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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Brill surname or get a copy of the Brill family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brill Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Brill

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Wikipedia Debbie Brill OC (born March 10, 1953 in Mission, British Columbia) is a Canadian high jump athlete who was the first North American woman to clear 6 feet, at age 16.
Wikipedia Charlie Brill (born January 13, 1938, Brooklyn, New York) is an American actor.
Wikipedia Steven Brill (born May 27, 1962) is an American actor, film producer, director, and screenwriter.
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Wikipedia Dean Michael Brill (born 2 December 1985) is an English professional footballer playing for Oldham Athletic as a goalkeeper.
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Wikipedia Angel Kreiman Brill was the Chief Rabbi of Chile, Director of the International Council of Christians and Jews in Latin America and the International Vice President of the World Council of Synagogues.
Wikipedia George Edwin Brill, (October 8, 1867 near Capon Springs, West Virginia ? December 25, 1956) was an American postal inspector who was instrumental in the arrest of Frank M.