The Kings Candlesticks - Family Trees
WASSE [18750]
Rev Dr Thomas BOVEY of Stow Cambridge. [3062]
Catherine SHAW [4169]
John WASSE of Stafford [4168]
(-Bef 1807)
Dame Catherine DAVIS-BOVEY [3061]
Sir John ALSTON [4170]
(Abt 1760-1807)


Family Links

1. Elizabeth WASSE [4171]

Sir John ALSTON [4170]

  • Born: Abt 1760
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth WASSE [4171] on 8 Feb 1787
  • Died: 20 Feb 1807 aged about 47

bullet   Another name for John was John WASSE.


bullet  General Notes:

John assumed the Alston name and title, he was a Fellow Commoner of Christ College Cambridge. He died aged 44 his will in the name of John Wasse of Stowe Hall co Cambridgeshire lately of New Cavendish St, St Mary-le-Bow MDX, was dated 25 Aug 1790 with Codicil in the name of Sir John Alston dated 14 Nov 1795, it was proved PCC 11 Apr 1807.
Ref PROB11/1458 Q256
Copy on file 2003 to be transcribed

1807 Feb 20, aet 45. Sir John Alston Bart. issue a dau. only. The title devolves on his brother now Sir Chas. Alston Bart.
This was a case of Baronetcy by assumption, writes Cresswell.
Alston (John). Sir. Captain, Cambridgeshire Militia. Letters, etc., to the 3rd Lord Harwicke 1793-1795.


John married Elizabeth WASSE [4171] [MRIN: 1442], daughter of Charles WASSE [4172] and Unknown, on 8 Feb 1787. (Elizabeth WASSE [4171] died before 16 Sep 1852.)

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