Biography of Bishop John Harley 1728-1788

On 16 Mar 1725 (possibly 1724) [his father] Edward Harley 3rd Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer 1699-1755 (age 26) and [his mother] Martha Morgan Countess of Oxford and Mortimer 1699-1744 (age 26) were married at St Anne's Church, Soho [Map].

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On 04 Jan 1744 [his mother] Martha Morgan Countess of Oxford and Mortimer 1699-1744 (age 45) died.

On 20 Feb 1773 [his son] Edward Harley 5th Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer 1773-1848 was born to Bishop John Harley (age 44).

In 1778 Bishop John Harley (age 49) was appointed Dean Chapel Royal Windsor.

In 1787 Bishop John Harley (age 58) was appointed Bishop of Hereford.

On 07 Jan 1788 Bishop John Harley (age 59) died.

Family Trees of Bishop John Harley 1728-1788

Paternal Family Tree: Harley

Royal Ancestors of Bishop John Harley 1728-1788

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of King Edmund "Ironside" I of England

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 17 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 22 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth

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

Kings England: Great x 12 Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France

Ancestors of Bishop John Harley 1728-1788

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Harley of Brampton Bryan

Great x 3 Grandfather: Thomas Harley

Great x 2 Grandfather: Robert Harley 10 x Great Grand Son of King John "Lackland" of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Andrew Corbet 8 x Great Grand Son of King John "Lackland" of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Margaret Corbet 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King John "Lackland" of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Edward Harley 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Conway of Arrow

Great x 3 Grandfather: Edward Conway 1st Viscount Conway 7 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Helen Greville 6 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: Brilliana Conway 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

GrandFather: Edward Harley 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Father: Edward Harley 3rd Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer 1699-1755 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Richard Foley

Great x 3 Grandfather: Richard Foley

Great x 2 Grandfather: Thomas Foley

Great x 4 Grandfather: William Brindley of Willenhal

Great x 3 Grandmother: Alice Brindley

Great x 1 Grandfather: Thomas Foley

GrandMother: Sarah Foley

Bishop John Harley 1728-1788 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Thomas Morgan

Great x 3 Grandfather: William Morgan

Great x 2 Grandfather: Thomas Morgan of Machen

Great x 1 Grandfather: William Morgan 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Arthur Hopton of Witham Friary 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Robert Hopton of Witham 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Rachael Hall

Great x 2 Grandmother: Rachel Hopton 10 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

GrandFather: John Morgan of Tredegar 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 1 Grandmother: Blanche Morgan

Mother: Martha Morgan Countess of Oxford and Mortimer 1699-1744 13 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

GrandMother: Martha Vaughan