BRETBY, Derbyshire

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 1961
1891 R.G. 12 / 2197
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Church History

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

"BRETBY, or Bradby, is a hamlet, in the parish of Repton, about a mile and a half from that village. Bretby Castle, the seat of the Earl of Chesterfield, is here; the scenery around which is very beautiful. The population returns for Bretby include those for MELTON [Ed: a.k.a. Milton] hamlet, together amounting to 325 persons."

[Description from Pigot and Co's Commercial Directory for Derbyshire, 1835]

There is a more current description of Bretby at Derbyshire UK.

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Directories

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Gazetteers

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Politics and Government

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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