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Morleys from Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Family overview


Marker IDSurnamePlaceYear rangeLast modified
1092MorleyAshbourne, Derbyshire1690-1760TBD
1093MorleyBrailsford, Derbyshire1743-1765TBD
1094MorleyAlverton (Alton), Staffordshire1743-1744TBD
1095MorleyBrailsford, Derbyshire1578-1819TBD
1096MorleyFarley, Alton, Staffordshire1694-1694TBD
1097MorleyMayfield, Staffordshire1751-1751TBD
1103MorleyMercaston, Derbyshire1730-1730TBD

Genealogical notes

The Leicestershire, Leister and Rutland Record Office has several documents involving early members of this family in Brailsford:

  • 1578: John Morley, senior, of Brailsford, husbandman. Lease. [26D53/208]
  • 1580: Thomas Morley, of Brailsford, husbandman. Lease. [26D53/211]
  • 1609: Helen Morley, of Brailsford. Lease. [26D53/234]
  • 1610: Edward Morley, of Burrowes in Brailsford, husbandman. Lease in Burrowes. [26D53/237]
  • 1619: William Morley, of Brailsford, yeoman. Lease. [26D53/245]
  • 1652: Richard Morley, of Brailsford, yeoman. Leases. [26D53/264, 26D53/266]
  • 1652: Thomas and William Morley. Petitioners. [26D53/1888 to 1893]
  • 1722/3: John Morley, of Brailsford, yeoman. Lease. [26D53/276]
  • 1700s: Samuel Morley. Map of his farm at Ednaston [26D53/2149]
  • 1762-1776: Accounts for "Potter's pit in Morley's Coppse" [26D53/2505]
  • 1819: Joseph Morley, of Ednaston. Covenant [26D53/1602 to 1624]

Also, search for keywords:

  • Morley Brailsford
  • Morley Ashbourne
  • Morley Ednaston

Daniel Morley was a trader of some sort in 1669, registered at Ashbourne.


The following forum may contain discussion relevant to this family group:

Forum: Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

Title Post date Replies Last comment time
Morley Family in Brampton, Derbyshire Fri, 08/02/2013 - 11:52pm 1 Wed, 09/07/2014 - 9:19pm

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