Early Origins of the Brohal family
The surname Brohal was first found in County Waterford
(Irish: Port Láirge), anciently the Deise region, on the South coast of Ireland
in the Province of Munster
, where Robert Brohale was a juror in 1312. However, the name was prevalent not much later in east Leinster
, where there are records of Philip Brohale, a resident of County Carlow
in 1356, John Broghall, a resident of Moone, County Kildare
in 1402, and John Brohale, an assessor for the barony of Narragh, County Kildare
in 1420. On the English side, Broughall is a small village in Shropshire
Early History of the Brohal family
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Brohal Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Broughall, Broughal, Brohal, Broughill, Brothel, Broghill, Brohale and many more.
Early Notables of the Brohal family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Brohal family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Anne Broughall, who, with her children Christopher and Anne, landed in New York in 1850; Lawrence Broughall, who arrived also in New York in 1852; Robert Broughall, who was naturalized in Philadelphia in 1852.