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Hugh Shirley

Male Abt 1362 - 1403  (~ 41 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Hugh Shirley was born about 1362 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of Thomas de Shirley and Isabel de Meynell); died on 22 Jul 1403 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.

    Notes:

    Master of the Hawks to Henry IV. Grand Falconer of Ireland. Killed fighting for the king at Shrewsbury.

    Hugh married Beatrice Brewes before 1383. Beatrice (daughter of Peter de Brewes and Joan Howard) was born about 1366; died in 1440. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Joan Shirley
    2. Isabel Shirley
    3. Ralph Shirley was born on 23 Apr 1391 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England; died about 1443 in France; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Thomas de Shirley was born in in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of Ralph Shirley and Margaret de Waldershef); died in 1362; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Buried: Lady Chapel, Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England
    • Alternate death: Bef 1363

    Thomas married Isabel de Meynell. Isabel (daughter of Hugh de Meynell and Alice de Audley) died on 25 Apr 1393; was buried in Colmworth, Bedfordshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Isabel de Meynell (daughter of Hugh de Meynell and Alice de Audley); died on 25 Apr 1393; was buried in Colmworth, Bedfordshire, England.
    Children:
    1. 1. Hugh Shirley was born about 1362 in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England; died on 22 Jul 1403 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ralph Shirley was born in in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of James de Shirley and Agnes de Walton); died in 1327.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire 1278-79. Fought at Falkirk and in Wales.

    Ralph married Margaret de Waldershef. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Margaret de Waldershef (daughter of Walter de Waldershef and Joan Basinge).
    Children:
    1. 2. Thomas de Shirley was born in in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England; died in 1362; was buried in Collegiate Church of Newark, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

  3. 6.  Hugh de Meynell was born about 1302 in of Langley Meynell, Derbyshire, England (son of Hugh de Meynell and Joan de la Warde); died on 2 May 1363.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Derbyshire, 1329-30 and 1331. Knight of the shire for Staffordshire, 1337.

    Hugh married Alice de Audley between 31 Jul 1337 and 1340. Alice (daughter of Nicholas de Audley and Joan Martin) died after 1357. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Alice de Audley (daughter of Nicholas de Audley and Joan Martin); died after 1357.
    Children:
    1. 3. Isabel de Meynell died on 25 Apr 1393; was buried in Colmworth, Bedfordshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  James de Shirley was born in in of Ettington, Warwickshire, England (son of Sewallis de Eatington and Isabel Meysnyll).

    James married Agnes de Walton. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Agnes de Walton

    Notes:

    Said to have been "niece" of Simon de Walton, Bishop of Norwich.

    Children:
    1. 4. Ralph Shirley was born in in of Lower Ettington, Warwickshire, England; died in 1327.

  3. 10.  Walter de Waldershef

    Notes:

    Governor of High Peak Castle in Derbyshire.

    Walter married Joan Basinge. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Joan Basinge (daughter of John Basinge).
    Children:
    1. 5. Margaret de Waldershef

  5. 12.  Hugh de Meynell was born in in of Langley Meynell, Derbyshire, England.

    Hugh married Joan de la Warde. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Joan de la Warde (daughter of Robert de la Warde).
    Children:
    1. 6. Hugh de Meynell was born about 1302 in of Langley Meynell, Derbyshire, England; died on 2 May 1363.

  7. 14.  Nicholas de Audley was born on 11 Nov 1289 in of Heleigh in Audley, Staffordshire, England (son of Nicholas de Audley and Katherine Giffard); died on 28 Nov 1316.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 11 Nov 1292, of Heleigh in Audley, Staffordshire, England
    • Alternate death: Bef 9 Dec 1316

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament from 8 Jan 1313 to 25 Aug 1318 (by which latter date he had already died) by writs directed Nicholao de Audele.

    Nicholas married Joan Martin before 6 Jun 1313. Joan (daughter of William Martin and Eleanor fitz Reynold) died between Feb 1320 and 1 Aug 1322. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Joan Martin (daughter of William Martin and Eleanor fitz Reynold); died between Feb 1320 and 1 Aug 1322.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 27 Oct 1322

    Notes:

    Countess of Lincoln by virtue of her first marriage, to Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln.

    Children:
    1. 7. Alice de Audley died after 1357.
    2. James de Audley was born on 7 Jan 1314 in Kneesal, Nottinghamshire, England; died on 1 Apr 1386 in Heleigh in Audley, Staffordshire, England; was buried in Hulton Abbey, Staffordshire, England.