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date: 23 October 2019

Assheton, Nicholaslocked

  • J. E. Bailey
  • , revised by Joanna Moody


Assheton, Nicholas (1590–1625), landowner, was the second son of Richard Assheton of Downham, near Clitheroe, Lancashire, and Margaret Hilton. He belonged to a branch of the Assheton family of Middleton, in the same county. He was probably educated at Clitheroe grammar school; he married ...

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