Cecilia de Towneley1

F, #545391, b. 1275, d. 1321
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Cecilia de Towneley was born in 1275.2 She was the daughter of Richard de Towneley.3 She married Sir John Leigh, son of Sir John de Leigh and Elena Done, in 1296.1,2,4 She died in 1321.1,4

Children of Cecilia de Towneley and Sir John Leigh

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S7053] John Price, "re: de Towneley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 March 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: de Towneley Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Sir John Leigh1

M, #545392, d. 1350
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Sir John Leigh is the son of Sir John de Leigh and Elena Done.1 He married, secondly, Maud Arden, daughter of Sir John Arden.1 He married, firstly, Cecilia de Towneley, daughter of Richard de Towneley, in 1296.2,3,1 He died in 1350.1
     He was also known as John de la Legh.2 He was living in 1340. He was appointed Knight in 1341.1

Children of Sir John Leigh and Maud Arden

Children of Sir John Leigh and Cecilia de Towneley

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S7053] John Price, "re: de Towneley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 March 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: de Towneley Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Richard de Towneley1

M, #545393, b. 1313, d. 16 April 1381
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Richard de Towneley was born in 1313.2 He was the son of Sir John Leigh and Cecilia de Towneley.3 He married Jane Southworth in 1345.1 He died on 16 April 1381.1,2
     He was Receiver of the Duchy of Lancaster in 1353.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire in 1361.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire in 1371.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Lancashire between 1375 and 1377.1

Children of Richard de Towneley and Jane Southworth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S7053] John Price, "re: de Towneley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 March 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: de Towneley Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Jane Southworth1,2

F, #545394
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Jane Southworth married Richard de Towneley, son of Sir John Leigh and Cecilia de Towneley, in 1345.1

Children of Jane Southworth and Richard de Towneley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Towneley1

M, #545395, b. 1350, d. 1399
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     John Towneley was born in 1350.1 He was the son of Richard de Towneley and Jane Southworth.2 He married Elizabeth de Rixton, daughter of William de Rixton, in 1382.1 He died in 1399.1
     He lived at Towneley, Lancashire, England.1

Children of John Towneley and Elizabeth de Rixton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Elizabeth de Rixton1

F, #545396
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Elizabeth de Rixton is the daughter of William de Rixton.1 She married John Towneley, son of Richard de Towneley and Jane Southworth, in 1382.1
     From 1382, her married name became Towneley.

Children of Elizabeth de Rixton and John Towneley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Richard Towneley1

M, #545397, b. 1387, d. 1454
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Richard Towneley was born in 1387.1 He was the son of John Towneley and Elizabeth de Rixton.2 He married Alice (?).1 He died in 1454.1
     He fought in the Battle of Agincourt in 1415.1 He lived at Towneley, Lancashire, England.1

Child of Richard Towneley and Alice (?)

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Alice (?)1

F, #545398
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     Alice (?) married Richard Towneley, son of John Towneley and Elizabeth de Rixton.1
     Her married name became Towneley. She was living in 1454.1

Child of Alice (?) and Richard Towneley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Towneley1

M, #545399, b. circa 1414, d. circa 1473
Last Edited=16 Aug 2015
     John Towneley was born circa 1414.1 He was the son of Richard Towneley and Alice (?).2 He married Elizabeth Sherburne, daughter of Richard Sherburne and Matilda Hamerton, in 1445.1 He died circa 1473.1
     In 1446 he obtained a licence for a chapel from the Bishop of Lichfield.1 He lived at Towneley, Lancashire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2991. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S1545] Mitchell Adams, "re: West Ancestors," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 December 2005 - 19 June 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: West Ancestors."

unknown daughter Lister-Kaye1

F, #545400
Last Edited=13 Apr 2014
     unknown daughter Lister-Kaye was the daughter of Alan Lister-Kaye and Mary Jane Stansfield.1 She died, young.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2364. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]