Name: Edmund Ashfield
Birth: BEF 1506
Death: 24 JAN 1578
Burial: Shenley, Bucks 1
Residence: The Lodge, Ewelme, Oxon, & Shenley, Bucks
Occupation: MP. JP.
Change Date: 9 SEP 2010
Jean Ashfield gives him as 5th son but does not specify who the mother was. If he was the 5th son then the mother should be his father?s second wife, Margaret Colwick.
Son by 2nd wife (Colwick) of his father.
Edmund ASHFIELD (Sir), Kt., M.P., J.P., of the Lodge, Ewelme, Park, Oxon., & Shenley, Bucks., Born before 1506. Mentioned in his father's will, 25 March 1506.
Keeper of the Manor & Park of Ewelme, 1536.
Bailiff of Snelshall, Bucks., 1546.
J.P., for Bucks. & Oxon., from 1547.
M.P. for Wallingford, 1554.
Surveyor of Crown lands, Bucks., 1559.
M.P., for Oxon., 1559.
Sheriff of Oxon., 1558 & Sheriff of Bucks., 1568.
Knighted in 1570.
M c. 1532 Eleanor, widow of William Stafford, of Tottenhoe, Bucks., & d. of Humphrey Barton, of Northants.
Will dated July 1577. Will Proved at P.C.C., Feb. 1557/8.
Died 24 Jan. 1577/8. Bur. at Shenley.
He had issue: Father's will HoP 1509-58, I, p 341-2 HoP 1558-1603, I, p 354 .Will HSP Oxf, p 168
1a.Francis ASHFIELD , d.v.p.
2a.Elizabeth ASHFIELD , m William Fettiplace, of Swynbrook, Oxon. Mentioned in her father's will, July 1577.
3a.Cecilia ASHFIELD , m [Sir] John Fortescue, of Salden, Bucks [Chancellor of the Exchequer son of Blessed Adrian, qv]. Mentioned in her father's will, July 1577. HSP Oxf, p 168
4a.Amicia ASHFIELD, m Edmund Lee, of Picklesthorne, Bucks. d.v.p.
Father: John Ashfield
Mother: Margaret Colwick
- Elizabeth Ashfield
- Type: Gedcom File
Title: Familysearch.com Pedigree Resource
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Periodical: Some Account of the Abbey Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, at Dorchester