officer of the Royal Air Force.|
|Chris Brand||Christopher Richard Brand (born in Preston, England, 1 June 1943) is a widely discredited white nationalist British psychological and psychometric researcher who gained media attention for his controversial statements on race and intelligence and pedophilia.|
|Hennig Brand||Hennig Brand(t) (c.|
|Myles Brand||Myles Neil Brand (May 17, 1942 ? September 16, 2009) was president of the United States' National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and prior to that served as the 16th president of Indiana University.|
|Phoebe Brand||Phoebe Brand (November 27, 1907 ? July 3, 2004) was an American actress, who was blacklisted along with her husband, Morris Carnovsky, in the McCarthy era.|
|Johannes Brand||Sir Johannes Henricus Brand, GCMG (popularly known as Jan Brand and sometimes as John Henry Brand) (6 December, 1823, Cape Town ? 14 July, 1888, Bloemfontein) was a South African lawyer and politician, and the fourth state president of the Orange Free State, from 2 February 1864 until his death in 1888.|
|Charles Brand||Major General Charles Henry Brand CB, CMG, CVO, DSO (4 September 1873 ? 31 July 1961) was an Australian Army brigadier-general in World War I.|
|Neil Brand||Neil Brand (born 18 March 1958), is a British writer, composer, and a renowned silent film accompanist.|
|Ralph Brand||Ralph Laidlaw Brand (born 8 December 1936) is a retired Scottish footballer, who played as a striker for Rangers, and latterly, Manchester City, Sunderland, Raith Rovers and Hamilton Academical.|
|Jesse Brand||The Jesse Brand Train is a country music band of the Texas Country music scene that can be seen in the Ft.|
|Daphny van den Brand||Daphny van den Brand, (born April 6, 1978 in Zeeland (North Brabant)) is a Dutch cyclo-cross, road bicycle and mountain bike racer.|
|Hannah Brand||Hannah Brand (1754?1821), actress and playwright, was born in Norwich where she ran a "young Ladies Boarding School, No.|
|Steven Brand||Steven Brand (born 26 June 1969) is a Scottish actor.|
|James T. Brand||James T.|
|Madeleine Brand||Madeleine Brand (born Los Angeles, California) is an American journalist best known for her work on National Public Radio as a co-host of radio news magazine "Day to Day" (since cancelled) and a contributor to "Morning Edition".|
|Jan Brand||Johannes "Jan" Willem Brand (June 24, 1908 in Amsterdam ? June 29, 1969 in Rotterdam) was a Dutch field hockey player who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics.|
|Charles Brand||Charles Brand (November 1, 1871 ? May 23, 1966) was a U.|
|Heiner Brand||Heiner Brand (born July 26, 1952 in Gummersbach) is a former West German handball player who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics, and has been the German national team's coach since 1997.|
|Arie van den Brand||Ir.|
|Oscar Brand||Oscar Brand (born February 7, 1920, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada), is a folk singer, songwriter, and author.|
|Gustavo Brand||Gustavo Alonso Brand (born 3 August 1961) is a Venezuelan football (soccer) referee, best known for having supervised one match during the 2004 Copa Am?rica in Peru.|