'Rugeley2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Rugeley of Shenston, Rugeley of Stapenhill

Robert Ruggeley
1. William Ruggeley of Shenston, Staffordshire
  m. Alice Claxson (dau of William Claxson of Whittington)
  A. William Ruggeley (dsp)
B. Rowland Ruggeley of Shenston and Smalwood
  m. Elene Thirkeld (dau/heir of James Thirkeld or Thirkell of Smalwood)
  i. William Rugeley of Shenston (a 1583)
  m. Elizabeth Knottesford (dau of John Knottesford of Malvern)
  a. Richard Rugeley of Shenston & Hawksyard (b c1564, d 05.07.1623)
  m. Mary Rugeley (dau of Thomas Rugeley of Hawksyard)
  (1) Simon Rugeley of Shenston & Hawksyard, later of Calingwood (b c1598, bur 17.102.1665, Colonel)
  (2) Benjamin Rugeley (5th son) who apparently married ...
  m. (1634) Anne Comberford (dau of William Comberford of Comberford)
  (3) Anne Rugeley
  m. Richard Wever
  (4) Elizabeth Rugeley
  m. Thomas Stone
  (5) Phelice Rugeley
  m. James Price
  (6)+ other issue (a 1614) - Thomas, Rowland, Walter, Hanna, Jane, Margaret, Mabill, Mary, Odilia
  b. Rowland Rugeley of Fowtherley (d by 07.1619)
  (1) Thomas Rugeley (bpt 08.01.1590)
  (2) Elizabeth Rugeley (bpt 04.1591)
  m. Thomas Higson
  c.+ other issue - Thirkell, Henry, Ellen, Jane, Anne, Margaret, Penelope, Frances
  ii. Thomas Ruggeley of Stapenhill
  m. Jane Pegge (dau of _ Pegge of Tattenhall)
  The following comes from Visitation (Staffordshire, 1614 & 1663-4, Rugeley of Stafford) and Visitation (Staffordshire, 1664-1700, Rugeley). Both show Thomas as brother of Richard Rugeley of Shenston & Hawksyard (see above) but the former adds a note to report that that was in error.
  a. Daniell Rugeley of Stapenhill (d 09.1659)
  m1. Anne Ferrers (dau of Edward Ferrers of the Hams, brother of Sir Humphrey of Tamworth Castle)
  (1) Ferrers Rugeley of Burton-on-Trent
  m. Mary Thornton (dau of _ Thornton of Brainford, widow of Henry Toone of Burton-on-Trent)
  (A) Ferrers Rugeley (d unm)
  (B) Philippa Rugeley
  m. William Camplishon of Yorkshire
  (2) Edward Rugeley (d unm)
  (3) Anne Rugeley
  m. John Mayo of London
  m2. Elizabeth Toone (dau of Robert Toone of Burton-on-Trent)
  (4) Thomas Rugeley of Stafford (b 1618-9, a 04.1663)
  m. Margaret Morton (dau of Edward Morton of Stafford, widow of John Chamberlaine of London)
  (5) Daniel Rugeley (d 12.1662)
(6) Simon Rugeley of Bedford
  m. _ Roos
  (A)+ issue - Elizabeth, other
  (7) Jane Rugeley
  iii. George Ruggeley (bur 29.04.1598)
  iv. James Ruggeley
  m. Margery Clerke or Clark
  v. Jane Ruggeley
  m. Thomas Rowley of Heikley or Heykley
  vi. Rebecca Ruggeley
  m. Raulf Rugeley of Dunton

Main source(s): Visitation (Staffordshire, 1583 + 1614 & 1663-4, Rugeley of Shenston(e))
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