Genealogical Relationships of the
Brough Pioneers of Utah
to their English Ancestors
The following individuals were descendants of various Brough families in England who joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) and as Mormon Pioneers between 1847-1869 settled in the Intermountain West.
Genealogical and historical information on these individuals can be found in the English Ancestors of Brough Pioneers Database, BFO Global Brough Database, FamilySearch Tree database, and/or the Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel database. The seven digit letters/numbers shown at the end of each name are Person ID (PID) numbers used by FamilySearch Tree.
Sarah Brough married William Bocock in 1830 in Nottingham, England; their children:
Elizabeth Bocock (1837-1916), born: Tinsley, Rotherham, Yorkshire; KWN5-DLB
Emma Bocock (1843-1873), born: Sheffield, Yorkshire; KWN2-X22
William George Brough (1854-1946) was NOT a pioneer but was born in Indiana and died in Wyoming. Most of William's children and grandchildren settled in Wyoming or Idaho. William George Brough (LLQZ-DN5) was a "4th cousin one time removed" to Sarah Brough (1799-1852, LLQZ-DN5) who married William Bocock in 1830 in Nottingham, England.
Edward Brough (1854-1928), born: Bradford, Yorkshire; LWNW-TFG
Jane Elizabeth Brough (1855-1901), born: Bradford, Yorkshire; LL9J-5N8
Frederick Brough (1863-1931), born: Bradford, Yorkshire; L7NN-SCX
John Brough married Jane Marshall in about 1817 in England; their children:
Mary Ann Snarr (1845-1869), born: Horncastle, Lincolnshire; KWJW-PXH
Thomas Sonley Snarr (1849-1911), born: London, Middlesex; KWJZ-V38
Barton Snarr (1851-1929), born: Kingston Upon Hull, Yorkshire; KWC6-NKZ
James Henry Snarr (1854-1933), born: Green River, Wyoming, USA; K2MQ-VV8
Thomas Brough (1853-1939), born: Kingston Upon Hull, Yorkshire; K2QF-SND
Martha Jane Brough (1653-1917), born: Longton, Staffordshire; KWC2-FXN
William George Brough (1855-1904), born: Longton, Staffordshire; KWCT-5HG
Adria Elizabeth Brough (1859-1943), born: Bethalto, Illinois, USA; KWJD-KV5
Mary Ann Brough (1862-1931), born: Bethalto, Madison, Illinois, USA; KWZ9-GWZ
Emily Ellen Brough (1864-1946), born: Bethalto, Madison, Illinois, USA; KWVQ-WY9
Josephine Cartlidge (1860-1932), born: Bethalto, Madison Illinois, USA; K2MW-7BL
Mary Elizabeth Brough (1858-1939), born: Trenton, Staffordshire; KWZL-7BR
Jane Brough (1860-1927), born: Trentham, Staffordshire; KWZZ-T84
Samuel Brough (1861-1863), born: Trentham, Staffordshire; KWJY-Q8K
Eliza Brough (1863-1865), born: Trentham, Staffordshire; KWJY-Q85
Hannah Vawdrey (1856-1917), born: Sandbach, Cheshire; KWV2-TV1
Thomas Vawdrey Jr. (1857-1911), born: Sandback, Cheshire; KWNY-XWB
Nephi Vawdrey (1858-1920), born: Sandback, Cheshire; KWDM-VC7
Sarah Vawdrey (1859-1927), born: Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA; KWV2-TP6
William Brough (1848-1903) was NOT a Pioneer but later came to Utah: Thomas Brough (1832-1882) had a “10th cousin once removed” named William Brough (1848-1903) who married Jane Mear in 1869 in Whittington, Staffordshire. William Brough (L775-NXK) and Jane Mear had nine children, five of whom later came to Utah (Joseph Brough, b.1870; William Henry Brough, b.1872; Agnes Ellen Brough , b.1874; Albert Brough, b.1886; and Alice Brough, b.1890).
George Brough (1823-1914), born: New Malton, Yorkshire; KWJ7-CWX
William Brough (1825-1862), born: New Malton, Yorkshire; KWJJ-GSY
Jonas Brough (1828-1893), born: New Malton, Yorkshire; KWJF-942
Mary Brough (1830-1919), born: New Malton, Yorkshire; KNDS-5PW
George W. Brough (1854-1940) was NOT a pioneer but later came to Utah: William Brough (1791-1849) married Alice Salkeld (Salkold/Sawhill) in 1814 in New Malton, Yorkshire. William Brough had an "eighth cousin once removed" named George W. Brough (LZL9-56M). George W. Brough was born in 1854 in Beech Creek, Indiana, moved to Woodland Park, Colorado, by 1910, and died in Park City, Utah, in 1940.