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  • ID: I22231
  • Name: Edmund Ashfield
  • Suffix: Kt
  • Prefix: Sir
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: BEF 1506
  • Death: 24 JAN 1578
  • Burial: Shenley, Bucks 1
  • Residence: The Lodge, Ewelme, Oxon, & Shenley, Bucks
  • Occupation: MP. JP.
  • Note: 2

    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.
  • _UID: 3BAD75D78C0747C088D2DA77D7DF2C99F4DE
  • Change Date: 9 SEP 2010

    Father: John Ashfield
    Mother: Margaret Colwick

    Marriage 1 Eleanor Humphrey
    • Married: ABT 1532
    1. Has Children Elizabeth Ashfield

    1. Type: Gedcom File
      Title: Pedigree Resource
    2. Type: Book
      Periodical: Some Account of the Abbey Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, at Dorchester
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