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People Connected to Staffordshire

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  • Joseph Salt (c.1825 - 1897)
    Age 75 when he died according to the tomb stone
  • Sir Hervey fitz Bagot (c.1145 - 1214)
    Became, on his marriage, Baron de Stafford !From the eldest son, on whom the title devolved, where descended the subsequent Barons of stafford, and the Dukes of Buckingham of the first creation.
  • Sir Hervey de Stafford (c.1178 - c.1237)
    D: I65133 Name: Hervey de Stafford Given Name: Hervey de Surname: Stafford Sex: M Birth: Abt 1160-1170 Death: 12 May 1237 Change Date: 21 Sep 2005 at 15:22 Marriage 1 Petronilla De Fe...
  • Robert de Stafford (c.1220 - 1261)
    Father: Hervey de Stafford b: Abt 1160-1170 Mother: Petronilla De Ferrers b: Abt 1170 Marriage 1 Alice Corbet b: 1228 "Knights of Edward I," Publications of the Harleian Society, Vol. 83 (1931)...
  • Sir Nicholas de Stafford (c.1246 - 1287)
    Nicholas was a Knight whose son Edmund became the first Baron Stafford. His manors included Offley, Schelbedon and Bradley in Staffordshire. His wife was a daughter of Geoffrey de Langley. Nicholas die...

People Connected to Staffordshire

Historic County of England

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Please add the earliest head of the family to the list of Staffordshire Families on Geni below and link their profiles to the project. These would usually be male! Anyone else with links to Staffordshire can be linked to the project but not added to the list below - please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

People connected to Staffordshire can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

These are accommodated by the project Historical Staffordshire which covers the History of Staffordshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown. Those people of note with connections to the county are to be listed in. Staffordshire - Famous People


People from Staffordshire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Staffordshire families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

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Heads of Staffordshire Families on Geni

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Emigrants from Staffordshire

Please add the names of people from Staffordshire who settled in the "New World"


South America

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South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa

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