Ellen Leigh, of Adlington

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Ellen Leigh, of Adlington

Birthplace: Adlington, Lancashire , England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Legh, of Adlington Hall and Matilda Belgrave, of Belgrave
Wife of Roger Leigh, of Ridge
Mother of Leigh of Ridge
Sister of William Legh; Peter Legh and Rev. James Legh, of Adlington
Half sister of Robert Legh, Esq., of Adlington

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About Ellen Leigh, of Adlington

Roger Leigh, of Adlington, who left, at his decease, (Inq. p. 111., 3 IlsNnv V.,) by Matilda, his wife, (remarried to William de Honford,) four sons and one dau., viz., RoBERT; James, Rector of Rostherne, in 1456; William; Peter; and Ellen, the wife of Roger Legh, of Ridge.


  1. A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland, Volume 1 (Google eBook) John Burke, Sir Bernard Burke, Henry Colburn, 1846 - Gentry - 1672 pages. Page 707
  2.  A general and heraldic dictionary of the peerages of England, Ireland, and Scotland, extinct, dormant, and in abeyance.  England (Google eBook) John Burke 1831.  Page 310.  "Leigh"
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Adlington, Lancashire , England