Sir Edward Aston, Kt.

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Edward Aston, Kt.

Birthplace: Tixall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Tixall, Staffordshire, England
Immediate Family:

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

Tixall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
October 8, 1530
Age 34
Tixhall, Staffordshire, , England
Age 34
Of, Tixhall, Staffordshire, England
Age 36
Longton, Staffordshire, England
September 8, 1568
Age 72
Tixall, Staffordshire, England
Tixall, Staffordshire, , England