AYLWORTH, Ashton (d. by 1602), of St. Andrew's, Holborn, London.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

1st s. of John Aylworth, and bro. of Edward. educ. G. Inn 1565. m. by 1580, Anne, da. of Thomas Fleetwood of The Vache, Bucks., at least 1da. suc. fa. 1575.

Offices Held


Aylworth came into Parliament for Newport through his father’s position as a duchy of Cornwall official. On 30 Jan. 1576 he was returned for Wells vicehis father, who had died the previous month. The exact date of Aylworth’s own death has not been established: it was before October 1602.

Rylands Eng. ms 311; Lipscomb, Bucks. iii. 227; Wells act bk. 3, f. 108; Lond. Mar. Lics. (Harl. Soc. xxv), p. 272; PCC 4 Carew.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: W.J.J.