Data

We have records about approximately 5000 individuals named Braund. The majority of these can be attached to one of our 25 branches.

Our data includes:-

Births, Marriages and Deaths

  • A list of all Braunds whose births were registered in England or Wales between 1st July 1837 and 31st December 2005.
  • A list of all Braunds whose marriages were registered in England or Wales between 1st July 1837 and 31st December 2005.
  • A list of all Braunds whose deaths were registered in England or Wales between 1st July 1837 and 31st December 2005.
  • A list of all Brawns whose births, marriages or deaths were registered in south west England between 1st July 1837 and 31st December 1851.
  • Braund births & marriages 1840-1990 and deaths 1840-1900 registered in New Zealand.
  • Braund births 1788-1905, marriages and deaths 1788-1945 registered in New South Wales, Australia.
  • Braund births 1837-1920, marriages 1837-1942 and deaths 1837-1985 registered in Victoria, Australia
  • We have a growing collection of copies of birth, marriage and death certificates; additions to this collection are welcome.

Baptisms, Marriages and Burials

  • Church records of baptism, marriage and burial
  • Information from registers of baptism, marriage and burial, concentrating on Devon and Cornish parishes.

Census Returns

  • Information on all Braunds who appear in the 1841-1911 censuses for England and Wales.
  • Information about Braunds from US and Canadian censuses.
  • Information about Braunds from the UK 1939 Register.

Occupational Records

  • Records of Braunds who served in the army, navy. and airforce, in teh UK and elsewhere.
  • Records of Braunds who entered the customs service.
  • Records of Braunds who worked in the dockyards.

Wills

  • Copies of all Braund wills available from the Cornwall and Devon Record Offices and the Public Record Office at Kew.
  • Some pre 1858 Braund wills from other areas.
  • Copies of all Braund wills proved in England or Wales between 12th January 1858 and 31st December 1900.
  • Details of all Braund wills proved in England and Wales between 1st January 1901 and 31st December 1995.
  • Details of all Braund letters of administration granted in England and Wales between 12th January 1858 and 31st December 1995.

Miscellaneous

  • Inscriptions from gravestones.
  • Inquisitions Post Mortem.
  • Chancery case proceedings.
  • Tax lists for Devon and Cornwall.
  • Land leases.
  • Newspaper cuttings.
  • We have a list of all known Braunds who emigrated from the UK prior to 1900.
  • We have a significant photographic archive of pre 1900 Braunds.