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  • Charles Hillman Brough, Governor (1876 - 1935)
    Hillman Brough (9 July 1876 – 26 December 1935) was the 25th Governor of the U.S. state of Arkansas from 1917 to 1921.Charles Brough was born in Clinton in Hinds County in central Mississippi. In 1894,...
  • Chloe Peterson (deceased)
  • Delora Hatch (1901 - 1972)
    Residence : Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States - 1910* Residence : Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States - 1930* Residence : South Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States - 1935* Residence : South Randolph,...
  • Edmond Bruff (c.1618 - 1658)
    Mary or Martha Chandler married Edmond Bruff. Edmond died aft 15 Aug 1658.Edmund Bruff, spelled in various ways like Brough, was in Marshfield in 1643, and Boston by 1654.Their children include:*Stephe...
  • Lady Elizabeth Lawson (1544 - 1623)
    Roger’s mother (Elizabeth Burgh) were recusants who spent time in prison for their faith. ELIZABETH BROUGH Inherited Brough Hall in Yorkshire from her father Roger Brough. BROUGH is a township of...

About the Brough surname

Brough Name Meaning English: habitational name from any of various places called Brough, of which there are several in Yorkshire and Derbyshire as well as elsewhere. The place name is from Old English burh ‘fortress’ and in most cases these are the sites of Roman fortifications. The pronunciation is usually ‘bruff’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Brauch.