Wolley, Sir John
- Glyn Parry
Wolley, Sir John (d. 1596), administrator and member of parliament, was the son of John Wolley, a gentleman of Leigh, Dorset, and Edith, daughter of John Buckler of Causeway, near Weymouth, Dorset. He was educated at Merton College, Oxford, where he became a fellow in 1553, and graduated BA on 11 October 1553. He took the degree of MA on 1 July 1557, and supplicated for the degree of DCL on 10 March 1566. He married first ...