Sir Thomas Assheton Knight
- Born: Ashton, Lancashire, England
- Marriage: Elizabeth le Byron 160,535
Another name for Thomas is Sir Thomas Ashton Knight.
~Ormerod's History of Cheshire, Vol. II, Gerard Pedigree, p. 132 713
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 233B:37, father of Dulcia Assheton who married Sir Thomas Gerard, Knight, of Kingley & Bryn. Dulcia's mother was Elizabeth Byron. 160
Noted events in his life were:
• Children. 535
Children of Thomas de Ashton and his wife Elizabeth Byron were:
Edmund, married Johanna, daughter and heir of Richard Radclyffe of Chadderton
Geffrey, married the daughter and heiress of Thamas Manners, of Shipley
Nicholas, married Mary, the daughter of Lord Brook.
Duclia, married to Sir Thomas Gerard of Bryn
Elizabeth, married Sir John Trafford.
~Burke's A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland, pg. 20
Thomas married Elizabeth le Byron, daughter of Sir John le Byron Knight and Margery Booth 160.,535