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  • Chloe Peterson (deceased)
  • Delora Brough (1901 - 1972)
  • 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: ...
  • Hermanus Brough, Sr (1722 - aft.1794)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA. DAR Ancestor # A015158 NAME: Trimmer Notebooks, Book 5, pg. 56 Hermon Brugh landed in Philadelphia 20 SEP 1743 on the ship "Lydia". In 177...
  • Isabella Anne (c.1309 - 1335)

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.