'Colclough01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Colclough of Blurton (Bluerton), Colclough of Delph House

Richard Colclough of Bluerton, Staffordshire (a 1367)
1. Hugh Colclough of Bluerton or Blurton (a 1375)
  A. Richard Colclough of Blurton (a 1420)
  m. Elizabeth Delves (dau of John Delves)
  BLG1886 shows the following John as Richard's son & successor (and John, his son Thomas and Thomas's son Richard as "of Bluerton") but Visitation & BEB1841 do not. It seems that it has not been proved that John was Richard's son.
  i. John Colclough
a. Thomas Colclough
  m. _ Mainwaring (dau of _ Mainwaring of Over Peover) mentioned by BLG1886 only
  (1) Richard Colclough, Mayor of Newcastle-under-Lyme (a 1479)
  m. (1467) Blanche Davenport (dau of William Davenport of Davenport)
  (A) John Colclough of Blurton & Ingleton (a 1483)
  m. Agnes Lockwood
  (i) Richard Colclough of Blurton, Wolstanton & Ingleton (Yelverton)
  m. Eleanor Draycote (dau of Sir John Draycote of Paynsley)
  (a) Sir Anthony Colclough of Blurton & Wolstanton, later of Tintern Abbey in co. Wexford (d 09.12.1584)
  m. Clare Agard (d 1590, dau of Sir Thomas Agard of Foston)
  (b) Mathew Colclough of London
  The following is supported by Visitation (London, 1568, Coleclogh).
  m1. Catherine Dalton (dau of Edward Dalton of Calais)
  ((1))+ issue - John, Catherine
  m2. Margaret Bennett (dau of Richard Bennett of Calais)
  ((3))+ other issue - Anthony (Adam), Tobias (Thomas), George, Mathew
  m3. Mary or Margaret Warner of London (widow of Otwell Johnson)
  ((7))+ other issue - Richard, Richard (Robert), Mary
  (c)+ other issue - John of London (a 1566), Richard
  (ii) Thomas Colclough of Delph or Delfe House (aka High Haugh), Staffordshire
  (a) Thomas Colclough of Delph House
  m. Elizabeth Madeley (dau of Thomas Madeley of Denston by Elizabeth, dau/coheir of John Fitton, son of ?? Fitton of Gawsworth)
  ((1)) John Colclough (dsp)
  ((2)) Thomas Colclough of Delph House (d c1639)
  m. Elizabeth Keeling (dau of Thomas Keeling of Newcastle-under-Lyme)
  The following is supported by King's Staffordshire Pedigrees (1664-1700, Colclough).
  ((A)) Adam Colclough of Delph House (b 1613-4, a 1680)
  m1. (10.06.1634) Elizabeth Bamford (dau of Thomas Bamford of Chedle (Cheadle) Park)
((i)) George Colclough (b 1638-9, d c1674)
  m. Sarah Lightfoote (dau of John Lightfoote)
  ((a))+ issue (a 1680) - Adam (b c1667), John, Sarah, Catherine, Elizabeth
  m2. Catherine Streete (dau of Edward Streete of Kidlington)
  ((ii)) Jane Colclough
  m1. Richard Aston (son of John of Milwich)
  m2. William Adderley of Cheadle
  ((iii)) Catherine Colclough
  m. Samuel Adderley of Blackhalgh
  ((iv)) Magdalen Colclough
  m. Thomas Boothby of Tooley Park
  ((B)) Reginald Colclough of Chedle (younger son)
  m. Elizabeth Walter
  ((i)) Elizabeth Colclough
  m. William Cartwright of Creswell, later of Dilhorn
  ((ii))+ other issue - George, Thomas, John, Catharine
  ((C)) Hannah Colclough
  m. Thomas Pyot of Dulverne
  ((D)) Jane Colclough
  m. Thomas Procter of Barlaston
  ((E)) Elizabeth Colclough
  m. Edward Walker of Hopton
  ((F))+ other issue - Michael (d unm), Richard (d unm), George (d in Virginia), Thomas of London (a 1680), John (d unm)
  (iii)+ other issue (dvp?) - John, Raphe
2.+ other issue - William, Richard

Main source(s): BEB1841 (Colclough of Tintern Abbey, in Irish section), BLG1886 (Colclough of Tintern Abbey), Visitation (Staffordshire, 1614+1663-4, Coleclough of Delfe House)
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