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'Audley Pedigrees' by A L Reade

In the 1920s George Audley (see photograph below) of Liverpool commissioned A L Reade to undertake research into the Audley surname. As a result of this work a 20-chapter book titled ‘Audley Pedigrees' was privately published.

250 copies were produced of which 247 copies were presented to various libraries.

When A.L. Reade died in in 1950 all his research records were deposited in the 'Special Collections & Archives' section of Liverpool University Sydney Jones Library.

The family trees presented on the 'Family Tree' page of this website: includes and extends the information contained within Chapters 8, 11, 14, & 20 of 'Audley pedigrees' and incudes previously unpublished research by A L Reade.

'Audley Pedigrees' by A.L. Reade
To see which Libraries and Universities were presented with copies of 'Audley Pedigrees' by A.L. Reade please pdfclick here
pdfNotes and Queries Notes and Queries is a small publication published 12th November 1927 by A L Reade. This document was essentially a request by the author for additional information about 'The Audley Family'.

pdfChapter 1

Audley of Welbourn and Grantham (Co. Lincs) and of Upwell (Co. Norfolk)


pdfChapter 11

Audley of Audley of Wiltshire, and of Swaffham (Co. Norfolk)

The information in this chapter forms part of  Audley Family Z on the family tree page of this website

pdfChapter 2

Audley of Audley of Great Gransden (Co. Huntingdon) and of Houghton Conquest (Co.Bedford)


pdfChapter 12

Hugh Audley, the "Usurer"

Please also see the  file below that discusses whether the name of Hugh Audley's mother was Margaret or Maudelin

pdf Margaret or Maudelin

The information in this chapter forms part of Audley Family X on the family tree page of this website

pdfChapter 3

Audley of Audley of Roxton (Co. Bedford) and Huntington'


pdfChapter 13

John "Awdelay", the London Printer

pdfChapter 4

Audley of Henlow (Co. Bedford) and of London


pdfChapter 14

Audley of Audley, (Co. Staffs.) and of Nantwich (Co. Chester)

The information in this chapter forms part of  Audley Family T on the family tree page of this website 

pdfChapter 5

Audley of Buckingham and Fulham


pdfChapter 15

Audley of Marlborough

pdfChapter 6

Audley of Husborne Crawley (Co. Bedford)


pdfChapter 16

Audley of Holborn,and of Beccles, Co. Suffolk

pdfChapter 7

Audley of Patrington-in-Holderness (Co. Yorks.)


pdfChapter 17

Audley of Audley of London and Rotherhide

pdfChapter 8

Audley of Alrewas (Co. Staffs.) and of Birmingham

The information in this chapter forms part of  Audley Family U on the family tree page of this website 


pdfChapter 18

Audley of St. Dunstan-in-the-East, and of Stepney

pdfChapter 9

Audley of Berechurch (Co. Essex) The Lord Chancellor's Line


pdfChapter 19

 Audley of Hitchin

pdfChapter 10

Audley of St Ives, Co. Hunts


pdfChapter 20

 Audley of Liverpool

The information in this chapter forms the basis of  Audley Families A, B, C, D, E, F, G in the Family Tree pages of this website 


{G50} George Audley who funded 'Audley Pedigrees' by A L Reade

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