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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brenna family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brenna Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brenna 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 Brenna family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Brenna

Wikipedia Vincenzo Brenna (1747 ? May 17, 1820) was an Italian architect and painter who was the house architect of Paul I of Russia.
Wikipedia Wilhelm Brenna (born 8 October 1979) is a retired Norwegian ski jumper.