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Robert Offley

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)
Death: May 16, 1625 (63)
St. Bennets Gracechurch Parish, Langbourn Ward, London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)
Place of Burial: Newham, City of London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Offley and Rose Offley
Husband of Anne Offley
Father of Abigail Offley; Sarah Yeardly; Edward Offley; Thomas Offley; Hewett Offley and 7 others
Brother of Ursula Brooke and Elizabeth Offley
Half brother of Thomas Rose; daughter Hewitt and Susan Rolfe

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About Robert Offley

Robert Offley, was a Turkey Merchant, residing in Gracechurch street. He married, February 3, 1588-89, Anne, the daughter of Sir Edward Osborne, Knt., who died 1591, Lord Mayor of London, 1583, and of Anne, his wife, the daughter of Sir William Hewitt, Knt., also Lord Mayor of London. Anne Osborne's brother, Sir Hewitt Osborne, was the grandfather of the first Duke of Leeds. She was baptized March 25, 1570, and was buried, January 14, 1653-54, and her husband, Robert Offley, was buried May 16, 1525. They had six sons and as many daughters.

According to Virginia Heraldica: A registry of Virginia Heraldry Entitled to Coat Armor:

Father's Generation (3rd): Robert Offley, eldest son of the 2nd marriage, born at Chester, removed to London and was buried at St. Benet's, 29 April 1596.

Robert's Generation (4th): Robert Offley, married 3 February 1598 to Anne Osborne; he died 16 May 1625. Anne Osborne was the daughter of Sir Edward Osborne, Knt, Lord Mayor of London, in 1565.

Child's Generation (5th): Sara Offley, wife of Adam Thorowgood, member of the Virginia Council in 1637.

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Robert Offley's Timeline

June 18, 1561
London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)
June 18, 1561
St. Michael Bassishaw, London, England, United Kingdom
February 8, 1590
Age 28
January 3, 1591
Age 29
March 5, 1593
Age 31
London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)
August 29, 1594
Age 33
London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)
November 2, 1595
Age 34
October 26, 1600
Age 39
February 14, 1602
Age 40
London, Middlesex, England, (Present UK)