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Families covered: Ayscough of Ashby, Ayscough of Cowling, Ayscough (Ascough) of Pott (Pot) Grange

John Ayscough
m. _ Birdvill (dau of Thomas Birdvill)
1. Robert Ayscough
  m. Jane Conyers (dau of John Conyers of Sockburn)
  A. Richard Ayscough
  m. ?? Aske (dau of Robert Aske of Aske)
  i. Richard Ayscough
  m. _ Tunstall (dau of Sir Richard Tunstall)
  a. Richard Ayscough, 1st of Pott Grange, Yorkshire
  m. _ Burgh (dau of Thomas Burgh of Hackforth)
(1) Richard Ayscough
  m. Elizabeth Fitzhugh
  (A) Richard Ayscough
  m. _ Bassingburne (dau of Sir John Bassingburne or Bassingborne)
  (i) John Ayscough of Cowling (d 08.01.1425-6)
  m. _ Arncliffe (dau of Sir John Arncliffe of Arncliffe)
  (a) Sir William Ayscough (d 1456-7, Chief Justice)
  m. Elizabeth Caythorpe (dau of John Caythorpe (or Calthorp) of Argum or Ergham by Alice Hungate)
  ((1)) John Ayscough (d 20.07.1491)
  m1. Margaret Tailboys (dau of John Tailboys of Stallingborough)
((A)) Sir William Ayscough of Stallingborough, Sheriff of Lincoln (d 26.03.1509)
  m1. Margery Hildyard (dau of Sir Robert Hildyard of Winestead)
  m2. Alice Coppingdale (dau of Richard Coppingdale of Yorkshire)
  ((B)) Edward Ayscough
  ((i)) Robert Ayscough (a 28.06.1540)
  m. Anne
  ((ii)) Anne Ayscough
  ((C)) Elizabeth Ayscough
m. William (probably not Thomas) Booth of Killinghome
  m2. Elinor Tunstall (dau of Sir Richard Tunstall)
  ((D)) Sir Christopher Ayscough of Ashby, Mayor of Grimsby (a 1533)
  m. Elizabeth Allen (a 1533, sister of Sir John Allen of London)
  ((i)) Sir Christopher (or William) Ayscough of Ashby
  m. Frances Monson (dau of Sir John Monson of South Carlton)
  ((a)) John Ayscough of Ashby
  m. Grisell Tukes (dau of Sir Bryan Tukes)
  ((ii)) Robert Ayscough (bur 10.03.1575-6, vicar of Stallingborough)
  ((a)) John Ayscough
((iii)) John Ayscough
  ((iv)) Richard Ayscough (dsp)
  m. Elizabeth Porter (dau of Augustine Porter of Belton)
  ((v)) Elizabeth Ayscough
  m. Hugh Fuller of Roydon
  ((2)) William Ayscough of Cowling, Yorkshire (d c1544)
  m. _ Fulthorpe (dau/coheir of younger son of _ Fulthorpe of Fulthorpe & Hipswell)
  The following is supported by Visitation (Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1665-6, Ayscough of Skewsby).
  ((A)) George Ayscough of Cowling (d c1556)
  m. Alice Wray (bur 22.10.1559, sister of Sir Christopher Wray of Glentworth)
  ((i)) Christopher Ayscough of Richmond (d c26.06.1626)
  m. _ Akrigg of Richmond (heir)
  ((a)) Allan Ayscough of Skewsby (b c1596, a 08.1666)
  m. Anne Brathwaite (dau of Thomas Brathwaite of Burneshead)
  (((1))) James Ayscough of Middleton (b c1611, a 08.1666)
  m. Dorothy Kennet (dau of Sir William Kennet of Coxho)
  (((A))) Catherine Ayscough
  m. William Nandyke of Welham
(((B)))+ other issue (a 1666) - Elizabeth (b c1644), Henrietta Maria (b c1645), Troth (b c1649)
  (((2))) Robert Ayscough of Thorneton
  m. Anne Morley (dau of John Morley of Thorelton)
(((A))) John Ayscough
  (((3))) Thomas Ayscough of Dinsdale (5th son)
  m. Jane Nandyke (dau of George Nandyke of Welham)
  (((4))) Dorothy Ayscough
  m. Lancelot Salkeld of Whitehall
  (((5))) Alice Ayscough
  m. Edward Barton of Towthorp
  (((6))) Elizabeth Ayscough
  m. Hudleston Phillipson of Crooke
  (((7)))+ other issue - Christopher (d unm), Francis (b c1636, 08.1666)
  ((b)) Jane Ayscough
m. Richard Burgh of Hawkswell (son of Burgh of Burgh)
  ((c)) Alice Ayscough
  m. John Conyers of Dinsdale
((ii))+ 3 children (a 12.11.1562)
  ((3)) Catherine Ayscough
  m. Thomas Norton
  ((4)) Agnes Ayscough
  m. Thomas Bozom (son of Henry)
  ((5)) Elizabeth Ayscough
  m. (?) Thomas Rokeby of Mortham
  ((6))+ other issue - Edward (priest), Sir James of Rhodes
  (b) Robert Ayscough (a 1465, archdeacon of Colchester)
  (c) Simon Ayscough
  ((1)) Simon or Thomas Ayscough
  (ii) William Ayscough (dsp)
  (iii) Robert Ayscough of Pott Grange - continued below
  (B) Robert Ayscough (Dean of Lincoln)
  (2) William Ayscough, Bishop of Salisbury (d 29.06.1450, confessor to King Henry VI)
  (3) Peter Ayscough (priest)
  b. Christopher Ayscough
  B.+ other issue - Thomas, James



Robert Ayscough of Pott or Pot Grange - continued above
Although Metcalfe spells the family location throughout as 'Pot', VCH (Yorkshire, North Riding, vol 1, Parishes: Masham') uses 'Pott'.
1. Richard Ayscough or Ascough
  m. Mary Lascelles (dau of Thomas Lascelles of Brakenborough)
  A. Robert Ascough of Pot Grange
  m. Isabel Strangewayes (dau of Thomas Strangewayes)
  i. William Ascough of Pot Grange
  a. Ralph Ascough of Pot Grange
  m. _ Thackeray of Sykesworth
  (1) John Ascough of Pot Grange
  m. Alice Cooper
  (A) Robert Ascough of Pot Grange, Lord Mayor of York
  m. Elizabeth Cartmell (dau/coheir of Thomas Cartmell of Yorkshire)
  (i) Robert Ascough
  m. Mary Dyneley (dau of William Dyneley of Swillington)
  (ii)+ other issue - Thomas, George
  (B)+ other issue - Thomas (Sheriff of York), Christopher of London
  (2) John Ascough alias Jenkin in Norfolk
  (3)+ other issue - Thomas, John (dsp)
  b. Jane Ascough
  m. _ Steele
  c.+ other issue - George, John, Thomas, Henry, Miles, Lawrence, Elizabeth
  ii. Robert Ascough (dsp)
  B.+ other issue - Thomas, John

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded ) : Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees 1906 (Ayscough of Stallingborough and South Kelsey) with some support from Visitation (Walter Metcalfe 1881, Lincolnshire, 1562-4, Ascough #1) and as reported above
(2) For lower section (uploaded 25.05.13) : Visitation (Walter Metcalfe 1881, Lincolnshire, 1562-4, Ascough #2)
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