Brook records on Ancestry

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Origins and History

Crest

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

"BROOK, BROOKE. The first form recorded in Aberdeen. Thomas Bruke was admitted burgess there in 1483 (NSCM., i, p. 30). Local from residence by a brook. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brook Family Tree

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

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Miscellaneous Brook Databases

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Some Famous People with the surname of Brook

Wikipedia Peter Stephen Paul Brook CH, CBE (born 21 March 1925) is a British theatre and film director and innovator.
Wikipedia Kelly Brook (born Kelly Ann Parsons in Rochester, Kent, England, on) is an English model, actress, occasional swimwear designer and television presenter.
Wikipedia Faith Brook (born 16 February 1922, York) is an English actress who has appeared on stage, in films and on television.
Wikipedia Holly Brook, (born February 23, 1986) is a multi-instrumental singer-songwriter from Mazomanie, Wisconsin.
Wikipedia Jayne Brook (born September 16, 1960) is an American actress, known for her role as Dr.
Wikipedia Harold Brook (born.
Wikipedia Joy Brook (born Joy Beadle, 9 May 1969) in Scarborough, North Yorkshire.
Wikipedia Lyndon Brook (10 April 1926 - 9 January 2004) was a British actor, on film and television.
Wikipedia Claudio Brook was a Mexican actor.
Wikipedia Irina Brook is a British stage actress, director and producer.
Wikipedia Daryl Brook (born November 19, 1960 in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire) is a former professional footballer who played as a midfielder who played for Huddersfield Town, before becoming the coach of Emley.
Wikipedia Lewis Brook (July 27, 1918 ? 1996) was a professional footballer who played as a defender for Halifax Town, Huddersfield Town & Oldham Athletic.
Wikipedia Rhidian Brook (born 1964, Tenby, Pembrokeshire) is a Welsh novelist, broadcaster, TV dramatist and short-story writer.
Wikipedia Sebastian J.
Wikipedia Gary Brook (born 9 May 1964 in Dewsbury, England) is an English former footballer.
Wikipedia __notoc__Elle Brook (born 3 January 1984 in Sheffield) is an English pornographic actressElle first started working as a Glamour / Promotional model in August 2003 & moved into the Adult Business soon after, her first published Boy/Girl, Scene with Darren Morgan was "Fucking Elle" released through Rude Britannia.

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