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Families covered: Clough of Dunham, Clough of Plas Clough

Commoners reports that the family is thought to have descended from the Lords of Rohan in Normandy and that its first settlement appears to have been in the northern counties. The first recorded as having settled in Wales was ...
Richard Clough 'Hen' (the Old) of Llyweni Green, Denbighshire (a 1509, 1558)
m. _ Holland (dau of Humphrey Holland of Sardreff or Fairdref)
1. Thomas Clough of Dunham, Cheshire
  m. _ Dutton of Dunham
  A. Thomas Clough of Dunham
  m. _ Stringer of New Hall
  i.+ issue - Lawrence, Thomas, William, Ann
  B. William Clough of Holt
  m. Jane of Wrexham
  i. Edward Clough
  C. James Clough in London
  D. Katherine Clough
  m. Felis _ of Wigan
  E. Elizabeth Clough
  m. William _ of Thornton More, Cheshire
  i. Margaret
  m. Henry Burnett Massey of Paly Hall, Cheshire (b c1560, d 1646)
2. Sir Richard Clough of London, later of Plas Clough & Bachygraig (d 26.07.1570?, knight of the Sepulchre, 5th son)
  m1. Catherine Muldert of Antwerp
  A. Richard Clough of Plas Clough, Sheriff of Denbighshire
  m. Mary Dryhurst (dau of _ Dryhurst of Denigh by Jane)
  i. Richard Clough of Llyweni Green (b 1568-9)
  m. Jane Lloyd (dau of John Lloyd of Moelfre)
  ii. William Clough of Plas Clough, Sheriff of Denbighshire
  m. Mary (d 1685, dau of John Vaughan of Groes)
a. John Clough of Plas Clough, Sheriff of Denbighshire (a 1664)
  m. Susannah Smith (dau/heir of Owen Smith of Carnarvon)
  (1) Hugh Clough of Plas Clough (b 1679)
  m. (16.01.1703) Ann Williams (dau of Thomas Williams of Halkys)
  (A) Hugh Clough, Sheriff of Denbighshire (b 1709, bur 1760)
  m. Catherine (d 05.08.1783, dau/heir of Henry Powell of Glanywern by Mararet, dau of Richard Williams of Llangefni)
  (i) Richard Clough, Sheriff of Denbighshire (b 1753, d 20.01.1784, younger son)
  m. (20.03.1771) Patty Butler (b 1760-1, d 03.07.1838, dau/coheir of James Butler of Warminghurst Park)
(a) Richard Butler Clough of Plas Clough & Min y Dun (b 1781, dsp 16.02.1844)
  m. (20.02.1838) Catherine Clough (dau of Rev. Roger Clough) @@ below
  (b) Hugh Powell Clough (b 1783, d 1805)
  (c) James Henry Clough (b 1784, d 03.06.1841) had issue (1 dau)
  m1. Harriet Parr (d 1814, dau of Joseph Parr of Fir Grove)
  m2. (sp) Ann Stone of Rolleston Park
  (ii) Thomas Clough (b 1756, d 1814, rector of Denbigh, canon of St. Asaph)
  m. Dorothea Lloyd (d 1814, dau of Howel Lloyd of Wickwar)
(a) Thomas Clough of Hafondunos (d 1831, 2nd son) had issue
  m. Caroline Price (dau of R.T. Price of Rhiwlas)
  (b) Howell Powell Clough (b 1789, youngest son)
  m. Barbara Westrop of Limerick
  (c) Dorothea Catherine Clough (b 1781)
  m. (28.02.1811) Richard Howard (d 1851, Canon of Bangor, rector of Denbigh, etc.)
  (d) Elizabeth Clough (b 1783, d 1838)
  m. Charles Gethin Kenrick of Cefn y Cador (d 1827, son of Nantclwyd)
  (e)+ other issue - Thomas (d 1783), Howel Henry (d 1787), Mary Ann (b 1786)
  (iii) Roger Clough (b 1759, d 03.04.1833, Canon of St. Asaph, rector of Llansannan, ertc.)
  m. Anna Jemima Butler (b 1760, d 1812, dau/coheir of James Butler of Warminghurst Park)
(a) Roger Butler Clough (b 1782, d 11.07.1830, rector of Corwen) had issue (2 daus)
  m. (20.07.1808) Amelia Maria Price (dau of R.T.W. Price of Rhiwlas)
  (b) James Butler Clough (b 1784, d 1844) had issue
  m. (24.04.1816) Anne Perfect (dau of T. Perfect of Pontefract)
  (c) Charles Butler Clough (b 1793, d 04.09.1859, rector of Llanferras, Archdeacon & Canon of St. Asaph, 4th son)
m. (31.07.1817) Margaret Sydney Jones (d 1826, dau of Edward Jones of Wepre Hall)
  (d) Frederick Butler Clough (b 1795, d 1826, recorder of Ruthin) had issue (1 dau)
  m. Elizabeth Butler Marshall (d 1830, dau of Rev. George Marshall of Horsham)
  (e) Alfred Butler Clough (b 1796,a 1838, rector of Braunston) had issue
  m. (28.11.1839) Sarah Lamb (dau of R.H. Lamb of Bragboroug Hosue)
  (f) Catherine Clough (b 1786)
  m. (1838) Richard Butler Clough of' Plas Clough (dsp 16.02.1844) @@ above
  (g)+ other issue - Henry Butler (b 1789, d 16.05.1828, Captain), Anna Jemima (b 1783, d 1853), Martha Matilda (b 1802), Anna Maria (b 1805)
  (iv) Margaret Clough (b 1742, d 1826)
  m. John Ffoulkes of Ereiviat
  (v)+ other issue - Powell (b 1739), Henry (b 1740, d 1741), Edward (b 1741), Henry (b 1743, d infant?), Henry (b 1744), Hugh (b 1746, d young), Catherine (b 1749, d 25.02.1778), Ann (b 1752)
  (B) Susan Clough
  m1. _ Robinson of Watercroft, Cheshire
  m2. T. Ince of Christleton, Cheshire (rector of Trinity Church)
  (i) Thomas Ince
  m. Elizabeth Townsend
  (a) Townsend Ince
  m. Mary Currie
  (b) Bell Ince
  (c) Elizabeth Ince
  m. R. Passingham (Colonel)
  (d) Emma Ince
  m. _ Bowen of Camrhos
  (ii) John Ince
  (iii) Mary Ince
  m. _ Tomkyns of Bilston
(iv) Susan Ince
  m. Thomas Page of Hawthorn, Cheshire
  (a)+ issue including Leigh, Edward
  (C) Ann Clough
  m. Edward Pryce of Bodfach
  (i) Ann Pryce of Bodfach (d 1821)
  m. Bell Lloyd of Pontruffydd
  (2)+ other issue - John (d 24.12.1695), Mary
  iii.+ other issue - Anne, Emma
  B. Winifred Clough
  m2. Catherine (dau/heir of Tudur ap Robert Vychan of Berain, relict of John Salusbury)
  C. Mary Clough of Maenan Abbey (b 1569, d 25.02.1596)
  m. William Wynn of Melai
  D. Catherine Clough of Bach y graig
  m. Roger Salusbury of (family of) Llyweni
3. Ann or Agnes Clough
  m. Griffith Shaw of Denbigh
4.+ other issue - William of Denbigh, Humphrey (dsp, alderman of Denbigh), Hugh of Grove House (d 1603, alderman of Denbigh), Alice

Main source(s): Griffith's Pedigrees (Llyweni Green, p329) with support from Commoners (vol 3, Clough of Plas-Clough)
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