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Families covered: Armeston (Armston) of Burbach, Armeston of Thornton, Allix of Swaffham Prior, Allix of Willoughby Hall, Aylward of Aylwardstown, Aylward of Shankill

Visitation identifies the arms of this family as "Sable, a chevron between three spear-heads argent, in chief a crescent for difference".
?? Armeston ("who came out of Lancashire")
1. Thomas Armeston of Thornton (Thorneton), Leicesterhire
  A. Thomas Armeston of Thornton
  m. Anne Bick (dau of Peter Bick of Upton)
  i. Peter Armeston
  m. Ellen Allsopp (dau of Thomas Allsopp of Derbyshire)
ii. Thomas Armeston of Burbach (Burbage), Leicestershire (bur 07.04.1640)
  m. Anne Replingham (dau of Edward Replingham of Warwickshire)
  a. William Armeston (b c1592, a 1619, d unm)
  b. Thomas Armeston of London, Sheriff of Leicestershire (b c1605, d unm 1685, MP, apothecary/druggist)
  c. James Armeston (Armston) of Burbach (b c1606, bur 24.03.1662)
  m. Anne Wale (dau/coheir of George Wale of Walcot)
  (1) James Armeston of Burbach, Sheriff of Leicestershire (bpt 27.10.1644, d unm 27.09.1704, 2nd son)
  (2) Anne Armeston (Armston) (bpt 14.12.1637)
  m1. Edward Wigley of Scraptoft
  m2. Sir Andrew Noel of Whitwell
  (3)+ other issue - Thomas (d young), Grace (d unm)



BLG1937 reports that the following Peter "of Alencon, in Normandy, head of the Protestant church in France, quitted that kingdom ... at the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, 1685, and settled in England".
Peter Allix (d 21.02.1717, Treasurer of Salisbury Cathedral)
m. (1678) Margueritte Roger (dau of Jean Roger of Paris)
1. Peter Allix of Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire (d 11.01.1758, Rector, Dean of Gloucester then Ely)
m. Elizabeth Parker (dau of Alexander Parker of London, half-sister/coheir of Admiral Sir Charles Wager)
  A. Charles Allix of Swaffham Prior & Marsh Chapel (b c1696, d 1794)
  m. Catherine Greene (dau of Thomas Greene, Bishop of Ely)
  i. Charles Wager Allix of Willoughby Hall, Lincolnshire (b 18.06.1748, d 30.11.1795)
  m. Katherine Townley (dau of Richard Townley of Belfield Hall)
  a. Charles Wager Allix of Willoughby Hall (b 20.01.1783, d 22.01.1866) had issue
  m. (03.06.1808) Mary Elizabeth Hammond (dau of William Hammond of St. Alban's Court)
  b. Mary Catherine Elizabeth Allix (d 04.03.1842)
m. (10.04.1841) Charles Allix of Swaffham Prior (cousin) @@ just below
  ii. John Peter Allix of Swaffham Prior (d 16.05.1807)
  m. (1782) Sarah Collyer (dau of Rev. William Collyer of Swaffham Prior)
  a. John Peter Allix of Swaffham Prior, Sheriff of Cambridgeshire (b 02.12.1785, dsp 19.02.1848, MP)
  m. (07.03.1816) Maria Pardoe (d 21.05.1854, dau of John Pardoe of Leyton)
  b. Charles Allix of Swaffham Prior (b 24.04.1787, 24.04.1862, Colonel) had issue
  m. (10.04.1841) Mary Catherine Elizabeth Allix (cousin) @@ just above
  c. Catherine Allix (d 11.01.1873)
  m. (31.05.1808) Robert Montagu of London
  d. Charlotte Jane Allix (d 24.02.1870)
  m. (25.01.1808) John Pardoe of Leyton
  e. Matilda Allix (dsp 17.05.1877)
  m. Thomas Roberts
  f.+ other issue (d unm) - William (d Badajoz, Thomas (d 29.09.1809), Wager (d 08.02.1812), Juliana (b c1794, d 1886), Marianne (d 1867)
  iii. Jane Allix (d 1794)
  m. Rev. George Wilson (son of Thomas, Dean of Carlisle)



(1) BLGI1912 identifies the arms of this family, quartered with those of Toler, as "a fleur-de-lis between two estoiles of six points in bend dexter, and as many incresecents in bend sinister, or".
(2) Descended from Richard Aylward of Faithlegg, co. Waterford, was ...
William Aylward of Aylwardstown (formerly called Glensillan), co. Kilkenny (a 1562, d c1608)
1. Peter (or Piers) Aylward of Aylwardstown (Constable of Ida)
  m. Ellen FitzGerald (dau of Nicholas FitzGerald of Gurteen)
  A. Nicholas Aylward of Aylwardstown (a 1653)
  m. Ellen Keally (dau of James Keally of Gowran)
  i. Peter (or Piers) Aylward of Aylwardstown & Shankill, co. Kilkenny
m. Elizabeth Butler (d 21.10.1708, dau/coheir of Sir Richard Butler of Polestown, Bart)
  a. Nicholas Aylward of Shankill, Sheriff of co. Kilkenny (d 1756, MP)
  m. (05.08.1719) Catherine Keating (da of Maurice Keating of Narraghmore)
  (1) Nicholas Aylward of Shankill, Sheriff of co. Kilkenny (d 01.08.1772)
  m1. (14.07.1756) Mary Kearney (d 12.1767, dau of Benjamin Kearney of Blanchville)
  (A) Peter Aylward of Shankill (d 1792)
  m. Anne Kearney of New Ross
  (i) Nicholas John Patrick Aylward of Shankill (bpt 17.03.1787, d 1832) had issue
  m. (1805) Elizabeth Kearney (d 25.02.1851, dau of James Kearney of Blanchville)
  (B) Elizabeth Aylward possibly of this generation, of this marriage
  m. Henry Clopton Keogh (cleric)
  (C)+ other issue - Nicholas (d unm), Katherine
  m2. (04.1769) Susanna (d 04.08.1775, widow of Edmund Waring, m3. Rev. Henry Candler)
  (2) Peter Aylward (d unm 1801)
  (3) Anne Aylward (d 03.1802)
  m. (06.11.1751) John Vigors of Old Leighlin (d 06.10.1776)

Main source(s):
(1) For Armeston (uploaded 10.08.22) : 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 4, part 2, 1811, 'Pedigree of Armeston of Burbach', p467) with support from Visitation (Leicestershire, 1619, 'Armeston')
(2) For Allix (uploaded 15.10.23) : BLG1937 ('Allix of Swaffham Prior')
(3) For Aylward (uploaded 17.12.23) : BLGI1912 ('Toler-Aylward of Shankill Castle'), BIFR1976 ('Toler-Aylward')
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