When Captain Enoch Ilsley was born on 4 March 1784, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Stephen Ilsley, was 49 and his mother, Elizabeth Noyes, was 47. He married Margaret S Dutch on 5 January 1811, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1815, in At Sea, at the age of 31, and was buried in Kennebunk, York, Maine, United States.
English: habitational name from East and West Ilsley (Berkshire), from the Old English personal name Hild(i) (genitive Hildes) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.