Alan III LA ZOUCHE, Of Ashby 
- Born: 9 Oct 1266, Moulton, Northamptonshire, England
- Marriage: Eleanor DE SEGRAVE 
- Died: Bef 25 Mar 1314, , , England
Another name for Alan was LA SUCHE.
Sources, Comments and Notes:
"ROGER la Zouche ([1240/42]-shortly before 15 Oct 1284). ... m ELA Longespee , daughter of STEPHEN Longuespee [Seneschal of Gascony, Justiciar of Ireland] & his wife Emmeline de Rydeleford (-before 19 Jul 1276). ... Roger & his wife had one child:
a) ALAN la Zouche of Ashby, Leicestershire (North Moulton 9 Oct 1266-before 25 Mar 1314). The Book of Lacock names "Alanus de la Souch, qui duxit…Alianoram filiam Nicholai de Segrave, de qua genuit Elam, Matildam, Elizabetham, Rogerum de la Souche" as son of "Rogerus de la Souch" and his wife Ela. A writ dated 20 Jul "4 Edw I", following the death of "Emelina countess of Ulster" names "Emelina the wife of Maurice son of Maurice and daughter of the said countess aged 24 and more and Alan son of Roger la Zouche who had to wife Ela elder daughter of the said countess aged 8 are her heirs". Inquisitions following a writ dated 20 Jun "17 Edw I" to enquire whether "Alan son and heir of Roger la Zusche..." was of full age record that he was born "at North Molton...was 21 on the day of St Denis 16 Edw I". He was summoned to parliament in 1299 whereby he is held to have become Lord Zouche. An inquisition held 24 Apr "7 Edw II", after the death of "Alan la Zousche alias la Zuche, la Souche", names "Ellen […the wife of Sir Nicholas de Sancto Mauro] and Maud […the wife of Sir Robert de Holand] his daughters are his next heirs and Maud the younger is aged 24…both aged 26 and more…and a younger daughter Elizabeth aged 20 who has taken the garb of the nuns at Brewode". Inquisitions following a writ dated 15 Oct "13 Edw I" following the death of "Roger la Suche alias la Zouche" name "Alan his son aged 18 on the day of St Denis 13 Edw I is his next heir".
m ELEANOR de Segrave, daughter of NICHOLAS de Segrave & his wife Matilda ---. The Book of Lacock names "Alianoram filiam Nicholai de Segrave" as wife of "Alanus de la Souch". Alan & his wife had four children:
i) ELLEN la Zouche ([1286/87]-)
ii) MATILDA la Zouche ([1289/90]-31 May 1349, bur Brackley).
iii) ELIZABETH la Zouche ([1293/94]-)
iv) ROGER la Zouche (-before 1314)."
Alan married Eleanor DE SEGRAVE  [MRIN: 1884], daughter of Nicholas DE SEGRAVE  and Matilda . (Eleanor DE SEGRAVE  was born about 1270 in , , England and died in , , England.)