Briante History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Briante family
The surname Briante was first found in Denbigh, south Wales, where they had been granted lands by William the Conqueror for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066.
Important Dates for the Briante family
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Briante Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bryan, Bryant, Brian, Breine, Brine, Bryand, Briand, Briant, Bryane and many more.
Early Notables of the Briante family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Briante family to Ireland
Some of the Briante family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Briante family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Stephen Bryant, who settled in the Plymouth colony in 1632; John Bryant of Scituate, Massachusetts who settled there in 1639; another John Bryant arrived in Maryland in 1633 before moving on the Virginia.