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Stanley 2: Stanley of Bickerstaff, Stanley of Broughton, Stanley of Crosshall Cross Hall, Stanley of Derby, Stanley of Eccleston, Stanley of Hornby Castle, Stanley of Monteagle
annesley2.htm#link1" target="_self">m1 21.05.1706 John Annesley, 4th Earl of Anglesey dsps 18.09.1710
Thomas Stanley, 1st Earl of Derby b c1435, d 29.07.1504
m1 Eleanor Nevill dau of Richard Nevill, 1st Earl of Salisbury
1. George Stanley, Lord Strange b c1460, dvp 05.12.1497
m c 1481 Joan le Strange, Baroness of Knockyn d 20.03.1513-4, dau of John le Strange, 8th Lord of Knokyn
A. Thomas Stanley, 2nd Earl of Derby b before 1485, d 23.05.1521
m 1507 Anne Hastings dau of Edward Hastings, 2nd Lord Ashby de la Zouche, Lord Hungerford
i. Edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby b 10.05.1509, d 24.10.1572, 2nd son
m1 21.02.1530 Dorothy Howard dau of Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk
a. Henry Stanley, 4th Earl of Derby b 09.1531, d 25.09.1593
m 07.02.1555 Margaret Clifford b 1540, d 29.09.1596, dau of Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland
1 Ferdinando Stanley, 5th Earl of Derby b c1559, d 16.04.1594
m c1580 Alice Spencer d 26.01.1637, dau of Sir John Spencer of Althorp
A Anne Stanley b 1580, bur 11.10.1647
m1 28.02.1607/8 Grey Brydges, 5th Lord Chandos of Sudeley b before 1581, d 10.08.1621
m2 22.07.1624, sp Mervyn Tuchet, 2nd Earl of Castlehaven d 14.05.1631
B Frances Stanley
m John Egerton, 1st Earl of Bridgewater d 1649
C Elizabeth Stanley d 20.01.1633
m 15.01.1601 Henry Hastings, 5th Earl of Huntingdon b 24.04.1586, d 1643
2 William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby b c1561, d 29.09.1642
m 26.06.1594 Elizabeth Vere b 02.07.1575, d 10.03.1626-7, dau of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
A James Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby b 31.01.1607, d 15.10.1651
m 26.06.1626 Charlotte de la Tremouille d 21.03.1663, dau of Claude de la Tremouille, Duke of Thouars, by Charlotte Brabantine, dau of William of Nassau, Prince of Orange, by Charlotte of Bourbon
i Charles Stanley, 8th Earl of Derby b 19.01.1628, d 21.12.1672
m 1650 Dorothea Helena Kirkhoven d 03.10.1674/06.04.1703, dau of Jan van den Kirkhoven, 'Baron de Rupa', Lord of Heenvliet in Zetland by Catherine, 'Countess of Chesterfield'
a William George Richard Stanley, 9th Earl of Derby b 18.03.1656, d 05.11.1702
m 10.07.1673 Elizabeth Butler d 05.07.1717, dau of Thomas Butler, Earl of Ossory
William was suceeded by his distant cousin below.
1 James Stanley, Lord Strange b 28.06.1680, bur unm 14.04.1700
2 Henrietta Stanley, Baroness Strange b c1688, d 26.06.1718
m2 24.07.1714 John Ashburnham, 1st Earl d 10.03.1736-7
3 Elizabeth Stanley d unm 23.04.1714
b James Stanley, 10th Earl of Derby b 03.07.1664, d 01.02.1735-6, Maj. Gen
m 02.1705 Mary Morley d 29.03.1752, dau of Sir William Morley of Halnaker by Anne, dau/heir of Sir John Denham
1 William Stanley b 31.01.1709-10, d 04.03.1709-10
ii Charlotte Stanley d infant
iii Henrietta Maria Stanley dsp 27.12.1685
m 27.02.1654-5 William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford
iv Catherine Stanley dsp
m 09.1652 Henry Pierrepoint, Marquess of Dorchester b 03.1606/7, d 08.12.1680
v Amelia Ann Sophia Stanley d 22.02.1702-3
m 05.05.1659 John Murray, 1st Marquess of Atholl b 02.05.1631, d 06.05.1703
B Sir Robert Stanley of Brickills, Chelsea
m Elizabeth Gorges dau of Sir Arthur Gorges
i Sir Charles Stanley of Chelsea issue "became extinct"
ii James Stanley
m Brilliana Harley dau of Sir Robert Harley of Brampton
a+ 2 sons d young
iii+ other issue - Ferdinand d infant, daughter
C Anne Stanley b c1600, d 12.1654
m1 20.07.1615 Sir Henry Portman, 2nd Bart of Orchard Portman dsp 12.02.1620/1
m2 1621 Sir Robert Kerr, 1st Earl of Ancram b 1578, d 12.1654
D+ other issue - son d infant, Elizabeth d infant, Katherine d young
p. Jane Halsall 'of Knowsley'
3 Henry Stanley of Broughton Hall d 1640
m Johanna Browne dau of _ Browne of Capenhurst, widow of Sir Robert Stanley of Hooton
A Ferdinando Stanley of Broughton b c1620, a 09.1664
m1/2. Alice Lever dau of William Lever of Kersall
i+ issue a 09.1664 - Elizabeth b c1654, Mary, Alice, Joanna
m2/1. Ursula Jones dau of John Jones of Hawkin
v+ other issue - Arabella, Ursula, Anne, Grace
4 Ursula Stanley apparently of this generation, of this relationship
m Sir John Salusbury of Lleweny d 1613
partners unknown could be Jane Halsall?
5 Thomas Stanley of Ecclestonprobably of this generation
The following is given by Visitation Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664-5, Stanley of Eccleston.
m Mary Hesketh dau of Robert Hesketh of Rufford, widow of Richard Barton of Barton
A Richard Stanley of Eccleston dvp 16.12.1640
m Mary Tildesley dau of Lambert Tildesley, sister/heir of Thomas of Garret
i Thomas Stanley of Eccleston b c1627, a 09.1664, 2nd son?
m Frances Tildesley dau of Sir Thomas Tildesley of Morleys
a+ issue - Richard b c1661, Mary, Frances
ii Mary Stanley
m Christopher Carus of Halton
iii+ other issue - Robert dsp, Anne
B Bridget Stanley
m John Calvert of Cockerham
C Jane Stanley
m Henry Butler of Rawcliffe
D Elizabeth Stanley
m Richard Butler
E Mary Stanley
m John Butler of Kirkland d Marston Mooore 1644
F+ other issue - Henry, Robert
b. Sir Edward Stanley of Eynsham, Oxfordshire
c. Sir Thomas Stanley of Winwick, Lancashire d 1576
m Margaret Vernon dau of Sir George Vernon of the Peak
1 Sir Edward Stanley of Tong Castle
m Lucy Percy dau of Thomas Percy, 7th Earl of Northumberland
A Frances Stanley
m Sir John Fortescue of Salden
B Venetia Stanley
m Sir Kenelm Digby of Gothurst d 11.06.1665
d. Anne Stanley d 22.09.1602
m1 1548 Charles not George Stourton, 8th Lord b c1520, d 16.03.1556-7
m2 c1560 Sir John not Richard Arundel of Lanherne b c1530, d 17.11.1590
e. Jane Stanley bur 04.09.1569
m 1566/7 Edward Sutton, 4th Lord of Dudley bur 12.08.1586
f. Mary Stanley d 03.09.1609
m Edward Stafford, 3rd Lord Stafford b 17.01.1535/6, d 18.10.1603
g. Elizabeth Stanley d by 1591
m Henry Parker, Lord Morley b by 1532, d 22.10.1577
m2 Margaret Barlow d 19.01.1558/9, dau of Ellis Barlow of Barlow by Anne, dau of Oates Reddish of Reddish
h. George Stanley d infant
i. Katharine Stanley
m Sir Thomas Knyvett
j. Margaret Stanley d 1586
m1 John Jermyn of Rushbrook
m2 Sir Nicholas Poyntz of Iron Acton b c1535, d 01.09.1585
m3. before 01.01.1561/2, Mary Cotton dsp 16.11.1580, dau of Sir George Cotton of Combermere
ii. Margaret Stanley
m c07.1532 Robert Ratcliffe, Lord FitzWalter, 1st Earl of Sussex b c1483, d 27.11.1542
iii.+ other issue - John dvpsp, Henry d infant
partner unknown apparently a natural daughter of this generation was ...
iv. Elizabeth Stanley
m Thomas Scarisbrick b 1496, d 1530
B. John Stanley d young
C. Sir James Stanley of Crosshall, Marshal of Ireland
Sir James's children are identified in Visitation Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1664-5, Stanley of Cross Hall.
m Anne Hart dau of John Hart of Lullingstone Castle, widow of Edmund not Thomas Talbot of Bashall
i. Sir George Stanley of Crosshall, Marshal of Ireland, 'the Black Knight'
m Isabel Duckenfield dau of John Duckenfield of Duckenfield
a. Judith Stanley
m _ Stanley
b.+ other issue dsp - Edward, Henry
ii. Henry Stanley of Aughton b 1515, d 23.07.1598
m 26.09.1563 Mary or Margaret Stanley dau of Peter Stanley of Moor Hall not 'of Bickerstaff' of Hooton family
a. Sir Edward Stanley, 1st Bart of Bickerstaff bur 04.05.1640
Visitation Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664-5, Stanley of Bickerstaffe wrongly identifies the parents of this Edward showing him here but helps with naming the children of the next few generations.
m1 Catharine Mainwaring d 11.1613, dau of Sir Randal Mainwaring of Over Peover
1+ issue - Frances, Elizabeth, daughter
m2 Isabel Warburton dau of Sir Peter Warburton of Arley
4 Sir Thomas Stanley, 2nd Bart of Bickerstaff bpt 22.10.1616, d 05.1653
m Mary Egerton dau of Peter Egerton of Shaw
A Sir Edward Stanley, 3rd Bart of Bickerstaff b c1644, d 16.10.1671
m 25.12.1663 Elizabeth Bosvile dau of Thomas Bosvile of Warmsworth
i Sir Thomas Stanley, 4th Bart of Bickerstaff b 27.09.1670, d 07.05.1714
m1 16.08.1688 Elizabeth Patten d 1694, dau of Thomas Patten of Preston
a Sir Edward Stanley, 5th Bart of Bickerstaff, 11th Earl of Derby b 17.09.1689, d 22.02.1776
m 14.09.1714 Elizabeth Hesketh d 24.02.1776, dau of Robert Hesketh of Rufford
1 James Stanley-Smith, 'Lord Strange' b 07.01.1716-7, dvp 01.06.1771
m 17.03.1746-7 Lucy Smith d 07.02.1759, dau of Hugh Smith of Weald Hall
A Edward Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby b 12.09.1752, d 21.10.1834
m1 23.06.1774 Elizabeth Hamilton b 26.01.1753, d 14.03.1797, dau of James Hamilton, 6th Duke of Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Brandon
i Edward Smith Stanley, 13th Earl of Derby b 21.04.1775, d 30.06.1851
m 30.06.1798 Charlotte Margaret Hornby d 16.06.1817, dau of Rev. Geoffrey Hornby by Lucy, sister of Edward, 12th Earlsee below
a Edward Geoffrey Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby b 29.03.1799, d 23.10.1869, Prime Minister had issue §E
m 31.05.1825 Emma Caroline Bootle-Wilbraham d 26.04.1876, dau of Edward Bootle-Wilbraham, 1st Lord Skelmersdale
b Henry Thomas Stanley b 09.03.1803, 02.04.1875 had issue
m 01.09.1835 Anne Woolhouse dau of Richard Woolhouse
c Charles James Fox Stanley b 25.04.1808, d 13.10.1884, Col had issue
m 10.12.1836 Frances Augusta Campbell d 29.05.1878, dau of Sir Henry F. Campbell
d Charlotte Elizabeth Stanley d 15.02.1853
m 16.12.1823 Edward Penrhyn of East Sheen d 06.03.1861
e Louisa Emily Stanley d 11.12.1825
m 18.04.1825 Samuel Long d 31.08.1881, Lt. Col
f Ellinor Mary Stanley b c1807, d 11.09.1887
m 11.06.1835 Frank George Hopwood d 11.03.1890, rector of Winwick
ii Charlotte Stanley d 25.11.1805
m 22.08.1796 Edmund Hornby of Dalton Hall d 18.11.1857
iii Elizabeth Henrietta Stanley d 11.1857
m 15.01.1795 Stephen Thomas Cole of Twickenham d 1835
m2 01.05.1797 Eliza Farren d 23.04.1829, dau of George Farren of Cork by _ Wright of Liverpool
iv Mary Margaret Stanley d 16.12.1858
m 29.11.1821 Thomas Grosvenor, later Egerton, 2nd Earl of Wilton b 30.12.1799, d 07.03.1882
v+ other issue - James Smith b 09.03.1800, d 03.04.1817, Lucy Elizabeth d 25.04.1809
B Thomas Stanley b 1753, d 1779, Major
C Elizabeth Stanley d 13.04.1796
m 28.07.1778 Sir Thomas Horton, Bart minister
D Lucy Stanley d 1833
m 25.04.1772 Geoffrey Hornby rector of Winwick, Lancashire
i Charlotte Margaret Hornby d 16.06.1817
m 30.06.1798 Edward Smith Stanley, 13th Earl of Derby b 21.04.1775, d 30.06.1851@@ above
E Harriet Stanley d 1830 apparently of this generation
m 03.06.1778 Sir William Horton, 2nd Bart of Chadderton
2 Elizabeth Stanley d 02.09.1780
m 01.03.1746 or 02.02.1745 Sir Peter Warburton, 4th Bart of Arley Hall
3 Charlotte Stanley dsp 07.06.1776, youngest daughter
m John Burgoyne Lt. Gen
4+ other issue - Mary d unm 1795, Isabella d 15.07.1787, Margaret d 19.03.1767, Jane
b John Stanley dsp 1781, rector
m1 Alice Warren dau of Edward Warren
m2 05.1753 Sarah Earle d 02.1807, dau of John Earle of Liverpool
m2 Margaret Holcroft d 14.10.1735, dau of Thomas Holcroft of Holcroft
ii Barbara Stanley
m Lachary Taylor Rev.
B Peter Stanley bur 27.01.1686
m 19.04.1683 Catherine Rigby dau of Col. Alexander Rigby
i Thomas Stanley of Cross Hall bur 18.04.1733
m Catherine Parker dau of Anthony Parker of Bradkirk
a Thomas Stanley bpt 02.01.1717, bur 30.06.1764, Rev., 2nd son
m Betty Shaw d 04.12.1780, dau of John Shaw of York
1 Thomas Stanley of Cross Hall b 14.09.1749, d unm 08.01.1818
2 John Stanley b 18.01.1750, d unm
3 James Stanley b 26.12.1750, d 28.09.1810
m 05.1786 Augusta Cornwall dau of John Cornwall
A Edward Stanley of Cross Hall b 1789, d 08.03.1870 had issue
m 03.09.1819 Mary Maitland d 08.11.1877, dau of James Mailtand, 8th Earl of Lauderdale
B Thomas Stanley b 1799, d 28.12.1864, minister
C+ other issue d unm - Augusta , Elizabeth, Catherine
4 Betty Stanley d unm
5 Catherine Stanley
m 1803 John Bacon Sawrey Morritt of Rokeby Park dsp 12.07.1843
c Mary Stanley
m Rev. John Lowe
c+ other issue - Charles dspm, James dspm, Elizabeth d unm
C Elizabeth Stanley d unm?
D Mary Stanley
m John Bradshaw of Pennington
5 John Stanley
6 Francis Stanley
m Elizabeth Dutton dau of _ Dutton of Dutton
A Isabel Stanley
7 Henry Stanley bpt 03.09.1617
m1 Eleanor Dutton
m2 Mary Cropper dau of Hamlet Cropper of Bickerstaff
A Edward Stanley of Preston b c1650, bur 04.01.1755
i Henry Stanley
a ?? Stanley
1 Henry Stanley d unm before 17.01.1799
ii Charles Stanley of Balla Cagan, Isle of Man b 16.09.1702
m Elizabeth Parker dau of Christopher Parker
a+ 3 sons d unm
d Charles Stanley b 03.04.1745
1 James Stanley b 30.10.1768, bur 17.06.1812, vicar of Ormskirk had issue
m 11.07.1797 Sarah Edleston d 12.02.1853, dau of John Edleston
iii+ 4 sons
8 Peter Stanley
m Margaret Egerton dau of Peter Egerton of Shaw
b. James Stanley
The following were identtified in Visitation Richard St. George, Lancasghire, 1613, Stanley as Henry's daughters.
c. Jane Stanley
m Gabriell Hesketh of Aighton
d. Dorothy Stanley
m Henry Botiler, younger of Ratcliffe
iii. Ann Stanley
m Ralph Rishton of Dunkenhalgh
iv. Margaret Stanley
m Edward Stanley of Flint
v. Eleanor Stanley
m Gilbert Langtree of Langtree
D. Elizabeth Stanley
m Edward Stanley of Flint
E. Jane Stanley
m1/2 Ralph Rishton of Potalghmarriage reported by Dugdale; it appears that Jane also married ...
m2/1 Sir Robert Sheffield of Butterwicke d 15.11.1531
F. Hellen Stanley
m Thomas Langton of Newton
2. Sir Edward Stanley of Hornby Castle, 1st Lord Monteagle d 06/7.04.1523
m1 Anne Harington b c1455, dsp 05.08.1489, dau of Sir John Harington of Hornby Castle
m2 before 25.11.1501, Elizabeth Vaughan d 15.01.1514/5, dau of Sir Thomas Vaughan of Tretower
BE1883 reports the marriage to Anne Harington and, in a note, reports also that "Edmonston says he had a former wife, Elizabeth, dau. and heir of Thomas Vaughan, Esq., but had no issue." We follow TCP Monteagle in showing that Anne dsp and that Elizabeth was the mother of ...
A. Thomas Stanley, 2nd Lord Monteagle b 25.05.1507, d 25.08.1560
m1 c1528 Mary Brandon b c1510, d before 1544, dau of Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk
i. Sir William Stanley, 3rd Lord Monteagle d 10.11.1581
BE1883 reports that William's first wife was Anne Preston dau of Thomas Preston, widow of Sir James Leybourne. TCP identifies her as ...
m1 Anne Leybourne a 11.1571, dau of Sir James Leybourne by Helen Preston
a. daughter dvpsp
b. Elizabeth Stanley d 12.06.1585
m Edward Parker, Lord Morley d 01.04.1618
m2 before 15.09.1575, sp Anne Spencer d 22.09.1618, dau of Sir John Spencer of Althorpe
ii. Elizabeth Stanley
m Richard Zouche of Staffordel
iii. Margaret Stanley
m1 William Sutton
m2 John Tallard
iv. Anne Stanley d c1591
m Sir John Clifton of Barrington d c1593
v.+ other issue dsp young - Francis, Charles
m2 Helen Preston dau of Thomas Preston of Levens, widow of Sir James Leybourne
Visitation Yorkshire, 1563-4, Stanley identified both the following as "base doughter". BE1883 identifies Elizabeth as a legitimate daughter.
B. Mary Stanley
m _ Colhurst
C. Elizabeth Stanley
m Sir Thomas Langton of Newton
3. James Stanley, Bishop of Ely
Probably an illegitimate daughter of this James was ...
A. daughter
m Sir John Ireland of Hutt & Hale d 29.07.1525
4. Margaret Stanley
m Sir John Osbaldeston b 1507-8, d 22.10.1575
5.+ other issue dsp or d young - Richard, Thomas, William, Alice, Anne, Katherine
The following connection is given in BLG1886 Lloyd of Sutton Coldfield. Sir Rowland is described as "brother of Lord Strange of Knockyn, a branch of the Derby family". The number of generations looks about right for his being a son of the 1st Earl though, as he is not mentioned by Visitation Yorkshire, 1563-4, Stanley, there is concern about this. It is a presumption that he was a son by the Earl's first marriage, not his second, or was illegitimate.
11. Sir Rowland Stanley
A. Sir Piers Stanley
i. Sir Foulk Stanley
a. Sir Edward Stanley
1 Thomas Stanley 'of Knuckyn, Salop'
A Elizabeth Stanley
m Charles Lloyd of Dolobran b 1613
m2 Margaret Beaufort d 29.06.1509, dau of John Beaufort, Duke of Somerset

Sources: BP1934 Derby, TCP Derby, TCP Monteagle, BE1883 Stanley of Monteagle + Visitation Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664-5, Stanley Earls of Derby
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