BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT SHIRLEY 1ST EARL FERRERS 1650-1717

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Shirley

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 20 Oct 1650 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 was born to Robert Shirley 4th Baronet Staunton Harold 1623-1656 (27)

Around 1662 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (11) educated Christ Church College

Around 1671. John Michael Wright 1617-1694 (53) . Portrait of Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (20) .

On 28 Dec 1671 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (21) and Elizabeth Washington -1693 were married

On 04 Sep 1673 Robert Shirley 1673-1699 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (22) and Elizabeth Washington -1693 at Staunton Harold Hall, Staunton Harold, Leicestershire

On 25 Nov 1674 Elizabeth Shirley 1674-1677 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (24) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 31 May 1676 Katherine Shirley 1676-1679 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (25) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

In 1677 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (26) succeeded 13th Baron Ferrers Chartley

On 22 Jun 1677 Washington Shirley 2nd Earl Ferrers 1677-1729 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (26) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 20 Jun 1678 Elizabeth Shirley 1678-1740 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (27) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 12 Nov 1679 Anne Eleanora Shirley 1679-1754 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (29) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 17 Feb 1680 Katherine Shirley 1680-1736 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (29) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 09 Apr 1682 Charles Shirley 1682-1682 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (31) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 25 May 1683 Dorothy Shirley 1683-1721 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (32) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 21 Jun 1684 Charles Shirley 1684-1685 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (33) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 13 Jul 1685 Lewis Shirley 1685-1710 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (34) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 21 Oct 1686 George Shirley 1686-1694 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (36) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 05 Feb 1687 Barbara Shirley 1687-1768 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (36) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 23 Apr 1689 Ferrers Shirley 1689-1707 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (38) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 27 May 1690 Walter Shirley 1690-1694 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (39) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 14 Nov 1691 Henry Shirley 3rd Earl Ferrers 1691-1745 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (41) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On 26 Sep 1693 Laurence Shirley 1693-1743 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (42) and Elizabeth Washington -1693

On Aug 1699 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (48) and Selina Finch were married

In 1700 Robert Shirley 1700-1738 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (49) and Selina Finch

On 02 Jul 1701 Selina Shirley 1701-1777 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (50) and Selina Finch

On 20 Nov 1702 Mary Shirley 1702-1771 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (52) and Selina Finch

In 1704 George Shirley 1704- was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (53) and Selina Finch

On 23 Oct 1705 George Shirley 1705-1787 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (55) and Selina Finch

On 05 May 1707 Frances Shirley 1707-1778 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (56) and Selina Finch

On 24 May 1708 Anne Shirley 1708-1779 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (57) and Selina Finch

In 1709 Sewallis Shirley 1709-1765 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (58) and Selina Finch

In 1711 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (60) was created 1st Earl Ferrers

On 19 Aug 1711 Stuarta Shirley 1711-1767 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (60) and Selina Finch

On 12 Mar 1712 John Shirley 1712-1768 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (61) and Selina Finch

On 25 Dec 1717 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (67) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Shirley 4th Baronet Staunton Harold 1623-1656

GrandFather: Henry Shirley 2nd Baronet Staunton Harold 1588-1623

1G GrandFather: George Shirley 1st Baronet Staunton Harold 1559-1622

2G GrandFather: John Shirley 1533-1570

3G GrandFather: Francis Shirley 1515-1571

4G GrandFather: Ralph Shirley 1461-1516

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Giffard 1490-1571

4G GrandFather: John Giffard 1466-1556

1G GrandMother: Frances Berkeley 1564-1595

2G GrandFather: Henry Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1534-1613

3G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1505-1534

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley 1472-1533

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Constable

3G GrandMother: Anne Savage 1515-1564

4G GrandFather: John Savage

4G GrandMother: Anne Bostock

2G GrandMother: Katherine Howard 1538-1596

3G GrandFather: Henry Howard 1516-1547

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford 1497-1558

3G GrandMother: Frances Vere 1517-1577

4G GrandFather: John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Trussell

GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux

1G GrandFather: Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 1565-1601

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576

3G GrandFather: Richard Devereux 1513-1547

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford 1488-1558

4G GrandMother: Mary Grey 1491-1538

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings

4G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544

4G GrandMother: Anne Stafford 1483-1544

2G GrandMother: Lettice Knollys 1543-1634

3G GrandFather: Francis Knollys 1512-1596

4G GrandFather: Robert Knollys -1521

3G GrandMother: Catherine Carey 1524-1569

4G GrandFather: William Carey 1500-1528

4G GrandMother: Mary Boleyn 1499-1543

1G GrandMother: Frances Walsingham 1567-1633

2G GrandFather: Francis Walsingham 1532-1590

3G GrandFather: William Walsingham -1534

4G GrandFather: James Walsingham 1462-1540

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Writtle 1464-1540

3G GrandMother: Joyce Denny 1506-1560

4G GrandFather: Edmund Denny Chief Baron 1457-1520

4G GrandMother: Mary Troutbeck

2G GrandMother: Ursula St Barbe