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A Gathering of Broughams

Posted by David Brougham on Sunday, January 9, 2011, In : Brougham Family History 
Peter Brougham Wyly devoted his life to researching the Brougham family history.  Along with his trusted friend, Peggy Stacey, they spent many hours in libraries and archives collecting information, long before the computer made life a little easier for the family genealogist.  Peter pulled his research together into 'A Gathering of Broughams but not a clean sweep' but this was never actually published.  Although Peter did send copies to many fellow genealogists his invaluable research was ne...
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Peter Brougham Wyly (1922 - 2010)

Posted by David Brougham on Sunday, March 21, 2010, In : Brougham Family History 
It is with sadness that I heard of the death of Peter Brougham Wyly in February 2010 - a genealogist who has studied the Brougham family for many years.  Peter dedicated his life to compiling the Brougham Family Trees, many of which are published in the book 'A History of Brougham Hall and High Head Castle' by Mark Thomas available from Brougham Hall.  Peter also had his own unpublished work 'A Gathering of Broughams' which brought together most of his research.

Following a visit to Brougham H...

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