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John Welles

Birthdate: (58)
Birthplace: Little Hayward Whorecross Stafford
Death: June 6, 1466 (58)
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Welles and Cecilia Welles
Husband of Alice Welles
Father of Thomas Wells
Brother of Joan Barrington

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About John Welles

  • John Wells1
  • M, #37167, b. circa 1407
  • Father Thomas Wells b. c 1390
  • Mother Cecilie Aston b. c 1392
  • John Wells was born circa 1407 at of Little Hayward, Whorecross, Staffordshire, England. He married Alice Aston, daughter of Sir Robert Aston and Isabel (Elizabeth) de Beeston, circa 1430 at of Aston, Cheshire, England.
  • Family Alice Aston b. c 1411, d. a 1446
  • Child
    • Thomas Wells+ b. c 1431, d. a 1503
  • Citations
  • [S74] Brent Ruesch's Research Notes.
  • From:


  • The Visitacion of Staffordschire by Grazebrook, H. Sydney
    • Welles of Horecross.
  • Thomas Welles de parva Haywoode. = Cecilia, filia Joh'is Aston de Longdon. ; ch: Joh'es (m. Alicia Aston) Welles.
    • Joh'es Welles. = Alicia, filia et hæres Ricardi Aston de Horecrosse. ; ch: Thomas (m. Johanna Bonington) Welles
      • Thomas Welles. = Johanna, filia Will'mi Bonington. ; ch: (Pg.146 Johannes (m. Anna Fitzherbert) Welles
        • Johannes Welles. = Anna, una filiar' et cohæredu' Joh's Fitzherbert de Norbery, Ar'. ; ch: Humfirdus, Rob'tus, Ricardus (m. Mariam Cockes), Katherina (m. Joh'i St Andrewe) Welles
          • Humfridus Wells, s.p.
          • Rob'tus Welles de Horecrosse in Com' Staff., Ar', modo filius. Sep'stes in anno 1583.
          • Katherina, nupta Joh'i St Andrewe de Gotham.
          • Ricardus Welles, 3 filius. = Mariam, filiam Joh'is Cockes de Sar' et hæred'. ; ch: Margarets (m. Barthol' Croche), Elizabetha (2 filia.), Dorothea (m. Ric'do Duffeld), Maria (m. Joh'i Chetwin), Walterus (2 filius.), Humfridus (m. Dorothy Okeover & Katherina Weston) Welles
            • Margarets, nupta Barthol' Croche de Com' Derbiæ.
            • Dorothea, nupta Ric'do Duffeld de Com' Oxon.
            • Maria, nupta Joh'i Chetwin de Com' Staff.
            • Humfridus Welles, primogenitus; bis nuptus; sup'stes 1583. = Dorothea, uxor pima, filia Rad'i Okeover de Okeov' et una hæredum. ; ch: Joh'es (Primogenitus, ætat. 7 an'or'.) Welles ; = Katherina, filia Jacobi Weston de Lechfeilde. ; ch: Rob'tus (2 filius.) Welles


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John Welles's Timeline

October 7, 1407
Little Hayward Whorecross Stafford
Age 23
Nazeing, Waltham Abbey, Essex, England
Age 47
June 6, 1466
Age 58