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Piers Legh1

M, #709291, b. 1479, d. 4 December 1541
Last Edited=10 Jul 2018
     Piers Legh was born in 1479.1 He was the son of Reverend Sir Piers Legh and Eleanor Savage.1 He married, firstly, Jane Gerard, daughter of Sir Peter Gerard, in 1503.1 He married, secondly, Margaret Tildesley, daughter of Nicholas Tildesley, in 1513.1 He died on 4 December 1541.1
     He was Royal Warden of Lancaster Forest.1

Child of Piers Legh and Jane Gerard

Children of Piers Legh and Margaret Tildesley

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Jane Gerard1

F, #709292, d. 1510
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Jane Gerard was the daughter of Sir Peter Gerard.1 She married Piers Legh, son of Reverend Sir Piers Legh and Eleanor Savage, in 1503.1 She died in 1510.1
     From 1503, her married name became Legh.1

Child of Jane Gerard and Piers Legh

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Sir Peter Gerard1

M, #709293
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018

Child of Sir Peter Gerard

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Cecily Legh1

F, #709294, d. 1542
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Cecily Legh was the daughter of Piers Legh and Jane Gerard.1 She married, firstly, Sir Thomas Butler in 1508.1 She married, secondly, Henry Keighley in 1521.1 She died in 1542.1
     From 1508, her married name became Butler.1 Her marriage to Sir Thomas Butler was annulled in 1520.1 From 1521, her married name became Keighley.1

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Sir Thomas Butler1

M, #709295
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Sir Thomas Butler married, firstly, Cecily Legh, daughter of Piers Legh and Jane Gerard, in 1508.1 He married, secondly, Hon. Elizabeth Sutton in 1533.1
     He held the office of Sheriff of Lancashire.1 His marriage to Cecily Legh was annulled in 1520.1

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.


Hon. Elizabeth Sutton1

F, #709296, d. 1550
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Hon. Elizabeth Sutton married Sir Thomas Butler in 1533.1 She died in 1550 at Bewsey, Lancashire, England.1
     From 1533, her married name became Butler.1

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Henry Keighley1

M, #709297
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018
     Henry Keighley married Cecily Legh, daughter of Piers Legh and Jane Gerard, in 1521.1

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Margaret Tildesley1

F, #709298, d. 1540
Last Edited=10 Jul 2018
     Margaret Tildesley was the daughter of Nicholas Tildesley.1 She married Piers Legh, son of Reverend Sir Piers Legh and Eleanor Savage, in 1513.1 She died in 1540.1
     From 1513, her married name became Legh.1

Children of Margaret Tildesley and Piers Legh

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Nicholas Tildesley1

M, #709299
Last Edited=8 Jul 2018

Child of Nicholas Tildesley

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.

Sir Piers Legh1

M, #709300, b. 1514, d. 6 December 1590
Last Edited=10 Jul 2018
     Sir Piers Legh was born in 1514.1 He was the son of Piers Legh and Margaret Tildesley.1 He married Margaret Gerard, daughter of Sir Thomas Gerard.1 He died on 6 December 1590.1
     He was appointed Knight in 1544.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Lancashire in 1550.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Cheshire in 1554.1

Child of Sir Piers Legh and Margaret Gerard

Citations

  1. [S344] Burke's Peerage and Gentry, online http://www.burkes-peerage.net. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Gentry.