'Ashe1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Ashe of Ashfield, Ashe (Eshe) of Clyst Fornyson, Ashe of Moyrath, Ashe of St. John's, Ashe of Somerstown

Sir Oliver D'Esse or Ashe (a 1326)
1. Henry Esse or Ashe (2nd son)
  m. _ Fornyson (dau of Richard Fornyston of Clyst Fornyson)
  A. Richard Esse or Ashe of Clyst Fornyson
  i. Baldwin Ashe of Clyst Fornyson generation omitted by Vivian
  a. John Ashe of Clyst Fornyson generation omitted by Vivian
(1) William Ashe of Clyst Fornyson generation omitted by Vivian
  (A) John Ashe of Clyst Fornyson
  m. Thomasine Maynard of Devon shown by Vivian as wife of John & mother of ...
  (i) Nicholas Ashe of Clyst Fornyson (d 04.04.1552)
  m. Joanna Pollard (dau of Anthony Pollard of Harwood)
  (a) Richard Ashe of Clyst Fornyson (b c1528, bur 12.09.1591)
  m. Prudence Rudgely (bur 25.08.1591, dau of John Rudgely of London)
  (b) Thomas Ashe (to co. Meath temp Queen Elizabeth) - continued below
  m. _ Bailey (dau of Nicholas Bailey of St.John's Abbey)
  (c) James Ashe (a 1552)
  m. Anne Walrond (dau of John Walrond of Bovey)
  (d)+ other issue (a 1552) - Anthony, Mary, Elizabeth, Petronella shown by Vivian
  (ii) John Ashe shown by Vivian as brother of Nicholas



Thomas Ashe (to co. Meath temp Queen Elizabeth) - continued above
m. _ Bailey (dau of Nicholas Bailey of St.John's Abbey)
1. Sir Thomas Ashe of St. John's and Dromshill (dsp 14.10.1626)
2. Nicholas Ashe of Newtown
  A. Henry Ashe of Moyrath
  i. Nicholas Ashe of Moyrath (b 1608, dsp before 06.02.1656)
  ii. Elizabeth Ashe
  m. Oliver Nugent of Correlstown
iii. Mary Ashe
  m. _Cuffe (of Lord Desart's family)
  B. Richard Ashe of Somerstown (d 21.06.1659)
  m. Alice Jones (dau of Lewis Jones, Bishop of Killaloe)
  i. William Ashe of Somerstown and Ashfield (d 1682)
  m1. Martha Leigh
  a. Richard Ashe of Ashfield, Sheriff of Meath (d 1727)
  m. Anne Deane
  (1) Joseph Ashe of Ashfield (MP for Trim)
  m. Susanna Loftus (dau of Dudley Loftus of Killian)
  (A) Richard Ashe (dvpsp, MP for Trim)
  m. (Anne) Warren (dau of Richard Warren of Grangebeg)
  (B) Sir Thomas Ashe, Sheriff of co. Meath (3rd son)
  m. (1775) Mary Kinloch (dau of Sir David Kinloch, Bart of Gilmartin)
  (i) Joseph Ashe of Drogheda (a 1834)
  m. (1802, sp?) Catherine Sheppard
  (ii) Harriet Ashe
  m. Robert Sheppard (secretary of Lord Castlereagh)
(iii) Catherine Ashe
  m. James Sterling (consul in Genoa)
  (C) William Ashe of Ashfield (Major)
  m. (1793) Mary Mockler (dau of Archdeacon _ Mockler)
  (i) William Wellesley Ashe of Ashfield (a 1843)
  m. (1828) Maria Walker Haigh (dau of George Haigh of Halifax)
  (a)+ issue (d infant) - 1 son and 1 daughter
  (ii)+ other issue (d by 1834) - 2 sons and 3 daughters
  (D) Alice Ashe
  m. Damer Edgeworth of Longwood
  (E) Anne Ashe
  m. Dudley Loftus of Clara Castle (d 07.07.1805)
  (F)+ other issue - Dudley, Joseph
  (2) Richard Lovat Ashe (dsp, 5th son)
  m. Anne Loftus (dau of Dudley Loftus of Killian of family of Lord Loftus)
  (3) Anne Ashe
  m. (1734) Hans Bailey of Dublin
(4) Mary Ashe
  m. (1740) William Lynden
  (5) Elizabeth Ashe
  m. Benjamin Fish of Tobberagan
  (6)+ other issue - Dillon, St. George (Lt. General), Thomas
  b. Mary Ashe
  m. Edward Crofton of Clonard
  c. Martha Ashe
  m. Joseph Fish of Kilcullen
  d.+ other issue - Alice, Elizabeth
  m2. Mary Colley (dau of Dudley Colley of Castle Carberry)
  f. Dudley Ashe
  g. Mary Ashe
  m. ?? (of Lord Darnley's family)
  C. Thomasine Ashe
  m. John Malone of Trim
3. John Ashe of Talbot's Castle, St. John's Abbey, Moyvally and Dromshill (d 29.04.1636)
  m. Elizabeth Casey (dau of Thomas Casey)
  A. Thomas Ashe of St. John's
  m1. Jane White (dau of Walter White of Richerstown)
  i. Thomas Ashe of St. John's (d 28.01.1722)
  m1. (1685) Mary Carr (dau of Thomas Carr)
a. Thomas Ashe (dsp)
  m2. (1697) Sarah Bligh (dau of John Bligh of Rathmore)
  m2. Mary St. George (dau of Captain Richard St. George of Athlone)
  ii. St. George Ashe, Bishop of Cloyne then Clogher then Derry (d 1718) probably of this marriage
  m. Jane St. George (dau of Sir George St. George, Bart of Dunway)
  a. St. George Ashe (dsp)
  b. Elizabeth St. George Ashe (d 07.12.1741)
  m. Sir Ralph Gore, Bart of Manor Gore
  iii. Dillon Ashe (dsp by 1716)
  B. Catherine Ashe probably of this family, of this generation
  m. Thomas Nugent, later of Donore (d 1699)

Main source(s): Commoners (vol 2, 'Ashe of Ashfield', p577+) with support for upper section from Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Ashe ot Aysshe of Sowton', p25), BEB1841 ('Ashe of Twickenham')
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