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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Broyhill Genealogy

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

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Some Famous People with the surname of Broyhill

Wikipedia James Thomas Broyhill (born 19 August 1927), usually known as Jim Broyhill, is a Republican politician from the U.
Wikipedia Joel Thomas Broyhill (November 4, 1919, Hopewell, Virginia?September 24, 2006, Arlington, Virginia) was an American politician and a Congressman from Virginia for 11 terms, from 1953 to 1974.