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William de Brereton

Birthplace: Brereton, Cheshire (now Cheshire East), England (United Kingdom)
Death: June 01, 1355 (64-73)
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Brereton, 7th Lord Brereton and Roesia de Vernon, Lady of Northwich
Husband of Margery / Margaret Brereton
Father of Joan de Bostock; Ellen LeBrun; Sir Roger Brereton; Margaret Mareschal; Sir William Brereton, Kt. and 3 others
Brother of Margery de Brereton; Jane de Brereton; Matilda de Domville; John de Brereton; Peter de Brereton and 2 others
Half brother of Roger Davenport; Peter Davenport and Roesia (Roes) De Davenport

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About William de Brereton

Date of birth has also been (erroneously?) reported to be the following:

  • circa 1295
  • circa 1300

Date of death has also been (erroneously?) reported to be 1342.

  • William Brereton, died before 1321
  • Father Sir William Brereton d. 1321
  • Mother Roesia Vernon
  • married Margery Bosley, daughter of Richard de Bosley
  • Children
    • Isabel Brereton+
    • Margaret Brereton2
    • John de Brereton
    • Ralph Brereton, Rector of Davenham
    • Robert Brereton
    • Hugh de Brereton
    • Sir William Brereton+ d. bt 1381 - 1382
    • Jane Brereton+

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  • Family Links
  • Spouses/Children:
  • Margery de Bosley
    • Sir William, Lord de Brereton+
    • Joan de Brereton+
    • William Brereton
  • Born: Brereton, Cheshire, England
  • Marriage: Margery de Bosley 255
  • Died: After 1342, Brereton, Cheshire, England 713
    • Information about this person:
  • • Background Information. 696 This William Brereton was the son of Sir William, and he died before his father, leaving a son of the same name, whose was to be the heir to his grandfather, Sir William Brereton.
  • ~Brereton, a Family History, pg. 13
  • • Background Information. 255
  • William de Brerton, living 15 Edward II, died in his father's life time, married to Margery, daughter of Richard de Bosley. Their children, according to Ormerod were:
    • Sir William de Brerton, lord of Brerton, Knight, heir to his grandfather. he had a grant of free warren and market, etc, 42 Edward III. His first wife was Ellen, daughter of Philip and sister of the younger Philip de Egerton, and finally the heiress of David de Egerton, lord of Egerton and joint baron of Malpas. His second wife was Margaret, daughter of Henry Done of Utkinton. Margaret was the widow of John Davenport of Henbury, living 5 Henry V.
    • John de Bereton
    • Ralph de Brerton, rector of Davenham
    • Robert de Brerton
    • Hugh de Brerton
    • Margaret de Brerton, wife of Henry, brother of John Delves
    • Jane de Brerton, wife of Adam de Bostock, lord of Bostock.
  • ~Ormerod's History of the County Palatine and City of Chester, Vol. III, p.88, "Brereton and Holt of Brereton"


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William de Brereton's Timeline

Brereton, Cheshire, England
Brereton, Cheshire (now Cheshire East), England (United Kingdom)
Egerton, Cheshire, England
Smethwick, Cheshire, England (United Kingdom)
Brereton, Cheshire, England (United Kingdom)
June 1, 1355
Age 69