Anthony Stylleman of the same place and conte gent sone and heire to Robert Stylleman maryed xpiane doughter to edmonde Leverseige of Valleys in the county of Somersett esquier and by her had yssue Rychard Stylleman his eldist sone William Stylleman second sone Robert Stylleman thyrde sone Jone Katheryn and elynor and the said Katheryn was maryed to ....twyno of Glostershire - extracted from the records of the College of Arms London - (signed) James Frere, Chester, Chester Herald

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Succeeded his father Robert as bailiff to the Abbess of Romsey - Steeple Ashton Village History and Guide.

On 14/2/1491 he was admitted to Lincoln's Inn and was Escheator of the Inn 1491/2 and remained practicing in London until 1500 when he was granted land by the Abbess of Romsey Abbey (Ref. Black Book of Lincoln).
In 1491/2 he was Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wiltshire County (Wilts) (Ref J.C. Wedgewood History of Parliament 1439-1540 Biographies P.810).
In 1500 Anthony bought certain land from the Abbess, and about this time built the house. (Ashton House, opp. The Green and next to present Post Office) On 26/6/1502 he was appointed Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Wilts and held office until death.
In 1504 he was executor of the Will of Robert Tocotes of Wardour who had been M.P. for Calne in 1478 and had received Royal Pardon as of Devizes.
In 1513 he was one of the arbitrators in the Mayoral election strife at Devizes. (Ref to last 3 items - Letters and papers Hy. VIII-XXI)


Children of Anthony Stylleman
and ???


Anthony Stylleman
Born: circa 1492
Place: Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England
Died:
Place: Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England
Married: Christian Leversedge
Born: circa 1503
Place: Valleys, Somerset County, England
Died:
Place:
Date Married: circa 1519


John Stylleman
Born: circa 1494
Place: Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England
Died: 9 Sep 1548
Place: Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England
Married: ???
Born: circa 1496
Place: Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England
Died:
Place:
Date Married: circa 1513

Referred to as John (Senior) Stylleman to distinguish him from John, son of Richard, or any other John Stylleman who concurrently resided in the house of Steeple Ashton.

The information contained in this page is based on STILLMAN GENEOLOGY from Steeple Ashton complied by Geoffrey Stillman of Australia in 1969 and received from Raymond W. Stillman of Holt, Trowbridge, Wiltshire County, England in 1984.
Of great importance as references are a GEDCOM provided by Robin Stillman
, a GEDCOM provided by Christopher Stillman and a GEDCOM provided by William Murray Mark Stillman provided the Steeple Ashton history article reference