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Origins and History

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New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Breck surname or get a copy of the Breck family Crest (a great gift idea!).

"BRECK. Hugh Brec witnessed Eschina de London's gift of the church of Molle to the Abbey of Kelso, 1185 (Kelso, 146). Gilbert Brek, witness in Dumfries, 1506 (Edgar, p. 230). Isabel Breck in Edinburgh, 1692 (Edinb. Marr.), and William Breck, feuar in Insch, Aberdeenshire, died in 1818. 0 0 "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Some Famous People with the surname of Breck

Wikipedia Peter Breck (born March 13, 1929, Rochester, New York) is an American actor who has played roles on television and in film.
Wikipedia Joseph Berry Breck (1830 ? 26 July 1865) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War.
Wikipedia Samuel Breck (July 17, 1771 ? August 31, 1862) was a member of the U.
Wikipedia James Lloyd Breck (June 27, 1818 ? April 2, 1876) was a priest, educator and missionary of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.
Wikipedia Freddy Breck (born Gerhard Brecker, 21 January 1942, Sonneberg, Th?ringen ? 17 December 2008, Rottach-Egern, Oberbayern) was a German schlager singer, composer, record producer, and news anchor.
Wikipedia Samuel Breck (February 25, 1834 ? February 23, 1918) was an officer in the United States Army who served as Adjutant General of the U.

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