Broyles History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Broyles family
The surname Broyles was first found in mid- Leinster
(Irish: Cill Chainnigh), the former Kingdom of Osraige (Ossory), located in Southeastern Ireland
in the province of Leinster
, where bearers of the surname were anciently known by the Gaelic "O Brithe," or 'descendant of Broth'.
Early History of the Broyles family
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Early Notables of the Broyles family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Broyles family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Broyles Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Carl W. Broyles, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States, in 1914
- C. Broyles, aged 18, who landed in America, in 1920
- Harold H. Broyles, aged 53, who emigrated to the United States, in 1922
- H. Broyles, aged 27, who settled in America, in 1924
Contemporary Notables of the name Broyles (post 1700)
- John Franklin Broyles (1924-2017), American football player and coach, athletics administrator, and broadcaster
- Charles Leroy "Chuck" Broyles (b. 1947), former American football player and coach
- Ryan Broyles (b. 1988), American football wide receiver
- William Dodson Broyles Jr (b. 1944), American screenwriter
- Jason Broyles, American former professional wrestler
- Dwayne Broyles (b. 1982), American professional basketball player
Suggested Readings for the name Broyles
- The Broyles Family Ties by John Kenneth Broyles.
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