Links - References

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Brotherton Sources

Family history information relating directly to Brotherton and hamlets - Byram, Poole and Sutton - can be found at -

Plus the following publications that can be obtained from P&DFHS, GenFair or ParishChest -

  • St Edward Brotherton Baptism Index - 1634-1750 | 1748-1801 | 1801-1812 | 1813-1835 | 1835-1861 | 1861-1895
  • St Edward Brotherton Marriage Index - 1634-1753 | 1754-1837 | 1837-1895
  • St Edward Brotherton Burial Index - 1571-1748 | 1748-1801 | 1801-1812 | 1813-1847 | 1848-1893
  • St Edward Brotherton and Brotherton Cemetery 1865 Monumental Inscriptions
  • Brotherton Cemetery 1919 and Brotherton United Reform Monumental Inscriptions
  • CD of above MIs + photographs
  • Census Index - 1851
  • Brotherton Land Tax 1781-1794 | 1795-1805 | 1806-1814 | 1815-1823

Brotherton Entries on popular websites (as at July 2019)

Pontefract Sources

Family and local history information for the wider Pontefract area was, when this website started, to be found at -

  • Knottingley and Ferrybridge Online
  • The Digest - merger of the Pontefract and Knottingley Digests
  • Pontefract and Knottingley Family History Database
  • Pontefractus

But recent searches indicate that all these web sites have been closed down. If anyone has information relevant to Brotherton that they would like to share then please get in touch.

National Sources

More general information about war memorials, war service and memorial inscriptions can be found at -

Any more that you can recommend?


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