Biography of Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717

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

On 06 Nov 1656 Robert Shirley 4th Baronet Staunton Harold 1623-1656 (33) died from poisoning, probably, in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London.

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 Baroness Ferrers Chartley -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 Baroness Ferrers Chartley -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 Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1693.

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

In 1677 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (26) succeeded as 14th Baron Ferrers Chartley. Elizabeth Washington Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1693 by marriage Baroness 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 Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1693.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

On 02 Oct 1693 Elizabeth Washington Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1693 died.

On Aug 1699 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (48) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (18) were married. Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (18) by marriage Baroness Ferrers Chartley.

In 1700 Robert Shirley 1700-1738 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (49) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (18).

On 02 Jul 1701 Selina Shirley 1701-1777 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (50) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (20).

On 20 Nov 1702 Mary Shirley 1702-1771 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (52) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (21).

In 1704 George Shirley 1704- was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (53) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (22).

On 23 Oct 1705 George Shirley 1705-1787 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (55) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (24).

On 05 May 1707 Frances Shirley 1707-1778 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (56) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (26).

On 24 May 1708 Anne Shirley 1708-1779 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (57) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (27).

In 1709 Sewallis Shirley 1709-1765 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (58) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (27).

In 1711 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (60) was created 1st Earl Ferrers. Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (29) by marriage Countess Ferrers.

On 19 Aug 1711 Stuarta Shirley 1711-1767 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (60) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (30).

On 12 Mar 1712 John Shirley 1712-1768 was born to Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (61) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (30).

On 25 Dec 1717 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (67) died. His granddaughter Elizabeth Shirley Countess Northampton 1694-1741 (23) succeeded as 14th Baron Ferrers Chartley.

On 20 Mar 1762 Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (80) died.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Shirley

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 25 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 21 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 17 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 11 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Robert Shirley 4th Baronet Staunton Harold 1623-1656 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Henry Shirley 2nd Baronet Staunton Harold 1588-1623 9 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: George Shirley 1st Baronet Staunton Harold 1559-1622 12 x Great Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Shirley 1533-1570 11 x Great Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Shirley 1515-1571 10 x Great Grandson of Henry "Curtmantle" II King England 1133-1189


Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Giffard 1490-1571


Great GrandMother: Frances Berkeley 1564-1595 8 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley 1534-1613 7 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1505-1534 6 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Savage Baroness Berkeley 1496-1546 7 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandMother: Katherine Howard Baroness Berkeley 1538-1596 7 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Howard 1516-1547 7 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Frances Vere 1517-1577 6 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux Baronetess Staunton Harold 10 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 1565-1601 9 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 8 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Devereux 1513-1547 7 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings 1516-1541 7 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandMother: Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 8 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Knollys 1512-1596


Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Carey 1524-1569 7 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Frances Walsingham Countess Essex 1567-1633 9 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Francis Walsingham 1532-1590 8 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Walsingham -1534


Great x 3 GrandMother: Joyce Denny 1506-1560 7 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandMother: Ursula St Barbe 1532-1602


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry St Barbe of Ashington Somerset 1504-1567