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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brigham Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Brigham

Wikipedia Asa Brigham (31 August 1788 ? 3 July 1844) was a Texas politician and businessman and signer of the Texas Constitution of 1832, declaring independence from Mexico.
Wikipedia Elijah Brigham (July 7, 1751 ? February 22, 1816) was a U.
Wikipedia Lewis Alexander Brigham (January 2, 1831, New York Mills, New York - February 19, 1885, Jersey City, New Jersey) was an American Republican Party politician who represented New Jersey's 7th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1879 to 1881.
Wikipedia Ebenezer Brigham (April 28, 1789 ? September 14, 1861) was a 19th century American pioneer, businessman and politician.
Wikipedia Jeremy Paul Brigham is a former professional American football player who played tight end for four seasons for the Oakland Raiders.