Broughs of Cheddleton, Staffordshire

Several Brough families settled in Cheddleton, Staffordshire during the 1800's. The ancestors of those families extend back to the Broughs of Leek, Staffordshire, in the 1500's. The direct paternal Brough ancestry of one of these families is listed below:

John Burgh, b.abt.1508, Middle Hulme, Leek, Staffordshire; married Johanna Saunderson in abt.1535

Thomas Burgh, b.abt.1538, Middle Hulme, Leek, Staffordshire; married Ann Cooke in 1575

Richard Burgh, b.abt.1579, New Grange, Leek, Staffordshire; married Joan in abt.1608

Robert Brough, b.abt.1613, Rochgrange, Leek, Staffordshire; married Catherine in abt.1634

Thomas Brough, chr.1638, Leek, Staffordshire; married Lucy in abt.1677

Thomas Brough, chr.1688, Newborough, Staffordshire; married Dorothy Arnold in 1713

John Brough, chr.1719, Newborough, Staffordshire; married Sarah Gallimore in 1743

Thomas Brough, chr.1758, Marchington, Staffordshire; married Sarah Martin in 1794

William Brough, chr.1795, Stafford, Staffordshire, England; mar. Elizabeth in abt.1816; d.1847 in Cheddleton

Son: Thomas Brough, b.1822, Cheddleton, Staffordshire; married Ellen Dale in 1848; d.1908

Son: George Brough, b.1830, Cheddleton, Staffordshire; d.1858

The gravestones of Thomas Brough (1822-1908) and George Brough (1830-1858) are shown below.