Sir William Brereton Knight, Lord of Brerton
- Born: Abt 1220, Brereton, Cheshire, England 696
- Marriage: Margaret de Sandbach 713
- Died: After 19 Nov 1299, Cheshire, England 713
~Ormerod's History of Chester, Vol. III, p.88, Sir William, living during the reign of Kings John and Henry III of England, married to Margery, daughter of Randle Thorton. The children shown are Sir William de Brerton, lord of Brerton, Knight, living during the reign of Henry III and ward of Sir Richard de Sanbach; and Gilbert de Brerton, younger son, was rector of Astbury. His widow, Alice was living 27 Edward I. 713
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• Background Information. 696
William Bereton was a witness to four deed on file in Chester, during the year of 1250. In 1307, another William Brereton was witness to four deeds in Chester. The same year, William le Brereton, Knight, was witness to deeds of sale in chester.
Sir William Brereton, Knight, son and heir of Sanbach, in fulfilment of a contract made with William de Venables.
~Brereton, a Family History, pg. 9-10
William married Margaret de Sandbach, daughter of Sir Richard de Sandbach and Unknown.713