'Bradford2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Bradford of Arksey, Bradford (Bradforth) of Stanley

Brian Bradford of Stanley near Wakefield, Yorkshire
m. Alice Amyas (dau of Thomas Amyas of Netherton) wife of a Brian of Stanley (a 1422), possibly mother (grandmother?) of ...
1. George Bradford of Stanley
  m. _ Mauleverer of Wothersome
  A. Brian Bradford (Bradforth) of Stanley (d before 06.02.1558-9)
  m. Alice Amyas (dau/coheir of ?? Amyas of Horbury)
  i. Robert Bradford of Stanley (d c1599, 3rd son)
  m1. Elizabeth Thorney (dau of Anthony Thorney of Nottinghamshire)
  a. Robert Bradford of Arksey (b c1563, d before 02.10.1616)
  m. (c1599) Ann Fletcher (dau of William Fletcher)
  (1) William Bradford of Arksey (b c1600, d 1658)
  m. Elizabeth Cooper (dau of Hector Cooper of Walkington)
  (A) John Bradford of Arksey (b c1635, bur 16.03.1690)
  m1. Isabell Roper (bur 02.03.1670-1, Lancelot Roper of Kingston-upon-Hull (alderman))
  m2. ??
  (i) Gustavus Bradford of Arksey and the Isle of Man (bpt 27.12.1673, 3rd son)
  m. (c04.1703) Margaret Taylor of Worsborough?
  (a) Gustavus Bradford of Arksey (bur 28.06.1757, 4th son)
  m. Eleanor (a 1757)
  ((1)) Eleanor Bradford (bpt 01.09.1747)
  m. (31.10.1762) Thomas Aked of Bradford
  ((2))+ other issue - Gustavus (bpt 19.09.1749, a 1757), John (bpt 06.01.1751, bur 1753)
  (b)+ other issue - John (bpt 20.03.1703-4), Robert (bpt 08.12.1709), William (bur 09.1731), Thomas, Jane (bpt 08.04.1706)
  (ii) Rosamund Bradford (bpt 25.05.1675)
  m. (09.07.1700) John Seaton of Felkirk
(iii)+ other issue - Roper (bpt/bur 02.04.1671), Orlando (bpt 04.02.1672-3, bur 17.03.1672-3)
  (B) Dorothy Bradford
  m. Thomas Burdon of Burdon
  (C)+ other issue - Robert, Jane, Elizabeth
  (2)+ other issue - Thomas of Doncaster, Katherine, Alice
  b. Frances Bradford
m. Giles Williamson of Markham (dvp 02.07.1567)
  c.+ other issue - John (a 1599), Anne (dsp)
  m2. Dorothy Blewett (dau of John Blewett of Lincolnshire)
  ii. Isabel Bradford
  m. _ Cornwall
  iii. Elizabeth Bradford
  m. Michael Carr of Horbury
  iv. Grace Bradford
  m. (19.01.1556) Alveray Copley of Batley Hall
  v. Alice Bradford shown by Foster, possibly the Anne shown by Clay as dsp?
  m. Nicholas Peck of Topcliffe
  vi.+ other issue - Bryan (dsp), Thomas (dsp), William

Main source(s): Visitation (Clay, Vol 3 (1917), Yorkshire (Dugdale with additions), 'Bradford of Arksey', p114+) with some support from Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1585, 'Bradford of Stanley')
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