Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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The SHIRLEY Family of Sussex


My Shirley Ancestors

Family Group Pages

Other Web Sites



Horsted Keynes




My Shirley Ancestors

I may have 2 links into the Shirley or Sherley tree.

The most recent is with a possible 6x Great Grandmother, Sarah Shirley who married Thomas Bennett in Horsted Keynes, Sussex in 1741.

My second link is with a 7x Great Grandmother, Bridget Sherley who married Henry Purvey in Shermanbury, Sussex in 1691.



My first line

of descent














Sarah Shirley



Ann Bennet



Mary Ann Pearce



Hannah Sawyers


Thomas Setford



Thomas William Tullett



Thomas William Tullett



My second line

of descent


Anthony Shirley



Richard Shirley



Edward Sherly



Bridget Sherley



Bridget Purvey



Samuel Lelliott



Naomi Lelliott



Ruth Woolgar



Eliza Stillaway



William Stillaway



Annie Elsie Stillaway



Eileen Isabel Tullett


Mandy Willard


(click on a name to go to their family group page)




Family Group Pages

Edward Sherly (1620-1681) and Alice Curtis (1629-?)

Henry Purvey (1665-1711) and Bridget Sherley (1668-1745)

Thomas Bennett (c1717-1799) and Sarah Shirley (c1720-?)


Other Web Sites


None for the moment.


This page was updated on 20 May 2012