'Astley03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Astley of Preston, Astley of Wolvey

Giles Astley of Wolvey, Warwickshire (d 1427)
The connection between Giles and George (below) comes from VCH (Warwickshire, vol 6, Parishes: Wolvey).
m. Catherine
1. ?? Astley
  A. ?? Astley
  i. William Astley of Wolvey (d 1542)
  a. George Astley of Wolvey (b c1514) the first mentioned by Visitation
  m. _ Hill of Solihull (coheir)
  (1) Thomas Astley of Wolvey
  m. Katherine Copin
(A) Thomas Astley of Wolvey (b c1586, d 1650)
  m. Katherine Cotterell (dau/heir of John Cotterell of Earls Crombe)
  (i) Thomas Astley of Wolvey (b c1607, d 1653)
  (ii) Giles Astley of Wolvey (dsp 24.02.1666)
  m. Frances Dixie (dau of Sir Woolstan Dixie, Bart of Market Bosworth)
  (iii) William Astley of Wolvey (b c1610, d 30.09.1671)
  (iv) John Astley of Wolvey (b c1622, a 1682)
  m. Mary Dearing (dau/heir of Thomas Dearing of Peterfield, brother of Sir Edward of Kent)
  (a) John Astley of Wolvey (b c1656, a 1682)
  m. Elizabeth Taylar (dau of Richard Taylar of Anstey)
  ((1))+ issue - George (b 29.05.1678, a 1682), Giles (d infant), Anne (b 1681, d 1682)
  (b) Katherine Astley
  m. _ Grove of Birmingham
  (c) Mary Astley (a 1682)
(d) Sarah Astley
  m. Richard Tayler of Dottell
  (v) James Astley of Wolvey (b c1622, d 1680)
  m. Hannah Toone of Wolvey
  (a)+ issue - Thomas (b c1666), Katherine, Susannah
  (vi) Katherine Astley (b c1606)
  m. Simon Holden of Ardington (Erdington)
  (vii) Mary Astley (b c1612)
  m. John Baugh of Qhinhill
  (viii) Hannah Astley (b c1614)
  m. _ Muston of Badgley
  (ix) Isabel Astley
  m. John Bryan of Shrewsbury
  (x) Sarah Astley
  m. Mathew Fowler of Willey
  (xi)+ other issue (d unm) - Abraham, Isaac
  (B) Mary Astley
  m. John Cotterell of Cambridgeshire
  (C) Jane Astley
  m. Richard Warren
  (D) Judith Astley
  m. William Hurst of Holwell
  (E)+ other issue - John (b c1597), William (b c1599)
  (2) William Astley
  (A) William Astley
  (3) Elizabeth Astley
  m. Ferdinand Feilding of Newenham
  (3) Margaret Astley
  m. _ Adnet of Wolvey



Ralph Astley of Preston & Whitehaven (b 1697, d 30.03.1756, minister)
m. (10.06.1731) Elizabeth Whalley (dau/coheir of Thomas Whalley of Preston by Mary Chorley)
1. Thomas Astley of Chesterfield (b 05.09.1738, d 15.10.1817, minister)
  m. (19.12.1775) Phoebe Wilkinson (d 06.1829, dau of Rev. Joseph Wilkinson of Birmingham)
  A. Joseph Astley of Boroughstoneness, Scotland (d 06.1832) had issue
  m. Rebecca Stokes of Kidderminster
  B. Richard Astley of Halifax then Gloucester then Shrewsbury then Stourbridge (a 1831, minister) had issue (1 dau)
  m. Anne Heywood (dau of Samuel Heywood of Nottingham)
  C.+ other issue - Thomas (bur 30.07.1803), Wilkinson in France (d before 1822), Edward (bur 02.11.1790), Phoebe, Elizabeth (d unm), Anne (d unm), Catherine (d unm 1828)
2. Sarah Astley (dsp)
  m1. William Tate of Garstang
  m2. John Atkinson (curate of Walton, vicar)
3. Hannah Astley
  m. Thomas Alcock of Manchester
  A. Samuel Alcock of Manchester (a 1826, 3rd son)
  m. Susan Robberds (dau of J.G. Robberds of Manchester)
  B. Hannah Alcock (d by 1826?)
  m. Matthew Headley of Manchester
  C.+ other issue (a 1826) - John of Gatley, Ralph in Leicester, Elizabeth, Sarah, Mary, Jane
4.+ other issue (d unm) - John (d young), Samuel of Preston, Mary, Catherine, Anne, Elizabeth

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (first uploaded to a Temporary page on 07.04.09) : Visitation (Warwickshire, 1619, Wolvey), Visitation (Warwickshire, 1682-3, Astley of Wolvey)
(2) For lower section : FMG (vol 1, MS77, 'Chorley-Astley', p171+)
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