Change Date: 10 JAN 2006
Bishop Hugh Oldham was ?Of the ancient family of Oldham, of Oldham, in Lancashire? (Oliver?s Lives of the Bishops of Exeter)
John Cudworth of Werneth was [from] a branch of the Cudworths of Yorkshire, married Margery, daughter and co-heiress of Matthew de Oldham, Lord of Oldham and Werneth, of an ancient family dating from the Conquest; the said Matthew was living 13 King John (1211-2).
The Visitations however say that Margery was daughter and heir of Richard Ouldliam of Oldham, Lord of Owldham.
[Cudworth Family by Jospeh Green 1898]
Adam de Tetlawe, had been granted lands around Werneth in Oldham. Adam de Tetlow had also apparently married Eva, daughter of William de Oldham, and obtained her lands in Werneth and Oldham.
- Hugh Oldham b: ABT 1450 in Crumpsell or Oldham, Lancashire
- Elizabeth Oldham b: ABT 1504
- Type: Book
Periodical: Old Historic Families of the Northwest of England, Greater Manchester, Cheshire & Lancashire