William Shirley b. 1788-90 Cropredy, Oxfordshire 

INFO FROM META-ANNE HUDSON   sent in 1992

William b. 1788-90 Cropredy (near Banbury), Oxfordshire, m. Ann Berry May 14, 1817 at Holy Trinity Church, Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire England. She was born 1795/6 Old Stratford, Warwickshire. They lived in the Village of Shottery, near Stratford Upon Avon.

Children

1. Edward bapt. July 13, 1818 Old Stratford, Warwickshire d. Aug 16, 1888 and is buried Stratford Upon Avon cemetery. He married Mary Blakeman Mar 31, 1840 Alcester, Warwickshire. She was born 1818 North Littleton, Worcester and died Sept 24, 1890 and was buried same cemetery. 

They lived in the Village of Shottery, Warwickshire.

children  born Old Stratford, Warwickshire

(1). Eliza bapt. May 16, 1841 (she may have been born in 1836 as she was was 5 yrs old in 1841 census). Died Jan 10, 1910, buried Feckenham, Worcestershire. She married James Bradshaw and they lived Dagtail End. 

(2). Sarah bapt. Feb 12, 1843 m. George Ashfield Oct 12, 1861 Holy Trinity Church Stratford Upon Avon. Parents of  7 children.

(3). Ann 1844

(4). George bapt April 18, 1847 died June 17, 1919 buried Tardebigge Church, married Mary Jane Salmons Nov 9,1868 Coughton, Warwickshire

children

A. ____

B. ____

C. Nellie 1878 d. Mar 18, 1959 m. Sam Terry. They lived Moseley, Birmingham (4 children)

D. Pollie 1880 m. Jack Cole (3 children)

E. Edward Dec 29, 1883 d. Mar 1969 m. Isobell (Bella). They lived Rochester, Kent Co. in the 1930's (at least 2 children).

(5). William bapt. Aug 12, 1849 d. Feb 11, 1925 buried Stratford upon Avon cemetery, m. Eliza Malin Nov 6, 1872 at Bidford On Avon, Warwickshire.

children

A. George Edward June 25, 1873 Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire

B. William Henry Oct 11, 1874  Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire, m. Florence Goodwin (2 children)

C. Charles 1876 d. May 4, 1904 buried Stratford Upon Avon cemetery

D. Mary Ann (Annie) Aug 16, 1879 d. Aug 3, 1971 buried Coventry, m. Albert Edward Parker Whiting Dec 27, 1902 at Stratford Upon Avon. (4 children).

E. Alfred 1880 ? m. Jessie Screwby lived Stratford upon Avon. (2 children)

F. Albert Frank bapt. Feb 20, 1889 Stratford Upon Avon, m. Alice ____. (2 children)

(6). Harriet bapt. Dec 28, 1851 m. William Heear Dec 1, 1875  (1 child)

(7). John born April 20, 1854 m. Rebecca Barton July 18, 1875 Dudley, Stratford upon Avon. She was born Oct 20, 1857 West Bromich, Staffordshire. They imigrated to Australia between 1875 and 1883.

children

A. Harriet Aug 18, 1883 Sodwalls, NSW d. June 5, 1969 Riverstone NSW Australia. Never married.

B. Edward Oct 24, 1885 Sodwalls, NSW Australia D. SEpt 6, 1928 buried Field of Mars cemetery, m. Angelina (Jess) Irving. 

(8). Charles bapt. Jan 21, 1857 no info

2. Suzannah bapt. April 1, 1821

3. Mary 1822

4. Sarah bapt. Feb 24, 1825

5. George bapt. Oct 16, 1828 m. Harriett ___. They lived in Village of Shottery

children

(1). Jane bapt. May 27, 1855

(2). Caleb bapt. Dec 27, 1857

(3). Thomas bapt. Mar 11, 1862

(4). James bapt. Mar 27,1864

(5). William bapt. May 16, 1869  

6. William bapt. April 22, 1832

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