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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 579 people with the Brent surname? In that year Brent was ranked number 3000 for popularity in the UK.|
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brent family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brent 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 listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. 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 Brent family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 1142 people with the Brent surname in the UK? Brent is now ranked number 2980 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 9115 people with the Brent surname in the USA? Brent is ranked number 154 for popularity in the USA.|
Search the Ellis Island Database for information on the Brent family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
|George Brent||George Brent (March 15, 1899 - May 26, 1979) was an Irish film and television actor in American cinema.|
|Richard P. Brent||Richard Peirce Brent is an Australian mathematician and computer scientist, born in 1946.|
|Evelyn Brent||Evelyn Brent (October 20, 1899 ? June 4, 1975) was an American film and stage actress.|
|Dannielle Brent||Dannielle Brent is an English actress.|
|Leslie Brent||Leslie Baruch Brent (born 5 July 1925), born Lothar Baruch, in K?slin, Germany (now Koszalin, Poland), to German-Jewish parents, is an immunologist.|
|Margaret Brent||Margaret Brent (1601?1671) was the first woman in the English North American colonies to act as an attorney before a court of the Common Law, and a significant founding participant in the early history of the Colony of Maryland and the Colony of Virginia.|
|William Leigh Brent||William Leigh Brent (1784-1848) was a U.|
|Paul Archibald Brent||Paul Archibald Brent (1907-1997) was an American musician, the first African American to attend the prestigious Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, Maryland.|
|Eden Brent||Eden Brent is an award-winning American musician on the independent Yellow Dog Records label.|