Thomas Astley, III (1371 - 1438) MP

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Birthplace: Everly, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in Colton, Staffordshire, England
Managed by: Catherine "Erin" Serafina Liora Spiceland
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About Thomas Astley, III

  • 'Thomas Astley, Esq.1,2
  • 'M, b. circa 1375, d. before 13 January 1432
  • Father Sir Thomas de Astley1,3 b. c 1346, d. 1399
  • Mother Elizabeth Harcourt1,3 b. c 1348, d. a 1384
  • ' Thomas Astley, Esq. was born circa 1375 at of Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England.1 He married Joane Gresley, daughter of Sir Thomas Gresley and Margaret Walsh, before 18 January 1424; They had 5 sons (Thomas, Esq., John, William, Richard, & Henry).1,2 Thomas Astley, Esq. died before 13 January 1432.1,2
  • 'Family Joane Gresley b. c 1398, d. a 1463
  • Child
    • Thomas Astley, Esq., Sheriff of Staffordshire+1,2 b. c 1415, d. 1483
  • Citations
  • 1.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 46.
  • 2.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 55-56.
  • 3.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 55.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1594.htm#i47909
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From: http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I21865&tree=Ni

  • Born: of Ellenhall, Stafford, England
  • Gender: Male
  • Died: bef 14 Jan 1432
  • Notes:
    • Kinship: Son & heir
    • Birth: Date > Say 1385
    • Distinction: Esquire
    • Residence: Of Ellenhall, Staffordshire, England - from which he was ejected by his cousin Robert Harcourt
    • Residence: Of Nordley Regis, Shropshire (Nordley Regis, Alveley, Shropshire, England)
  • Father: Sir Thomas de Astley, Knight of Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England; (b.?; d. 1399)
  • Mother: Elizabeth de Harcourt (b. cal 1347-1349; d. aft 1383-4)
  • Married: bef 12 Dec 1369
  • Spouse: Joan Gresley of Drakelow, Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England; (b.?; d. aft 1463)
  • Marriage: Date bef 18 Jan 1423/24 (probably long before as their 3rd but eldest surviving son, Thomas was an adult by 1437, so was born about 1415).
  • Condition: 5 sons of this marriage.
  • Children:
    • 1) Thomas Astley (b. abt 1415-16 of Nailstone, Leicestershire, England; d. 1483)
    • 2) John Astley
    • 3) William Astley
    • 4) Richard Astley
    • 5) Henry Astley

Sources:

  • 1. [S338] Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (2004), Richardson, Douglas, edited by Kamball G. Everingham, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), FHL book 942 D5rd., p. 46 ASTLEY:10, 11.

  • 2. [S394] #230 [5th edition, 1999] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 (5th edition, 1999), Adams, Arthur, (5th edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1999), FHL book 973 D2aa 1999., p. 164 line 124:10.

  • 3. [S338] Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (2004), Richardson, Douglas, edited by Kamball G. Everingham, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), FHL book 942 D5rd., p. 46 ASTLEY:11.
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Thomas Astley, III's Timeline

1371
1371
Everly, Wiltshire, England
1404
1404
Age 33
Everly, Wiltshire, England
1437
1437
Age 66
Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England
1438
1438
Age 67
Colton, Staffordshire, England
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Colton, Staffordshire, , England