When Rebecca Brian was born in 1716, in Northampton, New Jersey, British Colonial America, her father, Thomas Bryan, was 53 and her mother, Rebecca Collins, was 42. She married John Hank on 22 July 1737, in Burlington, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died in 1775, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 59.
Irish and English: variant of Bryant .
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Briain, see O'Brien .
French: unflattering nickname from Old Occitan brian ‘mite, maggot’, by extension brimborion, possibly denoting a very small man.
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