Agnes Brereton (Leigh) (1456 - 1478) MP

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Nicknames: "Agnes Legh", "Agnes Leigh", "carrington"
Birthplace: Adlington, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Chester, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Agnes Brereton (Leigh)

  • 'Agnes Legh
  • 'F, #44398, b. circa 1445
  • Father Robert Legh, Esq. b. 3 May 1410, d. 29 Jan 1479
  • Mother Isabella Stanley
  • ' Agnes Legh was born circa 1445 at of Adlington, Cheshire, England. She married Sir Andrew Brereton, son of Sir William Brereton and Philippa Hulse, circa 1459.
  • 'Family Sir Andrew Brereton b. c 1440
  • Children
    • Elizabeth Brereton+ b. c 1470
    • Sir William Brereton+ b. 1473
    • Ellen Brereton+ b. c 1477, d. 22 Sep 1541
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1477.htm#i44398
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  • 'Agnes Leigh was born in 1456 at Adlington, Cheshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Leigh and Isabel Stanley.1
  • 'Child of Agnes Leigh and Andrew Brereton
    • 1.Ellen Brereton+1 b. 1477, d. 22 Sep 1541
  • Citations
  • 1.[S1916] Tim Boyle, "re: Boyle Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 September 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Boyle Family."
  • http://thepeerage.com/p20870.htm#i208696
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  • Isabel STANLEY
  • Born: ABT 1435, Hooton, Cheshire, England
  • Father: William STANLEY
  • Mother: Alicia HOUGHTON
  • Married: Robert LEIGH
  • Children:
    • '1. Agnes LEIGH
  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/STANLEY4.htm
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  • 'A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great ..., Volume 3 By John Burke Pg.453-457
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=yshsAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA454&lpg=PA454&dq=Robert+Legh+stanley&source=bl&ots=rdUuPvqvS0&sig=TTmd3ucv2Ompo9S-jzDWz0SDEEc&hl=en&ei=gVT9S-TrL4nONLOh0N4H&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CB8Q6AEwBDgK#v=onepage&q=Robert%20Legh%20stanley&f=false
  • Pg. 454
  • ROGERT LEGH, esq. of Adlington, wedded, first, Isabella, daughter of John Savage, of Clifton, by whom he had no issue; and, secondly, Isabella, daughter of Sir William Stanley, knt. of Hooton; by whom he had,
    • I. ROBERT, his heir.
    • I. Margaret, m. first to Thomas Mere, of Mere; and secondly to Robert Reddish, of Catteral.
    • II. Margery, m. to William Davenport, esq. of Bramall.
    • III. Isabel, m. first, to Laurence Warren, esq. of Poynton; and, secondly, to Sir George Holford, of Holford.
    • IV. Matilda, m. to John Mainwaring, esq. of Peover.
    • ' V. Agnes, m. to Sir Andrew Brereton, of Brereton.
    • VI. ___ m. to ___ Pigott, esq. of Chetwynd, Salop.
  • Robert Legh was s. at his decease (inq. p. m. 18 Edward IV.) by his son,
    • ROBERT LEGH, esq. of Adlington, who m. Ellen dau. of Sir Robert Booth, of Dunham-Massey, and had six sons and five daughters, namely,
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  • Alice SAVAGE
  • Father: John SAVAGE (Sir Knight)
  • Mother: Dorothy VERNON
  • Married: William BRERETON (son of 'Andrew Brereton and Agnes Leigh') ABT 1488, Clifton, Cheshire, England
  • Children:
    • 1. William BRERETON (b. 1506) (m. Anne Booth)
  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/SAVAGE.htm#Alice SAVAGE5
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Agnes Brereton (Legh)'s Timeline

1456
1456
Adlington, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
1459
1459
Age 3
Brereton, Staffordshire, England, (Present UK)
1460
1460
Age 4
Brereton, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
1466
1466
Age 10
1473
1473
Age 17
Brereton, Cheshire, England, (Presnet UK)
1477
1477
Age 21
Brereton, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
1478
1478
Age 22
Chester, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
1481
1481
Age 22
Chester, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
1932
December 13, 1932
Age 22
1933
February 3, 1933
Age 22