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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 1023 people with the Brien surname? In that year Brien was ranked number 2570 for popularity in the UK.|
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brien 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 Brien 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 Brien family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 973 people with the Brien surname in the UK? Brien is now ranked number 3128 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 6076 people with the Brien surname in the USA? Brien is ranked number 155 for popularity in the USA.|
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|Doug Brien||Douglas Robert Zachariah Brien (born November 24, 1970) was an American football placekicker.|
|Robert Brien||Robert Brien of Sydney, Australia, was a tennis player in the 1960s and 1970s.|
|Pierre Brien||Pierre Brien (born 22 June 1970 in Ville-Marie, Quebec) was a member of the Canadian House of Commons from 1993 to 2003.|
|Alan Brien||Alan Brien (12 March 1925 ? 23 May 2008) was a British journalist best known for his novel "Lenin".|
|Roy Brien||William Roy Brien (born 11 November 1930) is an English former footballer.|