Name: Robert Langley
Death: 3 SEP 1561
Residence: Agecroft, Lancs
Change Date: 12 MAR 2013
Robert Langley (1506?1561) was created a knight by Edward VI and later received a general pardon from Queen Elizabeth. By this time the Langleys were very prosperous and had intermarried with all the great Lancashire families. But Sir Robert and his wife Cecily de Trafford had no son and on his death the property was divided equally between his four daughters.
Dorothy, the eldest, married James Assheton from Chadderton.
Margaret married John Reddish of Reddish.
Catherine married Thomas Legh, a younger son of Sir Piers Legh of Lyme.
Anne, his third daughter inherited Agecroft Hall as part of her portion and subsequently married William Dauntesey.
Father: Thomas Langley
Mother: Cecily Davenport
- Margaret Langley b: 1538