Lu16 John Ludlow

    Lu16 John Ludlow was the son of William Ludlow Lu17 and Margaret Rymer, dau. and heiress of William Rymer.
    Born:  About 1425 
    Married: about 1455 Lora Ringwood, b. 1440, dau. of Thomas Ringwood of Ringwood, Hants. and Isabel Feteplace.
    Died: 10 Dec. 1487 aged 62.
    Bur. at St. Thomas á Becket, Salisbury, Wilts.
    He resided at Ludgershall and at Salisbury
    Extensive earthworks remain from a 12th century castle along with one of the wall towers. It was used for a time as a royal hunting lodge, but fell into decay after the 15th century. 
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    John Ludlow may have been the constable of Ludgershall Castle in the last years of its use. It may have been damaged during the War of Roses or in earlier battles and hence no longer used and become increasingly dilapidated during and after this period.
    There does not seem to have been a Manor House there.

    Lu15 John Ludlow,
    Lu15-2 Elizabeth Ludlowe, m. Robert Baynard, bur. at Lacock Church, Wilts.
    ?Lu15-3 Stirnet shows Benedicta Ludlowe as a daughter of Sir John Ludlowe and wife of Sir Richard Vernon of Haddon, b 1394-5, d 1451, Speaker)

    Ludgershall Castle

Ludlow 1
Ludlow 2