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

"BROWNRIGG. Of local origin from some small place of the name. The lands of Alanshaw had as one boundary Bumerig (now Broun rig) in the time of Alan the Steward (Melros, p. 69). Margaret Brounrig at Balmaclellan, 1684 (RFC., 3. ser. x, p. 616). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Brownrigg Family Tree

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Wikipedia Elizabeth Brownrigg (1720-September 14, 1767) was an eighteenth century murderess.
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