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Morleys from Ashbourne, Derbyshire

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Theorised origin
probably Morley, Derbyshire
External resources
First recorded
1542
Brailsford, Derbyshire
Longest association
277 years
Brailsford, Derbyshire
Last recorded
1955
Southampton
Marker Count
8
Markers last changed
2020-03-20

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 http://calmview.derbyshire.gov.uk/CalmView/Overview.aspx?src=CalmView.Catalog for keywords:

  • Morley Brailsford
  • Morley Ashbourne
  • Morley Ednaston

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

Markers

Surname: Morley
Title Start Year End Year Added Updated
Brailsford, Derbyshire
1542 1819 2013-05-02 2020-03-15
Ashbourne, Derbyshire
1690 1855 2013-04-28 2020-03-15
Farley, Alton, Staffordshire
1694 1694 2013-04-28 2013-04-28
Mercaston, Derbyshire
1730 1730 2013-04-28 2013-04-28
Brailsford, Derbyshire
1743 1765 2013-04-28 2013-04-28
Alverton (Alton), Staffordshire
1743 1744 2013-04-28 2013-04-28
Mayfield, Staffordshire
1751 1751 2013-04-28 2013-04-28
Southampton
1929 1955 2020-03-20 2020-03-20
 

Discussion

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Forum: Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

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