Origins of surname
This name is one of several diminuitives of Brun, usually indicating someone with brown hair, but also derived from the Germanic personal name Bruno, meaning 'brilliant'.
Refugees Jean Brunet and Marie Deshais were married at St Saviour in 1702 and their five children were baptised in the same parish.
- Brunet baptisms in Jersey
- Brunet marriages in Jersey (groom)
- Brunet marriages in Jersey (bride)
- Brunet burials in Jersey
These wills created by members of the Brunet family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Brunet : Marie Ann , widow of Elie Durell of St Helier 23/11/1826 Bequeaths to the poor of St Helier, £480 of French currency - Unknown date , 25/Feb/1829 , D/Y/A/21/81
- Brunet : Susan , of St Helier, spinster - 01/Sep/1851 , 07/Jun/1855 , D/Y/A/28/122
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