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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 Brow surname or get a copy of the Brow family Crest (a great gift idea!).

"BROW. Local John Brow, bailie of Aberdeen, 1362 (REA., i, p. 104). Edward Brow is recorded there, 1546 (CRA., p. 238), and John Brow in Chapeltown, parish of Bendoehy, 1653 (Dunblane). Thomson Brow died in Leith 1941. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brow Family History

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

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Wikipedia Scott John Brow (born March 17, 1969 in Butte, Montana) was a Major League Baseball Pitcher from to.