Margaret Legh, of Lyme

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About Margaret Legh, of Lyme

Margaret Legh, daughter of Peter Legh & Ellen Savage, born about 1485.

Margaret married Laurence De Warren, Esq. on July 5, 1494 in Stockton, Cheshire, England and had 13 children: Laurence Warren, George Warren, Randle Warren, Cicely Warren, Mabel Warren, Ellen Warren, Margaret Warren, Dorothy Warren, Anne Warren, Katherine Warren, Jane Warren, Isabel Warren, and Sir Edward Warren, de Poynton.

According to Jim Weber's Rootsweb database

She married Robert Warren, of Winston 2nd.

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marriage articles dated July 5, 1494

  • 'Pedigrees Made at the Visitation of Cheshire, 1613 (1879)
  • http://www.archive.org/details/recordsociety58recouoft
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  • http://www.archive.org/stream/recordsociety58recouoft#page/141/mode/1up
  • ch of S'r Piers Leighe & Margarett Moluneux
    • 1. Piers Leighe died before his father 1468. mar. Mabell da. & heir to S'r James Croftes & of the da. to ffreackleton [died 1474-5]. 2. Janne vxor Richard Kighley.
    • ch of Piers Leighe & Mabell Croftes
      • 1. James 2 sonne [died 1514] mar. Ciceley da. to S'r Roger Gerrard. 2. John 3 son. 3. S'r Piers Leighe Knight banarett by E. 4. obiit 1524 [1527]. mar. Ellen da. to S'r John Sauage Knight [died 1492]. 4. Margarett vxor Raffe Orrell. 5. Elizabeth.
      • http://www.archive.org/stream/recordsociety58recouoft#page/142/mode/1up/search/Legh
      • ch of Piers Leighe & Ellen Sauage
        • 1. [Gowther Legh, founded Winwick Grammar School.] 2. John. 3. James. 4. Piers Leighe of Lime & Bradley [died 1541]. mar. Jane da. to S'r Thomas Gerrard K. 2 wyffe [1 wife, died 1510]. mar. Margarett da. to Nicholas Tillesley 1 wyffe [2 wife]. '5. Margarett vxor Lawrance Warren [of Poynton] barron of Stopford [Stockport]'.
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  • 'Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • Plantagenet ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • Pg. 443
  • JOHN SAVAGE, K.G., of Clifton, Cheshire, married KATHERINE STANLEY (desc. King Edward I) [see SAVAGE 12].
    • 13. ELLEN SAVAGE, married by dispensation dated 1467 PETER LEGH, Knt., of Lyme (in Prestbury), Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire, Steward of Blackburnshire, Tottington, Rochdale, and Clitheroe, son of Peter Legh, of Lyme (in Handley, Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire, by Mabel, daughter and co-heiress of James Croft. He was born about 1455. They had four sons, Peter, John, Gowther, and Richard, and three daughters, including 'Margaret (wife of Laurence Warren, Esq.)', and Alice (wife of ___ White). In his earlier life he followed the profession of arms, and was present at the siege of Berwick in 1482, where he was made a knight banneret by King Edward IV. His wife, Ellen, died at Bewganet, Sussex 17 May 1491. In 1511 he entered into holy orders and became a priest. In 1521 he joined Sir Thomas Butler and others in soliciting contributions to build Lymm steeple. he built the chapel of Disley and the Cage in Lyme Park in 1524. SIR PETER LEGH died at Lyme (in Prestbury), Cheshire 11 August 1527, leaving wills dated 1 Feb. 1521 and 1 Dec. 1522. He was buried at Winwick, Lancashire.
      • 14. PETER LEGH, Esq., of Lyme (in Prestbury) and Bradley, Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire, born about 1479 (aged 48 in 1527). He married (1st) JANE GERARD, daughter of Peter Gerard, of Bryn (in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire. They had three daughters, Cecily (wife of Thomas Butler), Jane (or Joan), and Anne. His wife Jane, died 5 May 1510. He married (2nd) before 1513 MARGARET DE TYLDESLEY, daughter of Nicholas de Tyldesley. They had three sons, Peter, Knt., George, and Robert, and six daughters, Katherine (wife of Peter Langton), Margaret (wife of Thomas Bruche), Ellen (wife of ___ Stanley), Elizabeth (wife of Lawrence Downes), Alice (wife of ___ Rowley), and Mary. PETER LEGH, Esq., died 4 Dec. 1541, leaving a will datede 6 Sept. 1536.
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  • 'Magna Carta ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • Magna Carta ancestry: a study in colonial and medieval families By Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham
  • Pg. 505
  • JOHN SAVAGE, K.G., of Clifton, Cheshire, married KATHERINE STANLEY [see SAVAGE 11].
    • 12. ELLEN SAVAGE, married by dispensation dated 1467 PETER (or PIERS) LEGH, Knt., of Lyme (in Prestbury), Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire, Stewardd of Blackburnshire, Tottington, Rochdale, and Clitheroe, son of Peter (or Piers Legh, of Lyme (in Handley), Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire by Mabel, daughter and co-heiress of James Croft. He was born about 1455. They had four sons, Peter (or Piers), John, Gowther, and Richard, and three daughters, including 'Margaret (wife of Laurence Warren, Esq.)', and Alice (wife of ___ White). In his earlier life he followed the profession of arms, and was prsent at the Siege of Berwick in 1482, where he was made a knight banneret by King Edward IV. His wife, Ellen, died at Bewganet, Sussex 17 May 1491. In 1511 he entered into holy orders and became a priest. In 1521 he joined Sir Thomas Butler and others in soliciting contributions to build Lymm steeple. he built the chapel of Disley and the Cage in Lyme Park in 1524. SIR PETER LEGH died at Lyme (in Prestbury), Cheshire 11 August 1527, leaving wills dated 1 Feb. 1521 and 1 Dec. 1522. He was buried at Winwich, Lancashire.
      • 13. PETER (or PIERS) LEGH, Esq., of Lyme (in Prestbury) and Bradley, Cheshire, and Dalton and Haydock, Lancashire, born about 1479 (aged 48 in 1527). He married (1st) JANE GERARD, daughter of Peter Gerard, of Bryn (in Ashton-in-Makerfield), Lancashire. They had three daughters, Cecily (wife of Thomas Butler), Jane (or Joan), and Anne. His wife, Jane, died 5 May 1510. He married (2nd) before 1513 MARGARET DE TYLDESLEY, daughter of Nicholas de Tyldesley. They had three sons, Peter (or Piers, Knt., George, and Robert, and six daughters, Katherine (wife of Peter Langton), Margaret (wife of Thomas Bruche), Ellen (wife of ___ Stanley), Elizabeth (wife of Lawrence Downes), Alice (wife of ___ Rowley), and Mary. PETER LEGH, Esq., died 4 Dec. 1541, leaving a will dated 6 Sept. 1539.
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  • 'Margaret Legh
  • 'F, b. circa 1485
  • Father Sir Peter Legh, Steward of Blackburnshire, Tottington, Rochdale, & Clitheroe b. c 1455, d. 11 Aug 1527
  • Mother Ellen Savage b. c 1460, d. 17 May 1491
  • ' Margaret Legh was born circa 1485 at of Lyme, Cheshire, England. A settlement for the marriage Margaret Legh and Laurence Warren, Esq. was made on 5 July 1494 at Lyme, Disley, Cheshire, England.
  • 'Family Laurence Warren, Esq. b. c 1486, d. 18 Sep 1530
  • Child
    • Sir Edward Warren b. 1508, d. 12 Oct 1558
  • http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1476.htm#i44379
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  • Eleanor SAVAGE
  • Born: ABT 1452
  • Died: 17 May 1491/2
  • Father: John SAVAGE (Sir Knight)
  • Mother: Catherine STANLEY
  • Married: Peter LEIGH (Sir) (b. ABT 1455 - d. 11 Aug 1527) (son of Peter Leigh and Mabel Croft) 2 Jan 1466/7, Clifton, Cheshire, England
  • Children:
    • 1. Peter LEIGH (b. 1479/80 - d. 4 Dec 1542) (m.1 Jane Gerard - m.2 Margaret Tyldesley)
    • '2. Margaret LEIGH (b. 1473) (m. Hamnet Hyde)
    • 3. John LEIGH (b. ABT 1482)
    • 4. James LEIGH (b. ABT 1484 - d. 1530)
    • 5. Richard LEIGH (b. ABT 1486)
    • 6. Gunther LEIGH (b. 1490)
  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/SAVAGE.htm#Eleanor SAVAGE1
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  • 'Remains, historical and literary, connected with the palatine ..., Volume 97 By Chetham Society
  • Remains, historical and literary, connected with the palatine ..., Volume 97 By Chetham Society
  • Pg. 175
  • ' . . . Towards the close of the 15h century Roger Beke, sergeant-at-arms, married a daughter of Sir Lawrence Warren of Poynton, whose mother was Margaret, daughter of Sir Piers Legh of Lyme. (Watson's House of Warren.)
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  • 'The visitation of Cheshire in the year 1580 (1882)
  • http://www.archive.org/details/visitationchesh00fellgoog
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/visitationchesh00fellgoog#page/n169/mode/1up
  • CHART
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/visitationchesh00fellgoog#page/n258/mode/1up/search/LIGH
  • CHART
  • Warren de Pointon, Baron of Stockport.
  • [Harl. 1424, fo. 143. Harl 1505, fo. 147.]
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-------------------- Margaret Leigh was born in England. Margaret married Laurence De Warren, Esq. on July 5, 1494 in Stockton, Cheshire, England and had 13 children: Laurence Warren, George Warren, Randle Warren, Cicely Warren, Mabel Warren, Ellen Warren, Margaret Warren, Dorothy Warren, Anne Warren, Katherine Warren, Jane Warren, Isabel Warren, and Sir Edward Warren, de Poynton. She passed away in Poynton Manor, Poynton, Cheshire, England.

Margaret Leigh De Warren is my 15th great grandmother.

-------------------- Margaret Legh F, #44379, b. circa 1485 Father Sir Peter Legh, Steward of Blackburnshire, Tottington, Rochdale, & Clitheroe b. c 1455, d. 11 Aug 1527 Mother Ellen Savage b. c 1460, d. 17 May 1491

    Margaret Legh was born circa 1485 at of Lyme, Cheshire, England. A settlement for the marriage Margaret Legh and Laurence Warren, Esq. was made on 5 July 1494 at Lyme, Disley, Cheshire, England.

Family Laurence Warren, Esq. b. c 1486, d. 18 Sep 1530 Child

   Sir Edward Warren b. 1508, d. 12 Oct 1558

-------------------- Notes

From http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.warren/171.174/mb.ashx

  • "Does anyone know which Warren Margaret Leigh, born 1407, married? I have seen Christopher Warren and Robert Warren."
  • "I have Margaret Legh born 1510 married Christopher Warren born 1505"
  • "lol well my reply is way off from yours i have margaret leigh born 1483 lyme, cheshire, england married july 1494 to sir laurence DE Warrene ESQ."

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-------------------- John Warren is a descendant of the Warrens, of Warren and Surry, England about 1083. This family name derived from Carenne, a small river in Caus, in Normandy.

His will is dated October, 19-29 1544 and was proved February 22, 1545. He was buried in the churchyard in Wiston, England. He is buried in a churchyard in Wiston, Nayland, Suffolk, England.

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Isabel Legh, daughter of Robert and Isabella was born abt. 1440 in Holford, Cheshire, England.

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Margaret Legh, of Lyme's Timeline

1480
1480
Lyme, Cheshire, England
1494
July 5, 1494
Age 14
Marr. Settlement, Of Lyme Near, Disley Cheshire, England
1495
1495
Age 15
Poynton, Shropshire, , England
1498
1498
Age 18
Poynton, Cheshire, England
1500
1500
Age 20
Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England
1505
1505
Age 25
Bures, St. Mary, Suffolk, England, (Present UK)
1505
Age 25
Cheshire, England
1510
1510
Age 30
Cheshire, England
1512
1512
Age 32
Cheshire, England
1513
1513
Age 33
Nayland, Suffolk, England