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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 646 people with the Brenchley surname? In that year Brenchley was ranked number 2934 for popularity in the UK.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brenchley 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 Brenchley family tree.
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Did you know that there are currently 785 people with the Brenchley surname in the UK? Brenchley is now ranked number 3304 for popularity in the UK.
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