Dig into the past of the Brighton Family Tree using the resources below. We hope you find these sites useful whilst you are researching your Brighton Genealogy !
|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 1060 people with the Brighton surname? In that year Brighton was ranked number 2537 for popularity in the UK.|
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brighton family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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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 Brighton ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Brighton 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 Brighton family tree.
Search Brighton Parish Records at Find My Past.
Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Brighton family using the FreeBMD database.
Explore Genealogy Bank for Brighton family records.
Search MyHeritage for Brighton family data.
Explore the LDS Database for records of the Brighton family.
Research the Brighton surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Brighton Military records.
|Did you know that there are currently 1373 people with the Brighton surname in the UK? Brighton is now ranked number 2792 for popularity in the UK.|
Explore WikiTree for user contributed Brighton family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Brighton data can be verified or corrected by other users.
Search MyTrees for information on the Brighton family and people looking to contact living Brighton relations.
Check out GENi for Brighton family records.
Investigate One Great Family for Brighton records submitted by people who are already researching the Brighton Family Tree .
Find your Irish Brighton relatives on findmypast.ie
Research the Brighton surname using Genealogy.com forums .
|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Brighton surname in the USA? Brighton is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Brighton family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
|Steve Bassam, Baron Bassam of Brighton||John Steven Bassam, Baron Bassam of Brighton, PC (born 11 June 1953) is a British Labour and Co-operative politician and member of the House of Lords.|
|Tom Brighton||Tom Brighton (born March 28, 1984 in Irvine) is a Scottish footballer who currently plays for St.|