'Apsley1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Apsley of Pulborough, Apsley of Thacham (Thackham), Apsley of Tysehurst, Apsley of Worminghurst

Stephen Apsley or Apesley (a 1346)
m. Margaret Power (dau/heir of Stephen Power, Serjeant-at-law)
1. Stephen Apsley or Apesley this generation given in one section of the Visitation but not in another
  m. _ Papilond of Sussex
A. William Apsley
  m. Joane Sidney (dau of John Sidney of Alford in Surrey by Isabell, dau of Richard Patuine)
  i. John Apsley
  m1. _ Greene of Dorington
  a. Richard Apsley (a temp Edward IV who r. 1461-1483)
  m. Beatrix Knotsford (dau of _ Knotsford by dau of William Sydney of Kingshum)
(1) William Apsley of Thackham, Sussex
  m. Jane Ashbornham (dau of William Ashbornham of Sussex, m2. Richard Covert)
  (A) John Apsley of Thacham (d 14.05.1587)
  In Visitation (Sussex, 1530+1663-4, Apsley), the Harleian editors report on 2 documents which cover this generation. One shows John as father, by Jane Michell (the only wife mentioned), of William. We follow the other with support/input from Visitation (Sussex, 1662, Apsley of Ticehurst) which does not identify the children of the 1st marriage but does give those of the 2nd marriage albeit not mentioning William.
  m1. Jane Michell (dau of John Michell of Buckfeild of Kuckfeld i.e. Cuckfield)
  (i) Mary Apsley
  m. (Robert) Bartlett
  (ii) Dorothy Apsley
  m. Thomas Threele
  (iii)+ other issue - Elizabeth, Catherine, Alice
m2. Mary Lewknor (bur 30.01.1603-4, dau of Henry Lewknor of Kingston Bowsey)
  (vi) William Apsley not certain that was of this marriage
  m1. Elizabeth Lloyd (dau/heir of John Lloyd)
  (a) Sir Edward Apsley of Thackham 'of Wormanhurst (Worminghurst)'
  m. Elizabeth Elmes (dau of Edmond Elmes of Lilford)
  ((1)) Edward Apsley of Thackham & Worminghurst
  ((2)) Alice Apsley
  m1. Sir John Botteler (son of Sir Oliver)
  m2. George Fenwick, Governor of Berwick (b c1603, d 15.03.1656)
  ((3)) Anne Apsley
  m. Mathew Caldicott of Sherington
  ((4)) Elizabeth Apsley
  m. Sir Albert Morton (Secretary of State)
  (b)+ other issue - William (dsp), Dorothy, Alice, Catherine, Elizabeth, Mary
  m2. _ Worsley of the Isle of Wight
  (h)+ other issue - Henry, Anthony, Anne, Dorothy
  (vii) Anthony Apsley of Tysehurst, Sussex
  m. Judith Randolph (dau of John Randolph of Tysehurst)
  (a) Henry Apsley of Tysehurst (dsp after 16.12.1666)
  (iv)+ other issue - Elizabeth, Catherine, Alice
  (B) Michael Apsley
  m. Catheryn Hussey of Paynes
  (i) Michael Apsley of Upchurch, Kent
  m. Mary Pigeon of London
  (a)+ issue (d young) - Michael, Ann
  (C) Elizabeth Apsley
  m. _ Staple of Twynam
  (D) Mary Apsley
  m. Newnam Ward of Buckfeild of Kuckfeld
  (E) Margaret Apsley
  m. John Hussey of Slynford
  (2) Edward Apsley
  m. Christian Baker (dau of John Baker)
  (A) John Apsley of London
  (i) Alice Apsley
  m. Sir John Geffrey of Chittingly ("Lord Cheef Baron")
  (3) Thomas Apsley
(A) Margaret Apsley
  m. Thomas Bulman of London
  (i) Judith Bulman
  m. Anselme Fowler
  b. William Apsley
  (1) Nicholas Apsley
  m. _ Dawtry (dau of _ Dawtry of Moore)
  (A) John Apsley of Pulborough, Sussex
  m. Elizabeth Shelley (dau of Edward Shelley of Wormingherst)
  (i) George Apsley of Pulborough
  m1. Mary Goulding (dau/coheir of _ Goulding of Paules Belchamp)
(a) William Apsley (dsp)
  m2. Amy Highgate of Essex
  (b) John Apsley of Pulborough
(c)+ other issue - Edward, Thomas, Ansella
  (ii) Sir Allen Apsley 'of Feltwell' (b 1582, d 24.06.1630, Lieutenant of the Tower of London)
  Visitation shows 2 marriages, to Anne Carew and Lucy St. John. TCP (Dalhousie) describes Anne Carew as his 2nd wife. Wikipedia, which provides dates for Sir Allen and his son Allen & daughter Lucy, describes Lucy St. John as his 3rd wife.
  m1. ??
  m2. Anne Carew (dau/heir of Sir Peter Carew)
  (a) Joyce Apsley (d 28.04.1663)
  m1. Lister Blount 'of Bicester' (son of Sir Richard of Mapledurham)
  m2. William Ramsay, 1st Earl of Dalhousie (d 11.1672)
  (b)+ other issue - Peter, Carew (d young)
  m3. (23.10.1615) Lucy St. John (dau of Sir John St. John of Lydiard Tregoz by Lucy Hungerford)
(d) Sir Allen Apsley (b 09.1616, d 15.10.1683, Lieutenant of the Tower of London)
  (1) Visitation shows a son Allen (d young) but Wikipedia reports that the eldest son of this marriage was Sir Allen who also became Lieutenant of the Tower of London.
(2) According to TCP (Bathurst), mother of Frances and apparent mother of Sir Peter was ...
  m. Frances Petre (dau of John Petre of Bowhay)
  ((1)) Sir Peter Apsley
  m. Catherine Fortrey (dau of Samuel Fortrey)
((A)) Catherine Apsley (d 08.06.1768, heir)
  m. (06.07.1704) Allen Bathurst, 1st Earl Barthurst (b 16.11.1684, d 16.09.1775, cousin)
  ((2)) Frances Apsley (d 07.06.1727)
  m. Sir Benjamin Bathurst of Paulerspury (d 27.04.1704)
  ((3)) Isabella Apsley probably of this generation
  m. Sir William Wentworth of Northgatehead (d 07.1693)
  ((4)) Lucy Apsley (d 10.1659) probably of this generation
  m. (03.07.1638) John Hutchinson of Owthorpe (b 1615, d 1663/4, regicide)
((5)) Barbara Apsley probably of this generation
  m. George Hutchinson (d 1644)
  (e) Lucy Apsley (b 1620, d 1681) who apparently married ...
  m. (03.07.1638) Sir John Hutchinson (b 1615, d 1664, Colonel, Governor of Nottingham Castle, MP, 'regicide')
(f)+ other issue - John (d young), William, James, Edward (dvpsp), Barbara, Anne (dvpsp), Elizabeth (dvpsp), Mary (dvpsp)
  (iii) Charles Apsley
  m. _ Kemp
  (iv) Alice Apsley
  m. John Drewry
  (v)+ other issue - Michael (dsp), Richard, Nicholas
  (B) William Apsley of Limerick (Captain, 5th son) probably of this generation
  Identified by TCP (Cork) as "5th s. of Nicholas A. of Pulborough".
  m. Annabella Browne (dau of John Browne of Awney)
  (i) Joan Apsley (dsps 14.12.1599, coheir)
  m. (06.11.1595) Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork (b 03.10.1566, d 15.09.1643)
  (ii) Mary Apsley apparently of this generation
  m. Thomas Browne of Hospital (d 13.04.1640)
  c.+ other issue (dsp) - John, John
  m2. ??
  e. William Apsley
  ii.+ other issue - William, Henry

Main source(s): Visitation (Sussex, 1530+1633-4, Apsley)
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