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Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Brim 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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Origins and History


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


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brim Genealogy

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

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Check out the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Brim family using the FreeBMD database.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 37 people with the Brim surname in the UK? Brim is now ranked number 4007 for popularity in the UK.

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ukDid you know that there are currently 9115 people with the Brim surname in the USA? Brim is ranked number 154 for popularity in the USA.

Miscellaneous Brim Databases

Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on the Brim family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Brim surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.

Some Famous People with the surname of Brim

Wikipedia John Brim (April 10 1922 ? October 1 2003) was a Chicago blues guitarist, songwriter and blues harp player.
Wikipedia Skatterman & Snug Brim is a rap duo from Kansas City, Missouri, best known for their time with Strange Music.
Wikipedia Michael Brim (January 23, 1966 in Danville, Virginia ? April 19, 2005 in Richmond, Virginia) was a cornerback who played eight seasons in the National Football League.