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Edward Cayley (1578 - 1642)

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Edward Cayley aka Caley
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Biography

Edward Cayley was born in 1578. He purchased the original Cayley estates at Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire. In 1578-79 his feoffees received from his father the advowson of Thormanby church.[1] He passed away in 1642 and was buried at All Saints, Brompton by Sawdon on 12 December 1642.[2].

Research Notes

At this date the family surname spelling varied between Cayley, Caley and other variants.

Sources

  1. Victoria County History, Yorkshire, N Riding, vol 2
  2. Monument in All Saints Church, Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire
  • Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, vol.2
  • Burke's Peerage
  • Colonel Sir James Digby Legard KCB, The Legards of Anlaby and Ganton (Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co 1926)
  • The Visitation of Warwickshire 1682-3, Harleian Society vol. LXII, 1911, p.108


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