'Aldersey01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Aldersey of Aldersey, Aldersey of Bredgar, Aldersey of London, Aldersey of Middle Aldersey, Aldersey of Picton, Aldersey of Spurstow

Hugh de Aldersey of Aldersey, Cheshire (a temp Henry III who r. 1216-1272)
1. William de Aldersey of Aldersey had issue
  Ormerod reports that William's "heirs general brought a moiety of Aldersey to the Hattons of Hatton, 10 Edw. I" (1281-2).
2. Adam de Aldersey of Aldersey
  A. Ralph de Aldersey of Aldersey (d 1327)
  m. Margaret de Handley (dau of Ralph de Handley)
  i. Hugh de Aldersey of Aldersey (d 1350)
m. Margaret de Rosingreve (dau of William de Rosingreve)
  a. Hugh Aldersey of Aldersey (d 1403)
  m. Margaret de Barton (dau/heir of Richard de Barton)
  (1) William Aldersey of Aldersey (a 1446) the first mentioned by BLG1952
  m. Margaret Stalker (dau/heir of John Stalker of Lower Spurstow)
  (A) Henry Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow - continued below
  m. Jane Hockenhull (dau of John Hockenhull of Hockenhull)
ii. William de Aldersey
  B. Robert de Aldersey of Middle Aldersey
  m. Margaret de Aldford (dau of William de Aldford)
  i. Robert de Aldersey of Middle Aldersey
  m. Johanna Bird (dau of Randle Bird of Clutton (Clopton?))
  a. John Aldersey of Middle Aldersey (a 1399, d by 1452?)
  m. Cicely de Clutton (dau of Hugh de Clutton)
  (1) Philip Aldersey of Middle Aldersey (d by 1473?)
  m. Margaret Massie (dau of Hugh Massie of Coddington)
  C. William de Aldersey had issue
3. Ralph de Aldersey



Henry Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow - continued above
m. Jane Hockenhull (dau of John Hockenhull of Hockenhull)
1. John Aldersey of Aldersey (d 1528)
  Visitation (Kent, 1619, Aldersey) shows John and his brother Robert as sons of Hugh, whom we show as their younger brother. We follow Ormerod, Visitation (Cheshire) & Berry.
  m. Anne Bird (dau of Thomas Bird (Delbird) of Clutton (Clopton))
A. John Aldersey of Spurstow (bur 17.10.1582)
  m. Anne Aston (dau of Hugh Aston of Aston Green)
  i. Randle (Randall) Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow (bur 25.05.1600)
  m. Anne Cowper (bur 25.09.1590, dau of Robert Cowper, widow of John Dod of Cholmondeley)
  a. John Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow (b c1569, d c1647, 6th son?)
  m. Anne Ward (bur 19.01.1646, dau of Richard Ward of Cotton)
b. Frances Aldersey
  m. William Allen of Brindley
  c.+ other issue (dsp) - Thomas, Mary
ii. John Aldersey of London
  The following comes from Visitation (Cheshire, 1613) & Visitation (London, 1633-5, Aldersey).
  m. Anne Lowe (dau of Simon Lowe of London, sister of alderman Sir Thomas)
  a. Samuel Aldersey of London (d 1633, haberdasher)
  m(1). Mary Van Oyrle (dau of Philip Van Oyrle of Nornbergh & Antwerp)
  (1) Mary Aldersey
  m. Robert Crane of London
  (2) Anne Aldersey
  m. Robert Eyre of Salisbury (b 1610, d 03.1654)
(3) Elizabeth Aldersey
  m. Thomas Lee of Dornhall (Darnhall) (b c1612, d 1642)
  (4)+ other issue - John of London (a 1633), Margaret
  b. William Aldersey
  c. Anne Aldersey
  m. Thomas Thomson
  d. Dorothy Aldersey
m1. Sir Thomas Hodgkyns or Hoskins
  m2. Sir Henry Capel of Hadham
  e. Margaret Aldersey
  m. Charles Hodgkyns (or Hoskins)
  f. Mary Aldersey
  m1. Thomas Westron or Westrow (alderman of London)
  m2. Sir Norton Knatchbull of Kent (dsp 1636)
  It appears that Mary also married ...
  m3. Sir Thomas Scot of Scot's Hall & Nettlested
  g. Elizabeth Aldersey
  m1. William Pickford
  m2. (1610) Thomas Coventry (Lord Keeper)
  iii. Alice Aldersey
m. Thomas Moulson of Hargrave
  iv. Elenor Aldersey
  m. William Bebington of Chorley
  v. Anne Aldersey
  Visitation (Cheshire, 1613) shows Anne's husband as "John [Rowe of?] Bickley". Ormerod, supported by Visitation (1580) identifies him as ...
  m. William Bickley or Brickley
  vi. Katherine Aldersey
  m. (05.02.1574) Edward Cotton of Cotton (d 1602)
  vii. Elizabeth Aldersey
  m. John Egerton of Christleton
  B. Thomas Aldersey of London (dsp 1599)
  Berry & Visitation (Kent, 1619, 'Aldersey') show this as the Thomas who m. Cicely Garnet and was father of William of Sutton Valence. We show him below as this Thomas's cousin.
  m. Alice Calthrop (dau of Richard Calthrop of Antingham)
  C. Catherine Aldersey
  m. Ralph Pike of Worcester
  D.+ other issue - Ralph, Hugh
2. Robert Aldersey identified by Ormerod as "ancestor of the Alderseys of Kent, London, and Staffordshire"
  m. Anne or Dorothy Malbon (dau of _ Malbon of Malpas)
  A. Thomas Aldersey of Chester
  The following is supported by Berry with a little support from Visitation (Kent, 1663, 'Aldersey' (2 sections)).
  m. Cicely Garnet
i. William Aldersey of Sutton Valence, Kent
  m. Thomasin Terry (dau of Roger Terry of Wistaston or Wisterton)
  a. Thomas Aldersey of Brodegate and/or Bredgar, Kent
  m. Margaret Farnham (dau of Humphrey Farnham of Leicestershire)
(1) Terrey Aldersey of Bredgar (b 1617-8, d 10.07.1670)
  m. Elizabeth Allard (d 22.09.1658, dau of Francis Allard of Biddenden)
  (A) Thomas Aldersey of Bredgar (b c1650, d unm? 31.03.1707)
  (B) Henry Aldersey of Biddenden & Maidstone
  m1. (1674) Ann Kenrick (dau of William Kenrick of Boughton-Blean)
  (i)+ issue - William (d unm 1698), Anne
  m2. (1683) Elizabeth Dyer of Faversbham (b 1658)
  (iii) Thomas Aldersey
  (C) William Aldersey of Bredgar (b 1657-8, d 23.07.1726)
  m1. Frances Fanshaw (dau of Thomas Fanshaw of Hartlip)
  (i)+ issue - Terrey (b 1682, d 18.11.1728), Thomas (dsp), Charles (d infant), William (d infant), William (dsp)
  m2. (1692) Dorcas Osborne (b 1659-60, d 11.09.1711, dau of John Osborne of Hartlip)
  (vi) Hugh Aldersey (d(sp) 11.1762)
  m. Mary Thurston of Milton (b 1695-6, d 06.07.1760)
  (vii) John Aldersey (d unm)
  (viii) Farnham Aldersey (b 1694)
  m. (1712) Mary Brockman of Cheriton
  (ix) Frances Aldersey
  m. (1714) Thomas Tong of Milton
  (x) Dorcas Aldersey
  m. (1739) Edward Jackson of London
  (xi) Mary Aldersey
  m. (1714) Robert Elwick
  (a) daughter
  m. _ Giles
  (b) daughter
  m. _ Jemmet
  m3. (1714) Elizabeth Hall
  (xii) Margaret Aldersey
  m. John Graylins of Milton
  (xiii) Frances Aldersey
  m. _ Potter of Canterbury
  (D) Margaret Aldersey
  (2) Farnham Aldersey of Maidstone (b c1644, d 01.01.1686)
  m. Sarah Taylor (dau/coheir of Richard Taylor of Cranbrook)
(A) Farnham Aldersey of Bishopsbourn (b c1690?, d 11.02.1723, 3rd son)
  (i) Farnham Aldersey
  (B) Elizabeth Aldersey
  m. Roger Hardres
  (C) Mary Aldersey
  m. John Knowler of Ospringe
  (D)+ other issue - Thomas (b c1659, dvpsp), Samuel (dvpsp), John of Maidstone (a 1697)
  b. Jane Aldersey
  m. Stephen Lamb of Kennington
  ii. John Aldersey (5th son?)
  m. Elizabeth Forster (dau of William Forster of Warwickshire)
a.+ issue - Edward of London, William of Wolverhampton
  iii. Richard Aldersey
  a. Anne Aldersey
  m. Thomas Bewson of Warwick
  iv.+ other issue - Lawrence, John, Richard
  B. William Aldersey
3. Hugh Aldersey (alderman of Chester)
  m. Margaret Bamville (dau of Randel Bamville of Gawsworth)
  A. Margaret Aldersey (d 1607)
  m1. Henry Bunbury of Stanney (d 01.1548)
  m2. Sir Rowland Stanley of Hooton (d 1613)
4. Richard (or Ralph) Aldersey of Picton, Cheshire
  m. Margaret Cotgreave (dau of James Cotgreave or Cotgrave of Hargrave)
A. Ralph Aldersey of Picton (alderman of Chester)
  m. Jane Goodman (dau of William Goodman of Chester)
  i. Hugh Aldersey (dsp)
  ii. William Aldersey, Mayor of Chester (b 15.12.1543, d 1616, antiquary)
  m. Mary Brereton (dau of John Brereton of Eccleston or Wettenhall)
  a. Hugh Aldersey (dsp)
  b. Richard Aldersey (a 1613, dvp)
  m. Elizabeth Barnston (dau of Thomas Barnston of Churton (Bamston of Chester)
  (1)+ issue - William, Mary, Elizabeth
  c. Alice Aldersey
  m. John Leech of Carden
  iii. Ellin or Ellenor Aldersey
  m. Ralph Jacomin or Jeniar of Chester

Main source(s): Ormerod (Cheshire, vol II, 'Aldersey of Aldersey, p404') with a little support from BLG1952 (Aldersey of Aldersey) and support/input for the lower section from Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, Aldersey of Aldersey and of Spurstow), Visitation (Cheshire, 1613, 'Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow' & 'Aldersey of Picton and Chester'), CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p290+) and as reported above
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