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Brash History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Brash family


The surname Brash was first found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Brask is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.

Early History of the Brash family


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Brash Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Brask, Braske, Brasch, Brasck, Brasker, Brassac, Brasken, Braskmann and many more.

Early Notables of the Brash family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Brash family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brash Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Bartholome Brash, who arrived in New York in 1831
  • Charles Brash, who settled in Mississippi in 1889
  • Charles Brash, who arrived in Mississippi in 1889 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Brash Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • Finlay Brash, who settled in Ontario in 1815
  • John Brash, who landed in Canada in 1815
  • John Brash, aged 34, a ploughman, who arrived in Quebec aboard the ship "Atlas" in 1815
  • Catherine Brash, aged 27, who arrived in Quebec aboard the ship "Atlas" in 1815
  • John Brash, aged 7, who arrived in Quebec aboard the ship "Atlas" in 1815
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Brash Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Brash, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Stebonheath" in 1849 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) STEBONHEATH 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Stebonheath.htm

Brash Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • William Brash, aged 39, a labourer, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Bengal Merchant" in 1840
  • John Brash, aged 1, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Bengal Merchant" in 1840
  • W Brash, who landed in Wellington, New Zealand in 1842

Contemporary Notables of the name Brash (post 1700)


  • Donald Thomas Brash (b. 1940), Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand from 1988 to 2002
  • Alan Anderson Brash OBE (1913-2002), Former leading minister of the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand, and of the worldwide ecumenical movement

Historic Events for the Brash family



HMS Prince of Wales

  • Mr. John Thomas Brash, British Ordnance Telegrahist, who sailed into battle on the HMS Prince of Wales and survived the sinking [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    HMS Prince of Wales Crew members. (Retrieved 2014, April 9) . Retrieved from http://www.forcez-survivors.org.uk/biographies/listprincecrew.html

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) STEBONHEATH 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849Stebonheath.htm
  3. ^ HMS Prince of Wales Crew members. (Retrieved 2014, April 9) . Retrieved from http://www.forcez-survivors.org.uk/biographies/listprincecrew.html

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