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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 567 people with the Brass surname? In that year Brass was ranked number 3012 for popularity in the UK.|
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"BRASS. (1) Most probably from Birse, Aberdeenshire, the old spellings of which were Bras (c. 1275) and Brass (1511). (2) There are or were also lands named Bras in Fife. (3) Possibly from Bras in France. William Bres was put in the pillory in Orkney, 1425 (REO., p. 41), and Robert Bras held a tenement in Leith, 1548 (Soltre, p. 112). Nicholas de Bras in county Bucks, 1292, and Walter Bras in Salop, 1273. Cf. BRASH. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brass Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Brass family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 748 people with the Brass surname in the UK? Brass is now ranked number 3336 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Brass surname in the USA? Brass is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
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