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Early Origins of the Bres family


The surname Bres was first found in Silesia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

Early History of the Bres family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bres research.
Another 76 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1856 and 1856 are included under the topic Early Bres History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Bres Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Brese, Breese, Breser, Bresel, Bres, Bresen, Bressen, Bresler and many more.

Early Notables of the Bres family (pre 1700)


Another 40 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bres Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Bres family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bres Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Casimir Bres, aged 22, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1850 [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)
  • Abram Bres, aged 4, who settled in America, in 1893
  • Auguston Bres, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1894

Bres Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Henri Bres, aged 26, who landed in America from Nice, France, in 1909
  • Laurette Bres, aged 1, who emigrated to the United States from Gagnieri, France, in 1913
  • Marie Bres, aged 22, who landed in America from Gagnieri, France, in 1913
  • Emili Bres, aged 30, who landed in America from Gagnieri, France, in 1913
  • Henri Bres, aged 28, who emigrated to America from Gagnieri, France, in 1913

Contemporary Notables of the name Bres (post 1700)


  • Brigadier-General Edward Sedley Bres (1888-1967), American Commander Base 1, Base Section (Australia), Services of Supply (1944) [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, November 3) Edward Bres. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Bres/Edward_Sedley/USA.html
  • Madeleine Brès (1842-1921), first female French doctor in medicine
  • Malgorzata Bres (1959-1988), Polish fencer at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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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. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, November 3) Edward Bres. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Bres/Edward_Sedley/USA.html


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