'Alsop2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Alsop of Church Langton

Nichols identifies the arms of this family as "Sable, three doves Argent, wings expanded, legged and beaked Gules".
William Alsop, Mayor of Leicester (a 1665, 1677)
m. Dorothy
1. Nathaniel Alsop (d 1710, rector of Church Langton)
  m. (1671) Joanna Gregory (dau of Thomas Gregory of Norton-by-Galby by Milicent, dau of Robert Pleydell of Holy Rood Ampney)
A. George Alsop (d 19.08.1724, rector of Church Langton)
  m. (20.11.1711) Catharine Brudenell (b 1685, bur 17.02.1723, dau/coheir of Edmond Brudenell of Newark by Mary, dau of Thomas Staveley of Belgrave)
  i. Nathaniel Alsop of Chirch Langton (bpt 10.04.1716, dsp 1737)
  ii. Catharine Alsop (b 1712, bur 08.08.1770)
  m. (1747) Thomas Ayre of Gaddesby (bur 20.06.1769)
  a. Thomas Ayre (bpt 03.10.1751, bur 12.10.1751)
  b. Catharine Ayre (bpt 25.11.1754)
  m. (26.06.1776) Edward Bromhead of Lincoln (clerk)
(1)+ issue - Thomas Ayre (b 02.08.1793), Catharine (b 20.01.1779), Maria (b 23.09.1791)
  iii. Mary Alsop (bpt 29.09.1713, bur 06.04.1782)
  m. 02.07.1741) Christopher Pegge (b c1713, d 10.03.1741-2, cleric)
  iv. Joanna Alsop
  m. (02.047.1741) Rev. Philip Bliss
  B. daughter
  m. _ Carte (clerk)
  C. daughter
  m. Peter Clarke
  D. Anne Alsop
  m. Samuel Heyrick (rector of Lodington)
  E.+ other issue (d unm) - William (a 1705, cleric), Mary (d 30.05.1751), Elizabeth (d 02.06.1751), Arabella (b c1687, d 27.05.1763)

Main source(s): 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John NichoÏs, vol 2, part 2, 1798, 'Pedigree of Alsop of Church Langton', p694*)
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