Church Broughton Derbyshire Family History Guide

Church Broughton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.

Other places in the parish include: Harehill and Sapperton.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1662

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Marston upon Dove
  • Sutton on the Hill
  • Boyleston
  • Barton Blount
  • Sudbury
  • Scropton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BROUGHTON-CHURCH, a parish in the district of Burton-upon-Trent and county of Derby; 2½ miles NNE of Scropton r. station, and 10 W by S of Derby. It includes the hamlets of Sapperton and Harehill; and has a post office, of the name of Church-Broughton, under Derby. Acres, 2,272. Real property, £3,661. Pop., 651. Houses, 154. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £228. Patron, William Hopkins, Esq. The church is ancient, and was recently repaired. There are a Primitive Methodist chapel, an endowed school with £30 a year, and charities £22.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918


Derbyshire parish registers. Marriages
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed

Church Broughton Derbyshire Marriages 1538 to 1812 -

Church Broughton Derbyshire Marriages 1538 to 1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


County: Derbyshire
Civil Registration District: Burton upon Trent
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Cubley
Poor Law Union: Burton upon Trent
Hundred: Appletree
Province: Canterbury