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Anne (Stanley) Wolseley (aft. 1472 - aft. 1532)

Anne Wolseley formerly Stanley
Born after in Litchfield, Staffordshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1492 in Staffordshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died after in Wolseley, Colwich, Staffordshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Apr 2011 | Last significant change: 21 Jun 2020
14:53: Traci Thiessen edited the Biography for Anne (Stanley) Wolseley (aft.1472-aft.1532). (maint cat added; updated pb/ps) [Thank Traci for this]
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Anne Stanley is a descendant of Magna Carta surety baron Saher de Quincy (see text below).

Note: Birth "after 1472" apparently based on death of Eleanor's first husband (Sir Henry Beaumont, died Nov. 16, 1471[1]).



Anne Stanley was born after 1472, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England.[2]

Father George Stanley, Esq., Sheriff & Escheator of Staffordshire[3]b. c 1440, d. c 1509
Mother Eleanor Sutton[4] b. c 1439, d. c 1513
Husband: John Wolseley, Esq. (b. 1475, d. 1553), son of Ralph Wolseley, Esq., Baron of the Exchequer, and Margaret Aston[5]
married: circa 1492[5]
Children: 3 sons & 5 daughters [6]
  • Anthony Wolseley, Esq., son and heir born about 1510, married Margaret Blythe[1]
  • Ralph Wolseley[1]
  • John Wolseley (clerk)[1]
  • Eleanor Wolseley, married Roger Westcote[1]
  • Isabel Wolseley, married Geoffrey Cawardine, Esq.[1]
  • Joan Wolseley, married John Barbor[1]
  • Mary Wolseley (nun)[1]
  • Ellen Wolseley, married George Abney, Esq.[1]

Anne (Stanley) Wolseley died after 1532[7] at Wolseley, Colwich, Staffordshire, England.[5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Royal Ancestry series, 2nd edition, 4 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham, (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2011), Volume IV, page 362, Wolseley
  2. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 773-774 (cited by #Lewis)
  3. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 388-389. (cited by #Lewis)
  4. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 362. (cited by #Lewis)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 #Lewis
  6. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 3. (cited by #Lewis)
  7. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 363.


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Anne (Stanley) Wolseley is in a Richardson-documented trail between Gateway Ancestor Mary Wolseley and Surety Baron Saher de Quincy (Magna Carta Ancestry, IV:362-365 WOLSELEY) that needs further development.
Anne (Stanley) Wolseley was also identified by the Magna Carta Project as being in a trail from Wolseley-16 to surety baron Robert de Ros. This trail needs further development as well.
The trails named above have been set out in the Magna Carta Trails section on Mary Wolseley's profile. The development status of each profile is also noted.
Maintenance Category:
  • Needs Re-review: This profile needs re-review against the Project's checklist to bring it up to current standards. ~ Thiessen-117 14:43, 21 June 2020 (UTC)
See Base Camp for more information about identified Magna Carta trails and their status. See the project's glossary for project-specific terms, such as a "badged trail".

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Verified in trail from Abney-101 to Quincy-226 (connects to Berkeley-4, already verified from Fisher). The project account for the Magna Carta Project will be added as a manager later this month to meet WikiTree guidelines (see Help:Project-Managed_Profiles). Give me a holler if you have any questions. ~ Liz, Magna Carta project member
posted by Liz (Noland) Shifflett
Source: "Royal Ancestry" 2013 D. Richardson Vol. I. page 108.

Thank you!

Hi Eddie

The Changes Tab has no record of this profile being adopted. It says you created it on 8 May 2015..

Elizabeth now has a wife named Margaret and a wife named John?

According to the source you cite, her name was Elizabeth also known as Anne, she was the daughter of George STANLEY b: ABT 1439 in West Bromwich, England and Eleanor SUTTON. She married John WOLSELEY b: ABT 1470 and they had children:

  • Anthony WOLSELEY b: ABT 1510 in Wolseley Hall, Colwich, Staffordshire, England and
  • Ellene WOLSELEY b: ABT 1514

This is a duplicate of

I removed her marriage to Margaret Aston and am proposing a merge.

Anne is 25 degrees from Ludwig Kraayenbrink, 7 degrees from Henry VIII of England and 26 degrees from Ferdinand von Zeppelin on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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