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Brunskill Early Origins



The surname Brunskill was first found in Durham 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.

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Brunskill Spelling Variations


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Brunskill Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Brunskil, Bronskill, Brunskill, Brunskole and others.

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Brunskill Early History


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Brunskill Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Brunskill research. Another 75 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1664, 1687, 1667, 1660, 1664, 1664 and 1687 are included under the topic Early Brunskill History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Brunskill Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Brunskill Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of this surname at this time include: Samuel Brunsell, English incumbent at the Church of St. Mary and All Saints, Bingham from (???? - 1687); Anne Brunsell, sister of Sir Christopher Wren and wife of the rector of St James' Church, Stretham...

Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Brunskill Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Brunskill Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • George Brunskill, who settled in New Hampshire in 1775

Brunskill Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • William Brunskill, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "D'Auvergne" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) D'AUVERGNE 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839D'Auvergne.htm
  • George Brunskill, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Thomas Harrison" in 1839 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) THOMAS HARRISON 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839ThomasHarrison.htm
  • Sarah Norman Brunskill, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Thomas Harrison" in 1839 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) THOMAS HARRISON 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839ThomasHarrison.htm

Brunskill Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • John Brunskill, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Queen of Beauty" in 1863
  • Elizabeth Brunskill, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Queen of Beauty" in 1863
  • Mary Brunskill, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Queen of Beauty" in 1863
  • Sophie Brunskill, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Queen of Beauty" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Brunskill (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Brunskill (post 1700)



  • Muriel Brunskill (1899-1980), English contralto, known for her work with Sir Thomas Beecham, Albert Coates, Felix Weingartner and Sir Henry Wood
  • Norman H. Brunskill (1912-1988), English professional footballer
  • John Hanfield Brunskill DSO (1875-1940), Irish cricketer
  • Gerald Fitzgibbon Brunskill (1866-1918), Irish Unionist Party politician, Member of Parliament for Mid Tyrone in 1910
  • Ronald William Brunskill OBE, British academic, former Reader in Architecture at the University of Manchester

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) D'AUVERGNE 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839D'Auvergne.htm
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) THOMAS HARRISON 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839ThomasHarrison.htm

Other References

  1. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  2. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  3. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  5. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
  6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  8. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
  9. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  11. ...

The Brunskill Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Brunskill 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.

This page was last modified on 5 November 2015 at 07:59.

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