'Mosley1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Mosley of Ancoats (Ancotes), Mosley of Collyhurst, Mosley of Garrett Hall, Mosley (Moseley) of Hough End, Mosley of Manchester, Mosley of Rolleston

Dugdale spells the family name as "Moseley". We generally follow BP1934 in spelling it as "Mosley".
Jenkin Moseley of Hough End
1. James Moseley
  A. Edward Moseley or Mosley of Houghend the first mentioned by BP1934
  m. Margaret Elcock (dau of Alexander Elcock of Hilgate)
i. Oswald Mosley of Garrett Hall shown by Dugdale as 3rd son (had issue) but by BP1934 as eldest son
  a. Oswald Mosley of Garrett Hall possibly of this generation
  m. (10.06.1589) Cicely Tipping (dau of Robert Tipping of Manchester)
  ii. Sir Nicholas Mosley, Lord Mayor of London (b c1527, d 1612)
  m. Margaret Whitbroke (dau of Hugh Whitbroke or Whitbrooke of Bridgenorth)
  a. Rowland Mosley of the Hough, Sheriff of Staffordshire (d 23.02.1616/7)
m1. Anne Houghton (dau of Humphrey Houghton of Manchester)
  (1) Margaret Mosley
  m. William Whitmore of Apley
  m2. Anne Sutton (dau of Richard Sutton of Sutton, sister/coheir of Francis of Sutton)
  The following is partly supported by TCB (vol 2, Mosley or Moseley of Rolleston).
  (2) Sir Edward Mosley of Hough & Rolleston, Sheriff of Staffordshire, 1st Bart (bpt 09.1616, bur 04.12.1657)
  m. (15.11.1636) Mary Cutler (d by 11.1658, dau of Sir Gervase Cutler of Stainborough Hall by Elizabeth Bentley)
  (A) Sir Edward Mosley, 2nd Bart of Hough, Rolleston & Hulme, Sheriff of Lancashire (b c1639, dsp 14.10.1655)
  m. (04.1665) Katherine Grey (dau of William Grey, Lord of Werke)
  (B) Margaret or Mary Mosley
  m. Joseph Maynard of Gunnersbury and/or Clifton Reynes (son of Sir John)
  (C) Anne Mosley (d unm)
  (3) Anne Mosley
b. Sir Edward Mosley of Rolleston, Staffordshire (dsp 1638)
  c. Anthony Mosley of Manchester and/or Ancotes (d 25.03.1607)
  m. Alice Webster (dau of Richard Webster of Manchester)
  (1) Oswald Mosley of Ancotes or Ancoats (d 1630)
  m. Anne Lowe (dau of Ralph Lowe of Mile End)
(A) Nicholas Mosley of Ancoats
  m. Jane Lever (dau of John Lever of Alkrington)
  (i) Oswald Mosley (b c1640, d 1726)
  m. Mary Yates (dau of William Yates of Stanley House)
  (a) Sir Oswald Mosley, 1st Bart of Rolleston (d 09.06.1751)
  m. Elizabeth Thornhaugh (dau of John Thornhaugh of Fenton)
((1)) Sir Oswald Mosley, 2nd Bart of Rolleston (d unm 26.02.1757)
  ((2)) Sir John Mosley, 3rd Bart of Rolleston (d unm 22.09.1779)
  ((3)) Elizabeth Mosley (dsp)
  m. Humphrey Trafford of Trafford (dsp 01.07.1779)
  (ii) Nicholas Mosley of Manchester, later of London (d 1697, 3rd son)
  m. Elizabeth Cooke
  (a) Nicholas Mosley (d 1734)
m. Elizabeth Parker (dau of William Parker of Derby, cousin of 1st Earl of Macclesfield)
  ((1)) Sir John Parker Mosley 'of Hulme', 1st Bart of Ancoats (b 1732, d 29.09.1798)
  m. (07.04.1760) Elizabeth Bayley (d 15.10.1797, dau of James Bayley of Withington by Anne, dau of Samuel Peploe, Bishop of Chester)
((A)) Oswald Mosley of Bolesworth Castle (b17.03.1761, dvp 27.07.1789)
  m. (03.02.1784) Elizabeth Tonman (dau of Rev. Thomas Tonman of Little Budworth)
  ((i)) Sir Oswald Mosley, 2nd Bart of Ancoats (b 27.03.1785, d 24.05.1871) had issue
  m. (31.01.1804) Sophia Anne Every (d 08.06.1859, dau of Sir Edward Every, Bart of Egginton)
  ((ii)) John Mosley (b 07.04.1786, d 31.08.1804)
  ((iii)) Elizabeth Mosley (d 1828)
m. (1806) William Henry Ashhurst of Waterstock
  ((iv)) Frances Mosley (d 13.12.1855)
  m. (17.08.1807) Sir James Whalley Smyth Gardiner, 3rd Bart (d 22.10.1851)
  ((B)) John Peploe Mosley (d 03.02.1833, rector of Rolleston)
  m1. (07.10.1790) Sarah Maria Paget (dau of William Paget of Shepton Mallet)
  ((i)) Peploe Paget Mosley (b 22.12.1793, d 07.04.1868, rector of Rolleston) had issue
m. (05.07.1836) Elizabeth Bradshaw (d 18.09.1888, dau of Francis Bradshaw of Barton Blount)
  ((ii)) John Edward Mosley (b 31.05.1795, d 02.06.1862) had issue
  m. (20.05.1824) (Caroline) Sophia Anne Paget (d 1853, dau of William Paget of Newberry House)
  ((iii)) William Bayley Mosley (b 19.08.1806, d 12.08.1848) had issue
  m. (05.01.1836) Maria Sarah Lowe (d 21.10.1878, dau of Samuel Lowe of Burton-on-Trent)
  ((iv)) Mary Mosley
  m. Rev. Edward Law of Horsted (nephew of 1st Lord Ellenborough)
  ((v)) Anna Maria Mosley
  m. (1824) Oswald Feilden (b 07.11.1797, d 1872)
  ((vi)) Frances Mosley
  m. (26.04.1832) Francis Wedgwood of Etruria and Barlaston
  m2. (08.1827) Frances (relict of Rev. Edward Pole)
  ((C)) Ashton Nicholas Mosley of Park Hill (b 31.03.1768, d 02.04.1830)
  m. (10.03.1790) Mary Morley (d 09.03.1826, dau of Edward Morley)
  ((i)) Ashton Nicholas Every Mosley of Burnaston House, Sheriff (b 21.11.1792, d 04.10.1875) had issue
m. (14.02.1820) Mary Theresa Stables (d 21.06.1869, dau of William Stables of Hemsworth)
  ((ii)) Emma Penelope Mosley
  m. (21.12.1824) Rev. Francis Ward Spilsbury of Willington (d 1864)
  ((D)) Anne Mosley (d 1810)
  m. Robert Feilden
  ((E)) Elizabeth Mosley (d 07.03.1853)
m. (26.08.1790) Streynsham Master (d 18.01.1864, rector of Croston)
  ((F)) Frances Mary Mosley (d 05.07.1844)
  m. (12.05.1792) George Smith of Selsdon (b 30.04.1765, d 26.12.1836)
  ((G)) Penelope Mosley (d 30.08.1812)
  m. (22.12.1798) Sir Henry Every, 9th Bart (d 28.12.1855)
  ((2))+ other issue
(iii) Francis Mosley (rector of Wilmslow) possibly of this generation
  (a) Anne Mosley
  m. (c12.1674) Richard Whitworth of Bathacre Park (d 28.01.1718/9)
(iv)+ other issue - Edwad, Anne, Elizabeth, Jane, Catherine
  (B) Sir Edward Mosley, later of Hulme (b c1619, dspms 1695)
  Shown by VCH (Lancashire, vol 4, Townships: Hulme) as of this generation. 'Ducatus Leodiensis' (Ralph Thoresby, 1715, p236) shows his family as follows.
  m. Meriell Saltonstall (dau of Richard Saltonstall)
  (i) Edward Mosley (b c1656, a 1664, dvp?)
  (ii) Anne Mosley (d 26.07.1734, "sole heir")
  m. (31.03.1685) Sir John Bland of Kipax Park, Bart (a 1712)
  (iii) Mary Mosley possibly of this generation
  m. Thomas Crowther of London
  (a) Ann Crowther
  m. Thomas Butterworth (b 1653, d 1717)
  (C) Anne Mosley (d 1696)
  m. (26.05.1625) Robert Bootle (sb Booth) of Salford (bpt 25.03.1605, d 17.12.1634)
(D) Margaret Mosley
  m. John Angier ("a divine")
  (E) Mary Mosley
  m. George Crowther of London
  (F) Jane Mosley probably of this generation
  m. George Leycester of Toft
  (G)+ other issue - Oswald of Manchester, Samuel in Ireland, Francis
  The following comes from VCH (Lancashire, vol 4, Townships: Manchester (part 2)).
  (2) Anthony Mosley of Collyhurst, Lancashire (d 1662)
  (A) Nicholas Mosley 'of Collyhurst' (dvp 1659)
  (i) Anne Mosley
  m. Robert Lever of Alkrington (d 1710)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Mosley) with a little input/support from Visitation (Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664-5, Moseley of the Hoogh), Visitation (Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664-5, Moseley of Ancotes)
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