Investigate the background of the Brian Family Tree using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Brian Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Brian surname? In that year Brian was ranked number 2247 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brian 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.
|Records Found||-||Database Collection|
|Ancestry.com global records search results for the Brian family.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Brian surname.|
|Historical Newspaper archive search results for the Brian surname.|
|UK Parish Records search results for the Brian family name.|
|UK Census search results for the Brian surname.|
|Military records search results for the Brian surname.|
Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Brian ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Brian Tree?
Visit our Brian DNA page to find out more.
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brian 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 enableing you to fill out more detail in the Brian family tree.
Search the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Brian family.
Explore Brian Parish Records at Find My Past.
Study the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Brian family using the FreeBMD database.
Explore Genealogy Bank for Brian family records.
Study the LDS Database for records of the Brian family.
Research the Brian surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Brian family history documents.
Explore World Vital Records for information on the Brian family.
Did you know that there are currently 1197 people with the Brian surname in the UK? Brian is now ranked number 2935 for popularity in the UK.
Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Brian family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Explore Rootsweb resources for Brian records.
Research the Brian surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Brian surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Brian surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Brian surname.
|Havergal Brian||Wiki Detail||William "Havergal" Brian (29 January 1876 ? 28 November 1972), was a British classical composer.|
|David Brian||Wiki Detail||David Brian (August 5, 1914 ? July 15, 1993) was a film actor.|
|Mary Brian||Wiki Detail||Mary Brian (February 17, 1906 ? December 30, 2002) was an American actress and movie star who made the transition from 'silents' to 'talkies'.|
|Frank Brian||Wiki Detail||Frank Sands Brian (b.|
|Donald Brian||Wiki Detail||Donald Brian (February 17, 1877 ? December 22, 1948) actor, dancer and singer born St.|
|Kate Brian||Wiki Detail||Kieran Scott (born March 11, 1974), better known by her pen name Kate Brian, is an American author, best known for her work in the chick lit, young-adult genre.|
|Jean-Louis Brian||Wiki Detail||Jean-Louis Brian (born in Avignon in 1805 and died in Paris in 1864) is a French sculptor.|