Hugh Massey of Tatton

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Hugh Massey

Also Known As: "Hugh /Massey/"
Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
Death: circa 1371 (47-55)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William de Massey and Margery de Massey, of West Hall
Husband of Alice de Massey (de Wrenbury)
Father of Sir John Massey, of Tatton; Richard de Massey; Alice de Massey/Maysey; Matilda de Massey; Nicholas de Massey and 1 other
Brother of Robert de Massey; Elena De Halsall; Hamon Massey, Baron of Durham; Oliver Massey; Thomas De Mascy and 4 others

Managed by: William Robert Taylor
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About Hugh Massey of Tatton

1. Hugh MASSEY , of Tatton was born 1320 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England, and died 1371. He was the son of 2. William MASSEY , of Tatton and 3. Margery de LEGH , of West Hall.

He married Alice WRENBURY, daughter of John WRENBURY. She was born 1320 in Oulton Lowe, Northwich, Cheshire, England, and died 1370.     Children include:

  • John MASSEY , of Tatton, Sir b: ABT 1338 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England


  1. ID: I234212
  2. Name: Hugh [@ <] de Massey
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: 1320 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England
  5. Death: 1371

Father: William [@ <] de Massey b: ABT 1290 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England

Mother: Margery [@ <] de Legh b: ABT 1292 in West Hall, High Legh, Cheshire, England

Marriage 1 Alice [<] Wrenbury b: 1320 in Oulton Lowe, Northwich, Cheshire, England


  1. Has Children Ellen [@] de Massey b: ABT 1358 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England
  2. Has Children Sir John [@ <] de Massey b: 1360 in Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England



Sir John was the son of Hugh Massey of Tatton, who died about 1371, and by his elder brother's death succeeded to the paternal estates. (fn. 27) His marriage with Alice de Worsley took place in or before 1372. (fn. 28) He was sheriff of Cheshire in 1389. (fn. 29) He sided with Richard II in 1399 and was imprisoned in Chester Castle; (fn. 30) four years later he joined in the Hotspur rising and was killed at the battle of Shrewsbury. (fn. 31) Thomas his eldest son incurred forfeiture on the like account, (fn. 32) but was restored, and dying in 1420, was succeeded by his brother Geoffrey. (fn. 33) Their mother Alice died eight years later, Geoffrey being then forty years of age. (fn. 34) On his death in 1457 without lawful issue (fn. 35) the Worsley manors went to his nephew William son of Richard Massey. (fn. 36) William died eleven years later; (fn. 37) his son and heir Sir Geoffrey (fn. 38) left an only child Joan, who by her first husband, William Stanley, (fn. 39) also left an only daughter Joan, heiress of Worsley, aged eighteen at her mother's death in 1511. (fn. 40)

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Hugh Massey of Tatton's Timeline

Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England, (Present UK)
Age 18
Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England
Age 20
Tatton Bucklow, Cheshire, UK
Age 21
Tatton, Rosthern, Cheshire, England
Age 26
Tatton, Rosthern, Cheshire, England
Age 51
Tatton, Bucklow, Cheshire, England