- Born: Bef 1305, Astley, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England 141
- Marriage: Elizabeth de Beauchamp before 1336 141
- Died: After 3 May 1336, Bentley, Atherstone, Warwickshire, England 141
Information about this person:
• Background Information. 1185
Alexander, son of Sir Richard Champernon & Alice, daughter of Thomas, Lord Astley. Alexander married Joan, daughter and heir of Martin Ferrers, and thus aquired the manor of Beer Ferrers.
~Burke's A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain, Vol II, p. 271
• Background Information. 141
Thomas of Astley, nephew and heir (of Nicholas of Astley, dsp. 1325), being son and heir of Sir Giles of Astley (d. before 1316), brother of the last Lord, by Alice (living 1344-45), 2nd daughter and coheir of Sir Thomas Wolvey, of Wolvey, co Warwick, by his wife Alice. He had seizin 27 Mar 1326, having proved his age. He was summoned to Parliament from 25 Feb 1342/3 to 10 Mar 1349/50. He founded a chantry in the parish church of Astley.
Thomas Astley married. before 1336/7, when she was living, Elizabeth, daughter of Guy de Beauchamp, 2nd Earl of Warwick, by his 2nd wife, Alice, sister and heir of Ralph de Toni, Lord Tony, daughter of Ralph de Toeni VII. He was living 3 May 1366.
~ Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, pp. 283-284, Vol. XIV, p. 45
Thomas married Elizabeth de Beauchamp, daughter of Guy de Beauchamp and Alice de Toeni, before 1336.141 (Elizabeth de Beauchamp was born about 1315 in Warwick Castle, Warwickshire, England and died in 1359.)