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Joan (Burley) Littleton (abt. 1420 - 1505)

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Joan Littleton formerly Burley aka Chetwind
Born about in Broomscroft Castle, Shropshire, Englandmap
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Daughter of and
Wife of — married in Staffordshire Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Englandmap
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Biography

Father William Burley, Esq., Speaker of the House of Commons, Sheriff of Shropshire d. 12 Dec 1470

Mother Ellen de Grendon[1]

Joan Burley was born circa 1420 at of Broomscroft Castle, Shropshire, England.

A settlement for the marriage Joan Burley and Sir Philip Chetwynd, Sheriff of Staffordshire, Governor of Bayonne, Lt. of Calais was made on 28 June 1442 at of West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England.[2]

Joan Burley married Sir Thomas Littleton/Westcott, Lord Tixhall, Deputy Sheriff of Worcestershire, Justice of the Common Pleas, son of Thomas Wescote, Esq. and Elizabeth de Lyttleton, in August 1445; They had 3 sons (Sir William; Richard; & Thomas) & 2 daughters (Ellen & Alice).

Joan Burley died on 22 March 1505.[3]

Family 1

  • Sir Philip Chetwynd, Sheriff of Staffordshire, Governor of Bayonne, Lt. of Calais b. c 1415, d. 10 May 1444

Family 2

  • Sir Thomas Littleton/Westcott, Lord Tixhall, Deputy Sheriff of Worcestershire, Justice of the Common Pleas b. 1421, d. 23 Aug 1481

Children

  • Sir William Littleton b. 1452, d. Dec 1507
  • Richard Littleton b. c 1454, d. 18 May 1516
  • Ellen Littleton b. c 1456
  • Alice Littleton b. c 1458
  • Thomas Littleton b. c 1460

Sources

  1. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 719
  2. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 572-573.
  3. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 160-161.

See Also:

  • Burke's PEERAGE (1914), p. 972
  • Worcestershire Visitation - Pedigree of Lyttleton RJCW Ref 171
  • Burke's PEERAGE (1914), p. 972


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On 22 Jul 2016 at 19:12 GMT Jayme (Mullins) Arrington wrote:

Burley-86 and Burley-22 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same spouse, same child (trying to clean up whole family line)

On 13 Jul 2014 at 17:47 GMT Linda (Lisher) James wrote:

Burley-86 and Burley-389 appear to represent the same person because: yo can check but I think they are the same. thank you



Joan is 22 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 18 degrees from Isaac Kidd, 22 degrees from Greg Slade and 17 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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