Westmorland, England

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, N.S.W., 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,

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(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

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 "Genealogies" section of this website. Also, a possible connection between the Broughs of Westmorland and the Broughs of Staffordshire, England, is explained in a special BFO Research Report.