The Ligon Family and Connections p 174-181

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16. GEORGE LYGON, a descendant of the deBracy family, owners of the Manor of Madresfield, in Worchestershire, which manor still remains in the possession of the Lygon family, and is now the seat of Sir William Lygon, 8th Earl Beauchamp, of Powyck. This worthy family came to England with William the Conqueror in 1066 and, having fought under the standard of Normandy, received two lions passant for their Arms.

15. William Lygon, born at Madresfield Court, Malvern, Worcestershire, living in 1342 married Margaret

14. RIchard Lygon, born at Madresfield Court, the first Lygon mentioned in the Madresfield Muniments, married and had

13. Thomas Lygon, born at Madresfield Court, married 1419 (13) Joan Braci (deBracy) who was descended from William de Bracy, lord of Madresfield