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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brierley Genealogy

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Some Famous People with the surname of Brierley

Wikipedia Roger Brierley (2 June 1935 - 23 September 2005) was a British chartered accountant-cum-actor.
Wikipedia Benjamin Brierley (1825 ? 18 January 1896), English weaver and writer in Lancashire dialect, was born in Failsworth, the son of humble parents, and started life in a textile factory, educating himself in his spare time.
Wikipedia Thomas Brierley was born on July 16 1785 at Mellor to Joab Brierley and Betty Arnfield.
Wikipedia York architect Walter Brierley practised in the city for 40 years around the turn of the 20th century.
Wikipedia Sir Ronald Alfred "Ron" Brierley (born 2 August 1937) is a New Zealand investor and corporate raider, chairman and director of a number of companies in Australia, New Zealand and the UK.

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