'Athow1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Athow of Brisley

Carthew identifies the arms of the following Richard as "Sa. a chevron betw. three carpenter's squares arg.".
Richard Athow of Bristley, Norfolk
1. Thomas Athow of Bristley
  m. Audrey Curson (dau/coheir of Robert Curson of Lawrensett (Letheringsett))
  A. Thomas Athow of Bristley (d 1466-7)
  i. John Athow of Bristley (d before 1536)
  m. Anna Gogney (d 1536, dau of _ Gogyney of Brisley)
  a. Christopher Athow of Bristley
m. Joan Goldwell (dau/heir of _ Goldwell of the Isle of Ely)
  (1) Christopher Athow of Bristley
  m. Dorothy Jennyson (dau of Thomas Jennyson)
  (A) John Athow of Brisley
  m1. Elizabeth Thurleby (dau of John (probably not Thomas) Thurleby of East Dereham)
  (i) Christopher Athow of Bristley
  m. Martha Hall (dau/coheir of _ Hall of Shotesham)
  (a) John Athow probably father of ...
  ((1)) Robert Athow of Brisley
  m. Margaret Palmer (dau/heir of Nicholas Palmer)
  ((A)) Nicholas Athow of Brisley
  ((i)) Robert Athow of Brisley (d before 24.10.1737)
  m. (1715) Elizabeth King (dau of Robert King)
  ((a)) Robert Athow
  m. Elizabeth Herring (dau of Robert Herring of Hoe, m2. Joseph Keene)
  (((1))) Robert Athow of Hoe (farmer)
  (((A)))+ issue - John (a 1800), Richard
  ((b)) Christopher Athow of Litcham (a 1760)
  m. Sarah
  (((1))) William Athow (a 1760)
  (((2))) Elizabeth Athow
  m. Thomas Tuck
  (((3))) Margaret Athow
  m. John Green
  ((c)) Elizabeth Athow
  m. Joseph Heyho of Stiffkey
  ((d)) Margaret Athow
  ((B)) Palmer Athow of Brisley
  m. (28.03.1683) Elizabeth (widow of Richard Coldham of Gately)
  (b) Mary Athow
  A Mary is shown as dau of Christopher & Mary and then, separately, is shown a Mary (d 18.10.1660, dau of Christopher of Brisley) who married as follows. We deduce that Carthew was not convinced that it was this Mary who married ...
  m. Robert Gooch, Sheriff of Norwich (d 13.09.1660)
  (c)+ other issue - Thomas (dsp), Christopher, Anne, Dorothy
  (ii) Dorothy Athow
m. Adam Scrambler of Norwich
  (iii)+ other issue - Thomas, Josias
  m2. Joan Gosnold (dau of _ Gosnold of Hempton Priory)
  (v)+ other issue - Robert, Mary
  (B) Thomas Athow (Serjeant-at-law)
  m. Ann Wingfield (dau/heir of John Wingfield of East (West?) Winch.)
  (i) John Athow (2nd son)
  m. Cicely Lunsford (dau of Sir John Lunsford of Wyligh (Sussex))
  (a) Sir Christopher Athow
  m. (1639) Penelope De Grey (dau of Sir William De Grey)
((1)) William Athow (dsp)
  m. Dinah Bishop (bur 27.04.1743, dau of Thomas Bishop of Barton Bendish, m2. Thomas Vincent of Crimplesham)
  ((2)) Christopher Athow (dsp)
  ((3)) Cecily Athow
  m. Thomas Adamson of Wereham
  ((4)) Penelope Athow
m. _ Goodwyn of London
  (ii) Frances Athow
  m. William Waldegrave
  (iii)+ other issue - Wingfield, Thomas, Clement, Gregory, Henry (dsp), Elizabeth (dsp), Amy (dsp), Dorothy (dsp), Anne
  (C) Nicholas Athow
  (D) Mary Athow
  m. Robert Barsham of Oxwick
  (E) Joan Athow
  m. Robert Le Strange (son of Sir Nicholas)
  (F) Audrey Athow
  m. Richard Spratt of Barney
  b.+ other issue - John (priest), Thomas (priest)

Main source(s): 'The Hundred of Launditch and Deanery of Brisley' (G.A. Carthew, 1877, Part 3, p43+)
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