BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT SHIRLEY 6TH EARL FERRERS 1723-1787

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: SHIRLEY

Descent English Royalty: 12G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 14G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 21G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 20 Jul 1723 Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers was born to Laurence Shirley (29) and Anne Clarges at St James'

On 26 Dec 1754 Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (31) and Catherine Cotton were married

On 21 Sep 1756 Robert Shirley 7th Earl Ferrers was born to Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (33) and Catherine Cotton

In 1757 Lawrence Rowland Ferrers Shirley was born to Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (33) and Catherine Cotton

On 13 Nov 1760 Washington Shirley 8th Earl Ferrers was born to Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (37) and Catherine Cotton

On 01 Oct 1778 Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (55) succeeded 6th Earl Ferrers

On 18 Apr 1787 Robert Shirley 6th Earl Ferrers (63) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Laurence Shirley (11G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Shirley (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Shirley (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Shirley (12G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Shirley (11G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Frances Berkeley (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Howard (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Lettice Knollys (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Frances Walsingham

4G GrandFather: Francis Walsingham

4G GrandMother: Ursula St Barbe

GrandMother: Elizabeth Washington

1G GrandFather: Laurence Washington

2G GrandFather: Lawrence Washington

3G GrandFather: Lawrence Washington

4G GrandFather: Lawrence Washington

Mother: Anne Clarges

GrandFather: Walter Clarges