Francis Astley

Maleabout 1571–about 1573

Brief Life History of Francis

When Francis Astley was born about 1571, in Melton Constable, Norfolk, England, his father, Isaac Astley, was 37 and his mother, Mary Waldegrave, was 40. He died about 1573, in Melton Constable, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 4, and was buried in Melton Constable, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

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Isaac Astley
1535–1597
Mary Waldegrave
1533–1597
Thomas Astley esq. of Hill Morton and Melton Constable
1567–1617
John Astley
1568–1597
Francis Astley
1571–1573
Ann Astley
1572–
Ann Astley
1576–
Frances Astley
1577–1597
Sir Jacob Astley 1st Baron Astley of Reading
1579–1651
Francis Astley
1580–
Abraham Astley
1581–1597
Isaac Astley
1582–1597
Walgrave Astley
1586–1597
Richard Astley
1591–1652
Jane Astley
1593–1597
Marie Astley
1573–1691

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    1571 · The Royal Exchange is Organized

    Age 0

    The Royal Exchange was organized in January 1571 by Sir Thomas Gresham. Gresham is known as the father of English banking.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of several places in England called Astley (in Lancashire, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, and Yorkshire), from Old English ēast ‘east’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The modern surname seems to be particularly associated with the one in Warwickshire. See also Astle .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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