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William de Stanley
Alice de Houghton
Sir John Bromley Knight
(1430-Abt 1486)
Joane Hextol
Sir William Stanley Knight & Sheriff of Cheshire
(Abt 1440-After 1519)
Margaret Bromley
(Abt 1430-)
Margaret Stanley


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Peter Gerard of Kingsley and Bry

Margaret Stanley

  • Born: 1458, England
  • Marriage: Peter Gerard of Kingsley and Bry 294
  • Died: 1492, England at age 34

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 233B:38, names her parents as Sir William Stanley of Hooton, Cheshire and Margaret Bromley, daughter of Sir John Bromley, Knight, of Badington, Cheshire. 160

~According to A Genalogy of the Southworths (Southards), by Samuel G. Webber (1905), p. 433, she brought the estate of Gerard's Bromley to her husband. Her father is named as William Stanley. 157

~Ormerod's History of Cheshire, Gerard Pedigree, Vol. II, p. 132, Margaret, daughter of Sir Thomas Stanley of Hooton, knight, by Margaret, his wife and daughter of Sir John Bromely of Badington, heiress to her mother. Marriage Dispensation, 1476 and confimed at Rome, 1478, and by the bishop of Lich. 21 Aug 1481. 713

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Family Background. 157
Margaret was the daughter of William Stanley, the sheriff of chester and Margaret Bromley. She married Peter Gerard, Esquire of Kingsley and Bryn County Lancaster, to whom she brought the estate of of Bromley. Their daughter was Isabel Gerard, who married Richard Langton. The daughter of Isabel and Richard was Helen or Ellen Langton, who married Sir John Southworth.
~A Genealogy of the Southworths p. 433

Margaret married Peter Gerard of Kingsley and Bry, son of Sir Thomas Gerard Knight and Cecily Foulshurst.713 (Peter Gerard of Kingsley and Bry was born about 1460 in Kingsley, & Bryn, Lancastershire, England, died in 1492 in Lancashire, England 763 and was buried in 1492 in Winwick, Lancashire, England 713,763.)

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