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Where did the Scottish Brothers family come from? What is the Scottish Brothers family crest and coat of arms? When did the Brothers family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Brothers family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Broder, Brothers, Brother, Broders, Broaders, Broathers, Broather and many more.
First found in Oxfordshire, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brothers research. Another 278 words (20 lines of text) covering the year 1273 is included under the topic Early Brothers History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Brothers Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Brothers family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 85 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Brothers Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- John Brothers, who arrived in Maryland in 1664
- Dennis Brothers, who landed in Maryland in 1678
- John Brothers arrived in Pennsylvania in 1682
Brothers Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Sarni Brothers, who landed in Virginia in 1701
- Sarah Brothers, who landed in Virginia in 1701
Brothers Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- William Brothers, aged 7, arrived in New York, NY in 1803
- Charlotte Brothers, aged 26, landed in New York, NY in 1803
- Saml Brothers, aged 12, arrived in New York, NY in 1803
- Samuel Brothers, aged 12, landed in New York, NY in 1803
- Mary Brothers, aged 19, arrived in New York, NY in 1803
Brothers Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
- Mr. Joseph Brothers U.E who settled in Carleton [Saint John City], New Brunswick c. 1783
- Mr. William Brothers U.E who settled in Carleton [Saint John City], New Brunswick c. 1783
Brothers Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- Catherine Henebery Brothers, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1843
- Jim Brothers (1941-2013), American figurative sculptor
- Joyce Brothers (1928-2013), American pop psychologist, columnist, author, lecturer, and radio personality
- Kerry Brothers Jr. (b. 1970), multi-Grammy Award-winning American songwriter and record producer
- Air Commodore Peter Malam Brothers CBE, DSO, DFC & Bar (1917-2008), famed World War II Royal Air Force fighter pilot during the Battle of Britain
- Richard Brothers (1757-1824), English religious extremist
- Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry Including American Families with British Ancestry 2 Volumes. London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
- Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
- Urquhart, Blair Edition. Tartans The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier. Secauccus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1994. Print. (ISBN 0-7858-0050-6).
- Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
- Bell, Robert. The Book of Ulster Surnames. Belfast: Blackstaff, 1988. Print. (ISBN 10-0856404160).
- Scots Kith and Kin And Illustrated Map Revised 2nd Edition. Edinburgh: Clan House/Albyn. Print.
- Bain, Robert. The Clans and Tartans of Scotland. Glasgow & London: Collins, 1968. Print. (ISBN 000411117-6).
- Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
- Prebble, John. The Highland Clearances. London: Secker & Warburg, 1963. Print.
- Innes, Thomas and Learney. Socts Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art of Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
The Brothers Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Brothers Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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