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Sir Ralph Shirley
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Birth: 1410
Derbyshire, England
Death: 1466
Derbyshire, England


Ralph Shirley of Staunton Harold and Constable of Melbourne Castle.

Married 2nd Elizabeth Blount
Born: c 1416; Died Abt. 1455

2. Elizabeth (source: visitation of Sussex)
2. Alice (source: visitation of Sussex)
2. Anne (source: visitation of Sussex)
2. Sanchia (source: visitation of Sussex)
2. Margeret (source: visitation of Sussex)
2. Ralph Shirley Esq. b_________d 1510


Son and heir to Sir Ralph Shirley and Joan Basset, grandson of Sir Hugh Shirley and Beatrice Brewes, Thomas Basset and Margery Meringe.

Husband of Margaret Staunton, daughter of John Staunton of Staunton-Harrold in Breedon, Leicestershire and John, daughter of Sir Ralph de Meynell. They married 01 Sept 1423 by papal dispensation dated 02 Apr 1423, and had one son, John.

Secondly, husband of Elizabeth Blount, daughter of Sir John Blount, They had one son and five daughters; Ralph, Elizabeth, Alice, Sanche, Anne and Margaret.

Thirdly, husband of Lucy Ashton, the daughter of Sir John Ashton and widow of Sir John Byron, slain at the Battle of St Albans in 1455. They married after 1455, and had no issue.

Information provided by Anne Shurtleff Stevens (#46947920)


Family links: 
  Ralph Shirley (1391 - 1443)
  Lucy Ashton Shirley (____ - 1482)*
  Ralph Shirley (____ - 1510)*
  John Shirley (1426 - 1485)*
  Beatrice Shirley Brome (____ - 1483)*
  Ralph Shirley (1410 - 1466)
*Calculated relationship
All Saints Churchyard
Derbyshire Dales District
Derbyshire, England
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Record added: Jul 11, 2012
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Sir Ralph Shirley
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In Memory of My 17th Great Grandfather.
- Margaret Hamby
 Added: Apr. 24, 2016
In honor of my 17th great grandfather, through your son, John.
- Steven Dunn
 Added: Nov. 16, 2015
Thinking of you my 14th great grandfather.
- Heattown
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015
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