'Glasier1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Glasier of Chester, Glasier of Lea

William Glasier, Sheriff then Mayor of Chester a 1538, 1552, "a native of the Isle of Man")
m. Jane Fletcher (dau of Richard Fletcher of Morley)
1. William Glasier of Over Poole, Lea & Whitby (bur 12.09.1619, Vice Chamberlain of Chester)
  m1/2. Alice
  m2/1. Elizabeth Eglionby
  A. John Glasier of Lea (dsp)
  m1. Mary Egerton (dau of Ralph Egerton)
  m2. Mary Leigh (dau of Thomas Legh of Adlington, m2. John Bentley of Derbyshire)
  B. Hugh Glasier, Mayor of Chester (a 1595, 1603)
m. Mary Crispe
  i. William Glasier of Lea
  m. Grace
  a. Thomas Glasier of Lea (d 08.12.1673)
m. Elizabeth Stanley (d 1651, dau of Sir William Stanley of Hooton)
  (1) William Glasier of Lea (bur 06.02.1689)
  m. Margaret Morgell (bur 25.10.1695, dau of Ralph Morgell of Moston)
  (A) Thomas Glasier of Lea
  m. Katherine Lloyd (dau of Richard Lloyd of Allington)
  (i)+ issue - Thomas, William (bpt 23.11.1682), Richard (bpt 24.08.1690), James (bpt 18.10.1691), John (bpt 28.02.1692), John (bpt 24.0.1693), Margaret, Mary (bpt 12.06.1678), Mary (bpt 19.05.1695, bur 03.01.14702)
(B) Elizabeth Glasier (bpt 28.07.1658, bur 10.05.1683)
  m. Ralph Morgell of Moston (cousin)
  (C)+ other issue - Hugh (bpt 06.12.1655, bur 20.12.1655), William (bpt 14.12.1659), Margaret (dsp)
  (2) Dorothy Glasier (dsp)
  (3) Mary Glasier (bur 07.01.1685)
  m1. _ Munday (Captain)
  m2. John Ashton of Chorlton
  (4) Elizabeth Glasier
m. Peter Hurlston (son of John of Pieton)
  (5) Anne Glasier
  m1. _ Evans of Broadlane
  m2. Francis Poole of Capenhurst
b. Jane Glasier (b 25.01.1619)
  c. Mary Glasier
  m. Richard Leigh of Baguley
  ii.+ other issue (dsp) - Thomas (bpt 10.09.1596), Hugh (bpt 10.09.1598)
C. Elizabeth Glasier
  m. Sir Thomas Aske
  D. Mary Glasier
  m. Richard Massy, Sheriff of Chester ## see here ##
2. James Glasier (d 22.01.1606)
  James's wife is identified in Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, 'Glasier of Chester') as ...
  m. Elizabeth Tichborne (dau of Nicholas Tichborne of Roiden (Essex) by Elizabeth, dau of Robert Fairthwait of London by Ann (m2. Sir John Paginton), dau of Henry Dacres (alderman of London))
  A.+ issue (dsp) - William, Thomas
3. Elizabeth Glasier
  m. Thomas Case of Eaton Boat
4. Alice Glasier
  m. Richard Thornton of Chester
5.+ "Divers other children"

Main source(s): Ormerod (Cheshire, vol 2, 'Glasier of Lea', p209)
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