Parnel Digby

1470–
Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Parnel

When Parnel Digby was born in 1470, in Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Sir John Digby, was 15 and her mother, Lady Catherine Griffin, was 20. She had at least 7 sons and 2 daughters with George Ashby. She died in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Parnel Digby
1470–
George Ashby
1455–
Tristam Ashby
1519–1593
WILLIAM ASHBY
1520–
Edward Ashby
1521–
Thomas Ashby
1522–
Agnes Ashby
1500–
Barbara Ashby
1507–1598
Charles Ashby
1512–
John Ashby
1515–
ROBERT ASHBY
1517–1557

Spouse & Children

  • Female1470–Female

  • George Ashby

    Male1455–Male

children

(9)

  • Female1507–1598Female

  • Charles Ashby

    Male1512–Male

  • Male1515–Male

  • ROBERT ASHBY

    Male1517–1557Male

  • Tristam Ashby

    Male1519–1593Male

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Digby in Lincolnshire, named from Old Norse dík ‘dike’, ‘ditch’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Visitation of the County of Leicestershire
  • The Visitation of the County of Leicestershire taken in 1619 by William Camden

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