'LZmisc10'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lees of Manchester, Carill-Worsley of Platt Hall, Lax of Eryholme, Maynard of Harsley Hall, Lilly of Mexborough, Laycock of Skircote, Louis of Chilston

                               
Of "a family residing near Prestwich" was ...
Jonathan Lees of Manchester
m1. _ Telow (dau of Robert Tetlow)
FMG reports that Jonathan "Had other children besides those below" and shows the undermentioned children as by his first wife but adds "Q. if his children were all by the same wife".
1. Jonathan Lees of London & Newington
A.+ issue (dsp)
2. John Lees of Manchester & Chatteris, later Carill-Worsley of Platt Hall (b c1710, d 1799)
  m1. Ruth Scollar (dau of Robert Scollar of Rowsley)
  FMG is clear that John was father of the following Thomas by Ruth rather than by his 2nd wife, Debora.
  A. Thomas Lees, later Carill-Worsley of Platt Hall (b 12.05.1739)
  m. (30.12.1791) Elizabeth Norman (dau/heir of James Norman of Winster)
  i. Charles Carill-Worsley of Platt Hall & Winter (Derbyshire) (bpt 12.05.1800, d 16.08.1864) had issue
  m. (15.01.1840) Mary Jane Darwin (d 1872, dau of Sir Francis Sacheverell Darwin of Breadsall Priory)
  BLG1952 reports that their only surviving daughter /heir Elizabeth (d 1825) married Nicholas Tindal (b 1848, d 1910, son of Acton of Aylesbury) who inherited Platt Hall and assumed the name Tindal-Carill-Worsley.
  ii.+ other issue - John, Charles, Elizabeth, Helen
  m2. (12.1744) Debora Worsley (b 19.03.1705-6, dsp 1775, dau of Charles Worsley of Platt Hall (by Clemence Serjeant), sister/heir of Peter)
3. James Lees of Manchester (b c1721, d 23.11.1753)
  m. (20.03.1746) Hannah Milnes (d 17.11.1788, dau of Robert Milnes of Leeds)
  A. Jonathan Lees (b 13.03.1748-9)
  m. (24.11.1774) Anne Upson (b c1754, d 20.02.1801, dau of Stephen Upson of Claydon)
i.+ issue - John Carill Worsley, James, William, Henry, Elizabeth, Maria
  B. Robert Lees (b 25.02.1750-1)
  m. (21.11.1771) Mary Burgess of Levensholm
  i. Sarah Lees
  m. Daniell Millar of Berksacre
  C. Sarah Lees
  m. (16.09.1793) Louis Samuel Bairstow
4. Thomas Lees of London & Newington (b c1711, d 1789)
5. daughter
  m. (1717) _ Birch (son of Rev. Eliezer Birch of Manchester)
6. Margaret Lees
  m. James Evans of Manchester
m2. ??
m3. _ Duckinfield ("of the Baronet's family of Duckinfield")

 

 

John Lax of Eryholme, Yorkshire (d 10.12.1783)
m. (05.05.1741) Sarah Jefferson, later Lax-Maynard (d 18.04.1812, dau of John Jefferson of Elton by Mary, dau of George Burton by Jane, dau of John Maynard of Kirklevington)
1. Anthony Lax-Maynard of Chesterfield (Derbyshire) & Harsley Hall (Yorkshire) (dsp 03.07.1825)
  m. Dorothy Heathcote (dau of Rev. Ralph Heathcote of Morton & Sileby)
2. John Anthony Lax Maynard of Eryholme (b 13.11.1744, d 29.07.1826)
  m. (22.05.1786) Elizabeth Gilling (dau of Edmund Gilling of Marton-le-Moor)
  A. John Charles Maynard of Harsley Hall (b 11.01.1788, d 24.02.1871) had issue
  m. (10.06.1813) Catherine Grace Easterby (d 31.12.1857, dau/heir of John Easterby of Skinningrove by Grace Johnson)
  B. Edmund Gilling Maynard of Chesterfield (b 27.05.1793, d 23.12.1880) had issue
  m1. (22.05.1826, sps) Elizabeth Waller (dau of Robert Waller of Chesterfield)
  m2. (15.07.1858) Ann Jell (d 14.12.1881, dau of John Jell of Dover)
  C. Thomas Burton Anthony Maynard (b 18.05.1795) had issue
  m1. (14.09.1830) Henrietta Frank Chisholm (d 27.02.1839, dau of Colin Chisholm)
  m2. (30.03.1841) Louisa Frances Hoare (dau of Admiral Edward Wallis Hoare (son of Sir Edward, 2nd Bart))
  D.+ other issue - David Jefferson (b 18.07.1789, d unm 29.07.1823), Anthony (b 21.07.1791, d 12.01.1863)
3. Mary Lax
m. _ Lambert of Newcastle
4. Sarah Lax
  m. Robert Charge of Lowfield
5. Jane Lax
  m. William Taylerson of Stokesley
6. Elizabeth Lax
  m. George Wood
7. Esther Lax
  m. Bernard Lucas of Hasland
8.+ other issue (d unm) - Thomas, Dorothy

 

 

William Lilly (b 1468, d 03.03.1532)
m. Agnes
1. George Lilly (dsp, Canon of St. Paul's)
2. Peter Lilly of Canterbury
m. _ Burgh
  A. John Lilly of Oxford University (Esquire of the body to Queen Elizabeth)
  m. Beatrix Brown (dau/heir of Richard Brown of Mexborough)
  i. Robert Brown Lilly of Mexborough (bpt 18.01.1592)
  m. (?) Elizabeth Reresby (dau of Sir Thomas Reresby of Thribergh)
  a. William Lilly (bur 29.10.1628)
  ii. Frances Lilly
  m1. William Brown (brother of Francis of Tolthorp)
  m2. William Gregory
  iii. Jane Lilly
  m. (18.12.1613) Clement Harlston of South Cleadon, Essex (d before 11.1622)
  a.+ issue - Beatrix (bpt 24.09.1615), Frances (bpt 30.04.1620), Jane (bpt 05.11.1622)
  iv.+ other issue - Thomas, Bridget (bpt 16.03.1594)
  B. Peter Lilly of Cambridghe University
  m. Dorothy
  C. Elizabeth Lilly
  m. _ Shakerley
3. Dionysia Lilly
  m1. _ Ritwise
  m2. James Jacob
4. daughter
  m. _ Fisher

 

 

Jonathan Laycock of Skircote, Halifax
m. Mary Hemingway (b c1635, a 02.1695, dau/heir of Daniel Hemingway of the Mountain, Halifax, by Mary Bert)
1. Joshua Laycock of Skircote probably of this generation
  m. (22.04.1697) Elizabeth Patty (dau of Godfrey Patty of Thorne)
  A. Jonathan Laycock of Skircote probably of this generation
  m. (10.09.1723) Mary Stovin (dau of James Stovin of Crowle)
  i. Stovin Laycock of Shaw Hill, Halifax (b 1725-6, d 26.09.1751)
  ii. daughter
  m. _ Markham
  a. Richard Anthony Markham, later Salisbury
  m. _ Staniforth
  b.+ other issue (d unm) - Mary, daughter
2. Martha Laycock
  m. (1686) Nathan Broadhead of Burton (grocer)
3. Mary Laycock
  m. (20.04.1697) Miles Walker of Liversedge (schoolmaster)

 

 

Wikipedia ("Thomas Louis") reports that "family legend maintained that (the following John's) grandfather had been an illegitimate son of King Louis XIV (of France), although this cannot be verified".
John Louis of London (schoolmaster in Exeter)
m. Elizabeth
1. Sir Thomas Louis 'of Chilston (Devon)', 1st Bart (bpt 11.05.1758, d 17.05.1807, Rear Admiral)
  m. (1784) Jacquetta Belfield (d 13.10.1824, dau of Samuel Belfield)
  A. Sir John Louis 'of Chilston', 2nd Bart (b 1785, d 31.03.1863, Admiral) had issue
  m. (15.10.1807) Clementina Kirkpatrick (d 07.12.1861, dau of Lt. Colonel William Kirkpatrick)
  B. Thomas Louis of Culloden (b 1789, d 1862) had issue
m. (21.10.1828) Elizabeth Grasett Clarke (dau of Forster Clarke of Barbados)
  C. Matthew Louis (d 19.03.1853, Lt. Colonel) had issue
  m. (06.09.1843) Helen Talavera Brackenbury (dau of Sir J.M. Brackenbury)
  D. Charles Belfield Louis (d 1834, Captain RN) had issue
  m. (02.05.1825) May Mallock (dau of Rev. Roger Mallock of Cockington Court)
  E. Anne Eleanor Louis
  m. (18.04.1812) John (probably not Samuel) Morth Woollcombe of Ashbury
  F. Jane Frances Louis
  m. (18.04.1812) Rev. Henry Woollcombe
  G. Jacquetta Louis
2. Nancy Louis (or Lewis) probably of this generation
  m. William Woollcombe (d 1796, rector of East Worlington)

Main source(s):
(1) For Lees (uploaded 10.01.16) : FMG (vol 1, MS62, 'Lees', p138+) with a little support from BLG1952 ('Tindal-Carill-Worsley formerly of East Carleton Manor and Platt Hall')
(2) For Lax (uploaded 08.02.16) : Commoners (vol 3, 'Maynard of Harsley Hall', p677+), BLG1952 ('Maynard of Skinningrove'), FMG (vol 1, MS165, 'Lucas', p379)
(3) For Lilly (uploaded 26.06.16) : FMG (vol 3, MS432, 'Lilly', p996+)
(4) For Laycock (uploaded 09.08.16) : FMG (vol 4, MS585, 'Laycock', p1245)
(5) For Louis (uploaded 11.06.18) : BP1934 ('Louis')
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