Astley of Felfoot
ASTLEY, FRANCIS-DUKINFIELD-PALMER, Esq. of Felfoot, co. Lancaster, and Dukinfield Lodge, co. Chester, J.P. and D.L., high sheriff co. Chester, 1853; b. 24 April, 1825; m. 7 Oct. 1847, Gertrude-Emma, 2nd dau. of Colonel H.-D. Jones, royal engineers, and has issue,
I. FRANCIS-DUKINFIELD, b. 29 May, 1853.
Mr. Astley is son of the late Francis-Dukinfield Astley, Esq. (who d. 29 July, 1825), by Susan Palmer his wife, and grandson (by his 1st wife, Lady Dukinfield-Daniel) of John Astley, Esq., son of Richard Astley, a physician, who was cousin of Sir John Astley, Bart. of Patshull.
Arms-Az., a cinquefoil, erm.
Crest-Out of a ducal coronet, or, a plume of seven ostrich feathers, gu.
Seats-Fellfoot, Lancashire; and Dukinfield Lodge, Cheshire.
a.k.a. Burke's Landed Gentry, 1862