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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Britton Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Britton

Wikipedia Nan P.
Wikipedia Allen Perdue Britton (May 25, 1914 ? February 17, 2003) was an American music educator.
Wikipedia Fern Britton (born 17 July 1957 in Ealing) is an English television presenter, formerly known as the main co-presenter on the magazine programme "This Morning" alongside Phillip Schofield.
Wikipedia Connie Britton (born March 6, 1968) is an American actress.
Wikipedia Pamela Britton (March 19, 1923 ? June 17, 1974) was an actress best known for appearing as "Loralee Brown" in the television series "My Favorite Martian" (1963-1966).
Wikipedia The Venerable John Britton (Bretton) (d.
Wikipedia Christopher Daniel Britton (born December 16, 1982 in) is a right-handed Major League Baseball relief pitcher who is currently pitching for the York Revolution of the Atlantic League.
Wikipedia Leon James Britton (born 16 September 1982 in Wandsworth, Greater London) is an English professional footballer, currently playing for Swansea City in the Championship.
Wikipedia Anthony Edward Lowry "Tony" Britton (born 9 June 1924) is an English actor.
Wikipedia Trevor Britton (born 23 July 1982) is an Irish cricketer.
Wikipedia John Britton (1771-1857) was an English antiquary, born on 7 July 1771 at Kington St.
Wikipedia Thomas Britton (14 January 1644 - 27 September 1714) was an English charcoal merchant best known as a concert promoter.
Wikipedia Ian Britton (born 19 May 1954 in Dundee) is a retired Scottish footballer who played in midfield.
Wikipedia David Britton (b August 26, 1958 in New York, New York) was a college basketball player for Texas A&M University who was named MVP of the 1980 Southwest Conference Men's Basketball Tournament.
Wikipedia George Britton was a first class cricketer who played one match for Yorkshire County Cricket Club in 1887.
Wikipedia Brent Cabot James Britton (born 1966), noted Intellectual property lawyer and radio personality, was influential in establishing the legal framework that ushered in the late 20th century Internet boom in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, California.
Wikipedia James Britton, American painter (1878-1936), born in Hartford, Connecticut.
Wikipedia Richard H.
Wikipedia Bill Britton (born November 13, 1955) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour for 15 years.
Wikipedia Christopher Britton (1960), sometimes credited as "Chris Britton," is a Canadian-born film actor, television actor, Stage Actor, and voice actor who is probably best known for his work in ', in which he was the voice of Mister Sinister.
Wikipedia Sherry Britton (July 28, 1918 ? April 1, 2008) was a burlesque performer of the 1930's and early 1940's.
Wikipedia Nelly (or Nellie) Hutin Britton (24 April 1876 - 3 September 1965), usually credited as Hutin Britton was an English actress.
Wikipedia Earl Tanner Britton (July 15, 1903October 24, 1973) was a professional American football fullback who played in the National Football League (NFL) and the American Football League.
Wikipedia Helene Hathaway Robison Britton (1879 - January 8, 1950) was the owner of the St.
Wikipedia Daniel Britton (born September 25, 1981) was an English cricketer.
Wikipedia Eben Britton (born October 14, 1987 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American football offensive tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League.
Wikipedia George Bryant Britton (1863 ? 11 July 1929) was English boot and shoe manufacturer and Liberal Party Member of Parliament.
Wikipedia John ' Jack ' Britton (born 18 March 1900, date of death unknown) was a professional footballer who played for Albion Rovers, Dundee, Tottenham Hotspur and Celtic.
Wikipedia Devin Britton (born March 17, 1991, in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American professional tennis player who was formerly an American tennis player for the University of Mississippi's Ole Miss Rebels men's tennis team.
Wikipedia George Britton (19 October 1910 - 16 August 1991) was an American singer, actor, and guitarist.

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