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Last Update: September 2017

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This web site is designed to be a resource to help you find interesting facts about Brereton history and genealogy.  For example:
    - information about the Brereton surname and the Motto
    - different ways to spell Brereton
    - the Brereton History, the Brereton Coat of Arms, other Brereton sites

A Brereton with the Maher family in Birr/Parsonstown, Ireland. Click here so see more details.




A new article with information about William Brereton (1631-1681), Brereton Hall, etc. Sent to us from Leigh Penman.


Kathy McClellan sent an email concerning an oil painting done by A. Brereton. It's a picture of one boat and 2 teepees on a river at night. She is trying to find out more information. Click here to see the painting.




Faye Brereton has completed two new histories:
1) Cloudesley Brereton of Norfolk, England and Ontario, Canada
2) William Henry Brereton of Dublin and Hong Kong.

Earlier this year a history of a Malpas Brereton line was added – the Breretons of Burrosham, Wales. There are now 11 separate histories on the site:




If you would like, join our "Brereton Family" or "Brereton Family Genealogy" Facebook groups.

Books about Brereton's sent in from Rosemary Jewers:
  - The Brereton's of Cheshire 1100-1904
  - The Story of Brereton Hall Cheshire
  - The history of the county Palatine and city of Chester
A book from Elva Masters.
E-mails from other Breretons around the world. If you have any information about Brereton's, please send us an e-mail, so we can include it on the web site. Also, here's a link to My Trip to Brereton, England 







From Bruce Brereton (website editor): We lived in New Zealand recently and we decided to visit Picton for the holidays. We got off the ferry and saw this sign:
Then we found this "Brereton Jeweller" and it was Murray Brereton. Murry has send us several emails about Brereton's (that are on this website) and has completed the DNA test. Click here for more information about Murray and his "Brereton Blue Pearls".

For information concerning this site:
  -Email: Bruce Brereton or
Bruce Brereton, PO Box 132 Garfield, WA 99130