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Jane Leigh (Gerard)

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Birthplace: Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Lancashire, England
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Daughter of Peter Ryon Gerard and Lady Margaret Gerrard
Wife of Sir Piers Legh, of Lyme and Haydock
Mother of Cecily Legh, of Lyme; Jane Legh, of Lyme and Anne Legh, of Lyme
Sister of Alice Gerard; Elizabeth Morindin; Sir Thomas Gerard, I, Kt.; Richard Ryon Garard and Michael Merrill Gerrard

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About Jane Leigh

Adapted from Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham; from page 444:

Peter Legh, Esq., of Lymme in Prestbury, Bradley in Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock in Lancashire, was age 48 in 1527. He married first Jane, daughter of Peter Gerard of Bryn, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire. They had three daughters - Cecily who married Thomas Butler, Jane or Joane and Anne. Jane Gerard died 5 May 1510. Peter married second Margaret de Tyldesley, daughter of Nicholas de Tyldesley. They had three sone (Sir Peter, George and Robert) as well as six daughters. Peter died 4 Dec. 1541, leaving a will dated 6 Sept. 1539.

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Jane Leigh's Timeline

1480
1480
Lancashire, England
1482
1482
Age 2
Prestbury, Lancashire , England
1510
May 5, 1510
Age 30
Lancashire, England
1512
1512
Age 30
Haydock, Lancashire, England, (Present UK)
1531
1531
Age 30
Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
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