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Edward Aston, Kt.

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Tixall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 8, 1568 (72)
Tixall, Staffordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Aston, K.B., of Heywood and Joan Aston
Husband of Joan Aston
Father of Mary Harcourt; Sir Walter Aston, of Tixall; Leonard Aston; Catherine Gresley; Edward Aston and 1 other
Brother of William Aston; Walter Aston; Helen Aston; Anne Aston; Elizabeth Aston and 1 other

Occupation: Knighted at Calais, Knight, High Sherriff
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About Sir Edward Aston, Kt.

Knight of Tixall and Park Hall in Leigh, Staffordshire. Of Wanlip, Leicestershire, of Ashstead and Newgate, Surrey. Sheriff of Staffordshire.

Son and heir to Sir John Aston and Loan Lyttleton, grandson of John Aston and Elizabeth Delves, Sir William Lyttleton and Ellen Walshe.

Husband of Jane Bowles, daughter of Sir Thomas Bowles of Penho, Wales. They had fours sons and four daughters; Giles, Sir Walter, Leonard, Anthony, Katherine (wife of Sir William Gresley), Mary (wife of Sir Simon Harcourt), Anne and Frances (wife of sir Robert Needham).

Sir Edwards was granted the manor of Ashstead Surrey in Newdigate in exchange for other lands. He built a mansion at Tixall, Staffordshire in 1555.

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Sir Edward Aston, Kt.'s Timeline

September 6, 1496
Tixall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 30
Tixall, Staffordshire, England
October 8, 1530
Age 34
Tixhall, Staffordshire, , England
Age 35
Longton, Staffordshire, England
September 8, 1568
Age 72
Tixall, Staffordshire, England
Trixall, Staffordshire, England