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Families covered: Osbaldeston of Hunmanby, Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston

VCH reports that "Osbaldeston and the adjoining vill of Balderston represent one of the twentyeight Domesday manors held in 1066 by a freeman who was probably the ancestor of Ailsi son of Hugh".
Hugh de Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston, Lancashire
1. Ainsi de Osbaldeston (d before 1217)
  A. Hugh de Osbaldeston (d before 1256)
  i. Thomas de Osbaldeston (d before 1278)
  a. Adam de Osbaldeston (d before 1298)
  (1) Thomas de Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston & Balderston (d before 1335)
  m. (sp) Anabella (a 1361, m2. Roger de Elston of Ribbleton)
  (2) John de Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston & Balderston (d by 1344)
  m. Joan relict of John, presumed mother of ...
(A) Alexander de Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (d c1345)
  m. (before 1336) Katherine de Molyneux (dau of Thomas de Molyneux of the Edge, m2. Thomas Banaster (son of Henry of Walton-le-Dale))
  (i) Geoffrey de Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston
  m1. (1357) Margaret (dau of William)
  m2. Cecily (probably dau of Sir John le Norreys)
  (a) Thomas Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston & Cuerdale
  m. Alice
  ((1)) Geoffrey Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1406, d 1475) - continued below
  m. Isabel Langton (dau of Henry Langton of Walton-le-Dale)
  ((2)) John Osbaldeston
  (b) Sir John Osbaldeston of Chadlington, Oxfordshire
  m. Joan de Coghull (dau/heir of Roger de Coghull)
  (B) Alice de Osbaldeston
  B. William de Balderston (d before 1256)
  C.+ other issue - Robert, John, Benedict



Geoffrey Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1406, d 1475) - continued above
m. Isabel Langton (dau of Henry Langton of Walton-le-Dale)
1. John Osbaldeston (dvp)
  m. Elizabeth Balderston (dau of Sir Richard Balderston)
  A. Richard Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1462, d 1507)
  m. Grace Singleton (dau of William Singleton of Broughton Tower)
i. Alexander Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston, Sheriff of Lancashire (b c1481, d 17.01.1544)
  m1. (c12.06.1490) Agnes or Alice Southworth (dau of Sir Christopher Southworth)
  a. John Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b 1507-8, d 22.10.1575)
m1. Margaret Stanley (dau of George Stanley, Lord Strange)
  (1) Edward Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1533, d 07.09.1590)
  m. (1548) Maud Halsall (dau of Sir Thomas Halsall)
  (A) John Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1555, d 1603)
m. Ellen Bradley (dau/coheir of John Bradley of Bradley Hall & Beetham)
  (i) Sir Edward Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b 1573, d 1637) the first mentioned by Dugdale
  m. Mary Farington (dau/heir of Francis Farington of Hutton Grange)
  (a) John Osbaldeston (dvp c1633)
  m1. Jane Mounson (dau of Anthony Mounson of Burton)
  ((1)) Mary Osbaldeston (d unm)
  m2. Frances Tempest (dau of Sir Richard Tempest of Brasswell)
  ((2)) Edmund Osbaldeston (b c1628, d 1642)
  (b) Alexander Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston
  m. (1645) Anne Talbot (dau of Sir John Talbot of Salesbury)
  ((1)) Edward Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b c1652, d 1689, 2nd son)
  m. (1676) Margaret Braddyll (dau of Thomas Braddyll of Portfield)
  ((A)) Alexander Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston (b 1677, dsp 1747)
  ((2)) Michael Osbaldeston (4th son)
  ((A)) John Osbaldeston (dsp)
  ((B)) George Osbaldeston in Preston
  m1. ??
  ((i))+ issue including George of Knutsford
  m2. ??
  ((iii))+ other issue
  ((3))+ other issue - John (d infant), Alexander (dspms), James, Mary, Katherine, Margaret, Anne, Joane
  (c) Robert Osbaldeston (5th son)
  m. Jane Singleton (widow of _ Charnley)
  ((1))+ issue - Edward, Alexander
(d) Anne Osbaldeston
  m. Thomas Blankensop of Helbeck
  (e) Maude Osbaldeston
  m. Thomas Osbaldeston of Walton
  (f)+ other issue - Francis (b c1606, d c1686, priest), Cuthbert (d young)
(ii) Elizabeth Osbaldeston
  m. Edward Walsh (d 1606, killed by his brother-in-law Thomas)
  (iii) Mary Osbaldeston probably of this generation
  m. Henry Eccleston of Eccleston (d 04.1628)
  (iv)+ other issue - Thomas of Cuerdale, John
  (2) Thomas Osbaldeston in Wigan (a 1576)
  (A) Edward Osbaldeston (b c1560, d 16.11.1594, priest)
  (3) Edward Osbaldeston of Langscale, later of Hunmanby in Yorkshire (d c1639, 4th son) probably of this generation
  The following comes from Visitation (Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1665, Osbaldeston of Hunmanby).
  m. Margaret Molineux (dau of ?? Molineux of Sefton)
(A) Sir Richard Osbaldeston of Hunmanby (d 11.06.1642, Attorney General in Ireland to King Charles I)
  m. Eleanor Westropp (dau of William Westropp of Brunton in Pickering)
  (i) William Osbaldeston of Hunmanby (b c1631, d 1707)
  m. Anne Wentworth (dau/coheir of Sir George Wentworth of Wolley)
  Dugdale ends with naming the next generation.The following comes partly from VCH (Yorkshire, North Riding vol 2, Parishes: Allerston) with a litle input from cross-references within Walker's Yorkshire Pedigrees (1942, Hassell of Hutton-on-Derwent).
  (a) Sir Richard Osbaldeston of Hunmanby (b c1655, bur 24.09.1728)
  m1. (1679) Frances Strickland
  ((1)) Ann Osbaldeston (b 29.03.1682)
  m. (23.09.1716) Thomas Hassell (b 1658, son of Thomas Hassell, brother of Catherine)
  m2. ?? possibly Elizabeth Fountaine??
  m3. Catherine Hassell (d 1735, dau of Thomas Hassell)
  Walker identifies Catherine as Sir Richard's 3rd wife and shows that there was issue by this marriage. The following were children of Sir Richard but it is not known by which marriage. The following is asupported by 'The Gentleman's Magazine' (vol IV, July-December 1835).
((2)) William Osbaldeston of Hunmanby (b c1686, dsp 1765, eldest son)
  ((3)) Richard Osbaldeston, Bishop of Carlisle then London (d(sp) 1764, 2nd son)
  ((4)) John Osbaldeston (d(sp) by 1765, 3rd son)
  ((5)) Fountayne Wentworth Osbaldeston of Hunmanby (dsp 1770, 4th son)
((6)) Theodosia Osbaldeston
  m. Robert Pockley of Brayton
  ((7)) Mary Osbaldeston
  m. Robert Mitford of Mitford Castle
  The following was probably also of this generaton but by which marriage iis not known.
  ((8)) Elizabeth Osbaldeston (b 1693, d 07.05.1749)
  m. John Healey of Frodingham (b 1687, d 07.05.1750)
  (b) Anne Osbaldeston (bpt 19.03.1656) who married ...
  m1. (18.09.1676) Sir Matthew Wentworth, 2nd Bart of Bretton (d 01.08.1677)
  m2. (08.07.1680) Sir William Hustler of Acklam (d 1730)
  (c) Elizabeth Osbaldeston (bpt 13.04.1658, bur 22.01.1693/4) who married ...
  m. (22.05.1677) Sir Matthew Wentworth, 3rd Bart of Bretton (b c1665, d 02.1705/6)
  (d)+ other issue (a 08.1665) - Everald, Eleanor
  (ii) Frances Osbaldeston
  m. Edward Hutchenson of Wickham Abbey
(4) Geoffrey Osbaldeston (a 1607, Chief Justice in Connaught)
  (A) Deborah Osbaldeston probably of this generation ...
  m. Walter Lister of Milton, co. Roscommon (b 05.12.1566, d 28.01.1622)
  (5)+ "numerous offspring"
  m2. (after 1567) Jane Stanley (dau/coheir of John Stanley (base son of John, brother of Thomas, 1st Earl of Derby), relict of Sir Thomas Halsall)
  m2. Ellen Tyldesley (dau of Thomas Tyldesley of Wardley)
  b. Richard Osbaldeston of Sunderland Grange in Balderston, Lancashire
  Probably of this generation, but (if so) of which marriage is unknown, were ...
  c. Ellen Osbaldeston
  m. Thomas Clifton of Westby
  d. Alice Osbaldeston (dsp 1533-4)
  m. John Talbot of Salebury (d 1589)
  e. Jane Osbaldeston
  m. William Gerard of Ince
  f. Anne Osbaldeston
  m. Edward Langton (dvp)
2. William Osbaldeston of Long Compton, Warwickshire (youngest son) had issue
3.+ other issue - Geoffrey, Richard

Main source(s): VCH (Lancashire, vol 6, Townships: Osbaldeston) with some support for lower section from Visitation (Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664, Osbaldeston of Osbaldeston)
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