BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN SHIRLEY 1533-1570

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Descent French Royalty: 16G Grandson Henry I King France

EVENTS

In 1533 John Shirley 1533-1570 was born to Francis Shirley 1515-1571 (17) and Dorothy Giffard 1490-1571 (42) at Staunton Harold, Leicestershire

On 23 Apr 1559 George Shirley 1559-1622 was born to John Shirley 1533-1570 (26)

After 1570. Monument to John Shirley 1533-1570 in Church of St Mary and St Hardulph, Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire. Elizabethan Period. Sculpted by Richard and Gabriel Royley of Burton upon Trent

On 12 Sep 1570 John Shirley 1533-1570 (37) died at Staunton Harold, Leicestershire

After 12 Sep 1570 John Shirley 1533-1570 was buried at Church of St Mary and St Hardulph, Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire

ANCESTRY

Father: Francis Shirley 1515-1571 (10G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

GrandFather: Ralph Shirley 1461-1516 (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: John Shirley 1429-1485

2G GrandFather: Ralph Shirley 1413-1466

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Willoughby 1433-1487 (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Hugh Willoughby 1380-1448 (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Willoughby 1357-1395 (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Willoughby 1340-1414 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Somerville

3G GrandMother: Isabel Annesley 1378-1416

4G GrandFather: Hugh Annesley 1375-1429

4G GrandMother: Benedicta Babington 1368-1426

2G GrandMother: Isabel Foljambe 1395-1417

3G GrandFather: Thomas Foljambe 1355-1433

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Foljambe 1344-1376

4G GrandMother: Margaret Villiers 1347-1398

3G GrandMother: Margaret Loudham

4G GrandFather: John Loudham

Mother: Dorothy Giffard 1490-1571

GrandFather: John Giffard 1466-1556

1G GrandFather: Robert Giffard 1420-1486

2G GrandFather: Thomas Giffard 1383-1420

3G GrandFather: John Giffard 1316-1365

4G GrandFather: Edmond Giffard