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ii.ELLEN MUCKLESTON, b. 05 Dec 1581, (bap) Oswestry, Shropshire ..

iii.MARGARET MUCKLESTON, b. 20 Oct 1584, Bap Oswestry; m. GEORGE WILLIAMS.

Notes for MARGARET MUCKLESTON:

Mentioned in her brother Richards Will.

iv.MORICE MUCKLESTON, b. 11 Jan 1585/86, Bap Oswestry Shropshire; d. Abt. 1664, Prendergast, Pembrokeshire.

Notes for MORICE MUCKLESTON:

A Deacon / Priest

Graduate of Cambridge

Matric sizar from Jesus Easter 1606 BA 1609-10 Ordained Deacon (peterboro) Sept 23 1610. Priest Dec 23 1610.

Probably Rector of St David, Prendergast, Pembrokeshire, Jan 16 1617 to 1664.

From Archaelogogia Cambrensis 1905

Muckleton (muggleton) Maurice, preacher of Haverfordwest (1622, 1624, 1627)

b Sara f Mauritus Muckleton Novembris 1627.

Now Mr Muckleton was a "preacher of the word". In the account of Jenkin Howell Mayor for 1622, following entries relating to Bishop Laud's visit in that year we read:-

More I delivered Mr M Muckleston for preaching 16xs

In 1624 Sir James Perrot was mayor, his deputy being Roger Walter son of William Walter, and cousin to Lucy Walter, Monmouths mother. In the account of the deputy mayor presented by his eldest son, Morgan Walter (Roger was probably dead) is a payment to the same preacher:-

Item - paid Mr Muckleston for this last years preaching ending at Michaelman 1624 - xlb

More About MORICE MUCKLESTON:

Education: Bet. 1606 - 1610, Jesus College Cambridge

Occupation: Deacon / Priest

Ordination: 23 Sep 1610, Peterboro

21.ROBERT9 MUCKLESTON (ROGER8, ROBERT7, THOMAS6, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, WILLIAM3, ROGER2DE MUCCLESTON, HOESKYN1) died 06 Nov 1611 in Bur St Oswald Oswestry Shropshire.He married BLANCHE VERDE GRIFFITH.She died 01 Jan 1619/20 in Bur St Oswald Oswestry.

Notes for ROBERT MUCKLESTON:

Of Sweeney

Children of ROBERT MUCKLESTON and BLANCHE GRIFFITH are:

i.DOROTHY10 MUCKLESTON, b. 02 Jul 1584, (bap) Oswestry, Shropshire.; m. EDWARD LLOYD, 07 Mar 1602/03, Oswestry, Shropshire..

ii.JOHN MUCKLESTON, b. 27 Feb 1586/87, (bap)Oswestry, Shropshire..

32.iii.GRIFFITH MUCKLESTON, b. 1589; d. 15 Jul 1634, Llanyblodwel, Shropshire. (buried).

iv.RICHARD MUCKLESTON, b. 09 Nov 1589, Bap Oswestry Shropshire; m. MARGARET/[--?--]/, 14 Nov 1613, Oswestry Shropshire.

33.v.MORRIS MUCKLESTON, b. 23 Dec 1598, Bap Oswestry Shropshire; d. 24 Mar 1676/77, Bur Oswestry Shropshire.

vi.THOMAS MUCKLESTON, b. 26 Oct 1601, Bap Oswestry Salop.

vii.ALEXANDER MUCKLESTON, b. 06 Dec 1604, Oswestry, Shropshire. (Baptism).

22.WILLIAM9 MUCKLESTON (THOMAS8, ROBERT7, THOMAS6, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, WILLIAM3, ROGER2DE MUCCLESTON, HOESKYN1) was born 01 Nov 1578 in Bap.

Child of WILLIAM MUCKLESTON is:

34.i.EDWARD10 MUCKLESTON, d. 14 Jul 1616, Oswestry, Shropshire..

Generation No. 10

23.HUGH10 MUCKLESTON (JOHN9, EDWARD8, HUGH7, THOMAS6, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, WILLIAM3, ROGER2DE MUCCLESTON, HOESKYN1) died Aft. 1632 in Oswestry Shropshire.He married ELIZABETH KYNASTON 11 Feb 1616/17 in Oswestry, Shropshire., daughter of EDWARD KYNASTON and KATHERINE LLOYD.

Notes for HUGH MUCKLESTON:

Occupation-Mercer.

He was the second son of John Muckleston.

From Shropshire R&R... Oswestry Parish... Sweeney... Ref 484/167 date 14 October 10 James I (1612)

- Appointment of Richard Blodwell esq., Richard lloyd Gent and Hugh Muckleston mercer as attornies to give livery of seizen.

From -Mss. Calendar of Deeds and Charters Vol. IINo. 1771.

"Be yt knowne unto all men, etc." John ap Richard of Oswestry, shoemaker, son and heir of Richard, Barbor, Skynner, sells to Hugh Muckleston of do. Mercer, all the implements and household stuff remaining in the house of his mother, Elizabeth verch Robert, widow (dec.). That is to say etc. (list follows). Dated March

21st, (8 Jas. 1) , 1610.

From-Mss. Calendar of Deeds and Charters Vol. III No. 2495.

Indenture dated August 20th (15 Jas. 1) 1617, between :

1) Edward Muckleston of Meriden, Gent.

2) Hugh Muckleston, his brother, of Oswestry, Mercer.

Bargain and sale of 3 closures in Llanvorda (named) and 2 /- annuity. (Boundaries described and several owners mentioned).

From-Mss. Calendar of Deeds and Charters Vol. III No. 2948.

Indenture dated February 2nd (6 Chas. 1) 1631, between:

1) Edward Muckleston of Meriden, Gent.

2) Hugh Muckleston of Oswestry, Gent. and Edward Davis of do., Whittaker. To save the latterharmless of and from, Thomas Baker of Sweeney, Gent., touching an obligation in £200 for payment of £108, etc. - conveyance of a messuage and lands in Sweeney and Llanvorda with provisio.

Circa 1639

WILL OF

HUGH MUCKLESTON

Source: Public Record Office. Prob11/177

MEMORANDUM. That Hugh Muckleston late of Oswestry in the county of Salop Mercer being of perfect mind and memory professing intent and purpose to make his last Will and Testament by word of mouth in manner and form following on to the like affidavit he did submit his soul to Gods hand his body to the earth. Item he did give to his daughter Judith *** pounds of lawful money of England whereof thirty pounds have been given or left unto her by her *** and the other *** pounds he did bequest unto his *** to be paid her at the discretion of his executors. Item. He did give unto his daughter Susan *** pounds whereof *** as left or given unto her by *** and the other twenty pounds to be paid by *** pounds a year. Item. He did give unto his son Samuel twenty pounds whereof *** pounds to be paid unto him within two years after his death. Item. He did give unto his son Hugh twenty pounds and did leave *** *** *** of his mother. Item. He did give unto *** *** four pounds for *** years and did leave her unto*** *** of her mother. Item. he did give his daughter Dorothie twenty pounds to be paid unto her by *** pounds ***. And he did give unto Mr John Griffin Vicar of Oswestry twenty shillings. And *** to the poor of Oswestry thirty shillings to be paid between the feast day of St *** *** *** and Christmas *** after his death. Item. He did name make and*** his wife Elizabeth Muckleston and his brother in law Thomas Kynaston executors of this his last Will and Testament in the presence and hearing of Morice Jones, Robert Evans and others.

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Will Summary

Dates:Proved May 1639.

Property: None mentioned in will.

Bequests: Daughters Judith Susan and Dorothy and sons Samuel and Hugh left varying sons of money. One other bequest name unreadable.

John Griffiths vicar of Oswestry twenty shillings

To the poor of Oswestry thirty shillings.

Executors: Wife Elizabeth and brother in law Thomas Kynaston.

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Genealogical Information

Hugh Muckleston[Ref 0041]

Occupation: Mercer

Born:Date unknown

Married:Elizabeth Kynaston 4th February 1617 at Oswestry

Died:Circa 1639 burial details not located.

Children: Susan, Judith, Edward*, Thomas*, Humphrey, Hugh, John, Samuel, Anne, Lettice*, Dorothy, Elizabeth. [* believedto have died before their father]

Parents:John of Pen y Lan and Anne.

More About HUGH MUCKLESTON:

Occupation: Mercer

Children of HUGH MUCKLESTON and ELIZABETH KYNASTON are:

i.SUSAN11 MUCKLESTON.

ii.LETTICE MUCKLESTON, d. 12 Dec 1630, Oswestry Salop.

iii.JUDITH MUCKLESTON, b. 31 Jan 1617/18, (Bap) Oswestry; d. 07 Feb 1684/85, (Buried) Oswestry.

Notes for JUDITH MUCKLESTON:

A Spinster of Church Street

iv.EDWARD MUCKLESTON, b. 31 May 1620, (bap) Oswestry, Shropshire.; d. 06 Jul 1622, Oswestry, Shropshire..

v.THOMAS MUCKLESTON, b. 03 May 1621, Bap Oswestry Salop; d. 07 Aug 1635, Bur Oswestry Shropshire.

vi.HUMPHREY MUCKLESTON, b. 13 Apr 1622, (bap)Oswestry, Shropshire..

35.vii.JOHN MUCKLESTON, b. 23 May 1623, (bap)Oswestry, Shropshire..

viii.SAMUEL MUCKLESTON, b. 05 Nov 1624, Bap Oswestry Shropshire.

ix.ANNE MUCKLESTON, b. 22 Nov 1625, (bap) Oswestry, Shropshire..

x.HUGH MUCKLESTON, b. 10 Jun 1629, (bap)Oswestry, Shropshire..

xi.DOROTHY MUCKLESTON, b. 31 Jul 1630, Oswestry, Shropshire.; d. 13 Feb 1636/37, Oswestry, Shropshire..

xii.ELIZABETH MUCKLESTON, b. 21 Nov 1632, (bap)Oswestry, Shropshire.