Origins Available: Irish-Alt, Irish
personal name Brian which was popular in France and Norman England before it came to Ireland. It has sometimes been used as a synonym for O'Brien, though it is of different origin.
Early Origins of the McBryan family
Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh), the former Kingdom of Osraige (Ossory), located in Southeastern Ireland in the province of Leinster, where bearers of the surname settled in the 13th century.
Early History of the McBryan family
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McBryan Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bryan, Brian, OBryan, McBryan, O'Bryant and others.
Early Notables of the McBryan family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the McBryan family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
McBryan Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
McBryan Family Crest Products