Benjamin Brazill or Brazil or other surname derivations are found in 1830 Perry Co. AL census with the following family, 1011101 males, 1221001 females. Would someone be interested in helping me with this family? It is likely that Ben came from Smith Co. TN where some Braswells and other derivations of the name were residents which include Brasel, Brazill and so on. The Marengo Co. AL Braswell family may also be cousins to the above mentioned Ben Brazill. cordially, Jeff Thomson descendent of Rebecca Braswell.