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Elizabeth Shirley (Guildford)

Also Known As: "Elizabeth (Guildford) Isley", "Gilford", "Guilford", "Dame Elizabeth Sherley"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Groombridge, Kent, England
Death: Died in Sundridge, Kent, England
Place of Burial: Sundridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Richard Guildford and Anne de Pympe
Wife of Thomas Isley; William Stafford and Sir Richard Sherley of Wiston
Mother of Elizabeth Isley and Mary Shirley
Sister of George Guildford; Sir Edward Guildford, MP; Fredeswith Lady Browne; Philippa Guildford and Maria Guildford
Half sister of Sir Henry Guildford, KG, MP

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About Elizabeth Shirley

Sir Richard Shirley married 2nd on 28 JUN 1525 to Elizabeth Guildford (she was the widow of either Isley or Stafford.) Daughter of Sir Richard Gifford of Sussex (No children by this marriage).

Children include

  1. Mary Isley b: 1520 in Sundridge, Kent. Married William Shirley b 1510 her step brother ("Her mother was her father in law's second wife, it seems.")

Notes

  • MEM: Wiston, Sussex: Kneeling relief figure with husband Richard Shelley
  • Also married (2nd) William Stafford. (Would have had to have married between 1518 and 1525?)

Sources

  1. Visitation of Kent 1619-21
  2. Will of Sir Richard Sherley of Wiston 1540 (see Link 1 and doc attached). "to wife Dame Elizabeth ..."

Links

  1. http://www.shirleyassociation.com/NewShirleySite/NonMembers/England/Lineages/wiston_pedigree.html
  2. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ancestorsearch&id=I14509
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Elizabeth Shirley's Timeline

1494
1494
Groombridge, Kent, England
1510
1510
Age 16
Sundridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom
1510
Age 16
Kent, England
1512
1512
Age 18
Sundridge, Kent, England
1515
1515
Age 21
Sundridge, Kent, England
1518
1518
Age 21
1525
June 28, 1525
Age 21
Wiston, West Sussex, England
1947
January 15, 1947
Age 21
1956
May 16, 1956
Age 21
May 16, 1956
Age 21