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date: 18 October 2019

Shirley, Evelyn Philiplocked

  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Marie-Louise Legg


Shirley, Evelyn Philip (1812–1882), antiquary and genealogist, was born in South Audley Street, London, on 22 January 1812, the eldest son of Evelyn John Shirley (1788–1856) of Ettington Park, Warwickshire (the Shirleys were a branch of the family of the earls Ferrers). His mother was ...

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