Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Bt.1

M, #126501, b. 11 February 1651, d. 3 May 1716
Last Edited=31 Jul 2007
     Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Bt. was born on 11 February 1651.2 He was the son of Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt. and Anne Assheton.1,2 He was baptised on 19 February 1651 at Middleton, Lancashire, England.2 He married, firstly, Mary Vavasour, daughter of Thomas Vavasour and Dorothy Leigh.2 He married, secondly, Mary Hyde, daughter of Robert Hyde.2 He died on 3 May 1716 at age 65, without surviving male issue.2 He was buried at Middleton, Lancashire, England.2 His will (dated 8 July 1709 to 6 April 1716) was probated on 13 February 1716/17.2
     He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Assheton, of Middleton, co. Lancaster [E., 1660] on 23 April 1665.2 He matriculated at Brasenose College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 16 July 1668.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Liverpool between March 1677 and 1679.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire between February 1694 and 1698.2 On 11 June 1696 he inherited the estate of Whalley from his unle, Sir John Assheton, 4th Bt.1

Children of Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Bt. and Mary Vavasour

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 150. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume III, page 113.

Radclyffe Assheton1

M, #126502, b. 1582, d. 19 January 1644
Last Edited=20 Dec 2008
     Radclyffe Assheton was born in 1582.2 He was the son of Ralph Assheton and Johanna Radclyffe.1 He married Elizabeth Hyde, daughter of John Hyde.2 He died on 19 January 1644.2
     He was also known as Radcliffe Assheton.3 He was Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas of Lancashire in 1608.2 In 1614 he bought with his father the Hall and Manor of Cuerdale.2 He lived at Cuerdale, Walton, Lancashire, England.1

Child of Radclyffe Assheton

Child of Radclyffe Assheton and Elizabeth Hyde

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 150. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 828. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 213. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

John Assheton1

M, #126503, d. October 1642
Last Edited=25 Jul 2007
     John Assheton was the son of Radclyffe Assheton and Elizabeth Hyde.2,3 He married Anne Shuttleworth, daughter of Richard Shuttleworth.1 He died in October 1642, from wounds received in action.1
     He lived at Cuerdale, Walton, Lancashire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain of Foot in the service of the Royalist Army.1 He fought in the Battle of Edgehill in October 1642.1

Child of John Assheton and Anne Shuttleworth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 828. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 150. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Richard Assheton1

M, #126504, b. circa 1642, d. 1709
Last Edited=4 Apr 2007
     Richard Assheton was born circa 1642.2 He was the son of John Assheton and Anne Shuttleworth.1,3 He married Mary Pigott, daughter of George Pigott, in 1665.2 He died in 1709.2
      In 1695 He inherited the estate of Downham from Sir John Assheton, 4th Bt.1 He lived at Downham, Lancashire, England.3 He lived at Cuerdale, Walton, Lancashire, England.1

Child of Richard Assheton and Mary Pigott

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 150. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 828. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt.1

M, #126505, b. 9 July 1626, d. 23 April 1665
Last Edited=4 Apr 2007
     Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt. was born on 9 July 1626 at Denby Grange, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Ralph Assheton and Elizabeth Kaye.1 He married Anne Assheton, daughter of Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt. and Eleanor Shuttleworth, circa 1647.1 He died on 23 April 1665 at age 38.1 He was buried at Middleton, Lancashire, England.1
     He was admitted to Gray's Inn on 13 August 1639.1 He was invested as a Knight on 16 July 1660.1 He was created 1st Baronet Assheton, of Middleton, co. Lancaster [England] on 17 August 1660.1

Children of Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt. and Anne Assheton

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.


Ralph Assheton1

M, #126506, d. 17 February 1650/51
Last Edited=20 Dec 2008
     Ralph Assheton died on 17 February 1650/51.1
     He was also known as Ralph Ashton.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Clitheroe.1 He was Commander-in-Chief of the Parliamentarian army in Lancashire.1 He lived at Middleton, Lancashire, England.1

Children of Ralph Assheton and Elizabeth Kaye

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Elizabeth Kaye1

F, #126507
Last Edited=7 Aug 2004
     Elizabeth Kaye is the daughter of John Kaye.1

Children of Elizabeth Kaye and Ralph Assheton

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

John Kaye1

M, #126508
Last Edited=7 Aug 2004
     John Kaye lived at Woodsome, Yorkshire, England.1

Child of John Kaye

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Mary Vavasour1

F, #126509, b. circa 1666, d. 11 November 1694
Last Edited=3 Dec 2005
     Mary Vavasour was born circa 1666.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Vavasour and Dorothy Leigh.1 She married Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Ralph Assheton, 1st Bt. and Anne Assheton.1 She died on 11 November 1694.1 She was buried at Middleton, Lancashire, England.1
      Her married name became Assheton.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S1437] Robert J. M. Barrett, "re: Barrett Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 27 August 2005 - 31 May 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Barrett Family."

Thomas Vavasour1

M, #126510
Last Edited=7 Aug 2004
     Thomas Vavasour lived at Spaldington, Yorkshire, England.1

Child of Thomas Vavasour and Dorothy Leigh

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 113. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.