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Broughs of Westmorland, England

     The Burghs of Westmorland were the ancient ancestors of the Broughs of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, as shown in the descendent lists below. These Burghs may have also been the ancestors of other Brough families who settled in different parts of England.

Descendent List of the Burghs and Broughs of
Westmorland and Yorkshire, England,
and of New South Wales, Australia

John de Burgh, b.1182, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
John de Burgh, b.1220, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
William de Burgh, b.1243, of Nether Burrow, Westmorland, England
William de Burgh, b.1267, of Westmorland and Yorkshire, England
Willielmi Borough, b.1293, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Elizabetham Borough, b.1324, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Johannes Borough, b.1347, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Willielmus Borough, b.1371, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England, built St. Anne's in 1412.
William Borough, b.1395, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Robert Borough, b.1420, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Thomas Borough, b.1457, of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, England
Robert Borough, b.1483, of Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire, England
William Borough, b.1511, of Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire, and Warter, Yorkshire, England
Mr. Borough, b.1539, of Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire, and Yorkshire, England
Willelmus Burghe, b.1565, of Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
Mr. Brough, b.1591, of Kirk Ella, Yorkshire, England
Thomae Brough, b.1619, of Kirk Ella, Yorkshire, England
Anthonius Brough, chr.1657, Kirk Ella, Yorkshire, England
Robert Brough, chr.1692, Hessle, Yorkshire, England
Anthony Brough, chr.1723, Hessle, Yorkshire, England
Anthony Brough, chr.1769, Hessle, Yorkshire, England
Anthony Brough, b.1802, London, England
Anthony Brough, b.1836, Minories, London, England
Anthony Watson Brough, b.1861, Leytonstone, Essex, England
Charles Anthony Brough, b.1889, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Paul Heighway Anthony Brough McMichael, b.1918, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; d.1987

Descendent List of the Burghs and Broughs of
Westmorland and Lincolnshire, England,
and of Utah, United States of America

John de Burgh, b.1182, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
John de Burgh, b.1220, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
William de Burgh, b.1243, of Nether Burrow, Westmorland, England
William de Burgh, b.1267, of Westmorland and Yorkshire, England
Willielmi Borough, b.1293, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Elizabetham Borough, b.1324, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Johannes Borough, b.1347, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Willielmus Borough, b.1371, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England, built St. Anne's in 1412.
William Borough, b.1395, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Robert Borough, b.1420, of Brough near Catterick, Yorkshire, England
Thomas Borough, b.1457, of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, England
Thomas Borough, b.1489, of Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire, England
William Brough, b.1526, of Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire, England
Thomas Brough, b.1566; died in 1616 in Leake, Lincolnshire, England
Robert Brough, chr.1605, Leake, Lincolnshire, England
Thomas Brough, chr.1634, Leake, Lincolnshire, England
John Brough, chr. 1659, Leake, Lincolnshire, England
Thomas Brough (Bruff), chr.1685, Hareby, Lincolnshire, England
Thomas Brough (Broof), chr.1725, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
John Brough, b.1776, Mareham Le Fen, Lincolnshire, England
John Brough, b.1827, West Ashby, Lincolnshire, England, d.1909, Nephi, Utah, USA

Descendent List of the Burghs of Westmorland and
the Burghs of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England

John de Burgh, b.1182, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
Matthew de Burgh, b.1225, of Over Burrow, Westmorland, England
Roger de Burgh, b.1255, of Burrow, Westmorland, England
Peter de Burgh, b.1286, of Kendal, Westmorland, England
John de Burgh, b.1312, of Kendal, Westmorland, England
John de Burgh, b.1338, of Kendal, Westmorland, England
Richard de Burgh, b.1366, of Kendal, Westmorland, England
Thomas Burgh, b.1394, of Cowthorpe, North Yorkshire, England
(Sir) Thomas Burgh, b.1431, d.1496, of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England (1st Lord Burgh).
     Sir Thomas Burgh (1431-1496) built Gainsborough Old Hall in 1460-1483, which Richard III and Henry VIII visited)
(Baron) Edward Burgh, b.1464, d.1528, of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England, (2nd Lord Burgh)
     (Baron Thomas Burgh (b.1488, d.1550, of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England
     (Esquire) Henry Burgh, b.1490, bur.1557, of Gainsborough and Stow, Lincolnshire, England
          (Esquire) Richard Burgh, b.1540, bur.1616, of Stow, Lincolnshire, England
               (Sir) John Burgh, b.1582, of Stow in Lindsey, d.1627, Isle of Rhe (Ile de Re), France

Genealogies of the Burghs of Westmorland and their Brough descendants
are listed within the "Genealogies" section of the BFO website.

Broughs of Kendal, Westmorland, England

     There are many Brough families who resided in Westmorland, England, over the past 500 years. For example, Robert Brough was christened on 17 April 1629 in Kendal and his documented ancestry goes back to the early 1500s in Westmorland.
     Some of the Brough families of Westmorland are listed in the BFO Global Brough Database. Also, a possible connection between the Broughs of Westmorland and the Broughs of Staffordshire, England, is explained in a special BFO Research Report.

Kendal Registers, Volumes 1-4, 1558-1631 (PDF files)

Kendal Register, Volume 1, 1558-1587
Kendal Register, Volume 2, 1558-1595 (includes Index to Volumes 1 & 2)
Kendal Register, Volume 3, 1596-1631
Kendal Register, Volume 4, 1606-1631
Kendal Registers Volumes 3 & 4 Index (for Brough and Braithwaite families)

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