Sir John Holford, Knt.

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ChartsAncestors of Adele La Force
Sir John Holford, Knt., son of Sir George Holford, Knt. and Isabel Legh, died at Cheshire, England, about 1546.1,2

John married Margery Brereton, daughter of Ralph Brereton, Esq. and Joan (---), 22 Henry VII (1506.)1,2,3

He was sheriff of Cheshire in 1541.2

Family

Margery Brereton b. say 1486
Children
  • John Holford1 b. aft. 1506
  • Christopher Holford1 b. aft. 1506
  • Alice Holford1 b. aft. 1506
  • Sir Thomas Holford, Knt.+1 b. say 1510, d. 24 Sep 1569

Citations

  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Five vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 1:584 (Bruen 14), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S98] Donald Lines Jacobus, "Ancestry of Obadiah and Mary Bruen," The American Genealogist 26 (Jan 1950): 12-25, further cited as Jacobus, "Obadiah and Mary Bruen."
  3. [S2092] George Ormerod, History of the County Palatine and City of Chester: Compiled from Original Evidences in Public Offices, Harleian and Cottonian Mss., Parochial Registers, Private Muniments, Unpublished Ms. Collections of Successive Cheshire Antiquaries, and a Personal Survey of Every Township in the County; Incorporated with a Republication of King's Hale Royal, and Leycester's Cheshire Antiquities, 3 vols. (London, England: Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, and Jones, 1819), 2:377, further cited as Ormerod, History of Chester.
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