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Joseph Shirley born about 1777 at Lower Heyford, Oxford according to the 1851 census; He lived in Oxford, Oxfordshire in the 1820s and was a sawyer; He died 1861/1862 Oxford St. Giles, Oxford

married Mary Horne on 21 Nov 1808 Lower Heyford, Oxford


1(i). Sarah Shirley chr 13 Feb 1820 at St Michaels Weslyan, Oxford, Oxford

1(ii). Jacob Shirley chr 23 Mar 1822 at St Michaels Weslyan, Oxford, Oxford; He is possibly the Jacob Shirley living in South Hinkey Berkshire in 1881. boot maker.

1(iii). Timothy Shirley chr 23 May 1824 at St Michaels Weslyan, Oxford, Oxford; The family was living at St Ebbe parish in the city of Oxford in the 1841 and 1861 census; He was a gasworks engine driver living in Oxford St Thomas parish in the 1881 census

marred Maria _______ She was born 1830 in Portsmouth, Hampshire according to the 1881 census


2(i). Alfred Shirley born about 1856 in Oxford, Oxford; rope maker

2(ii). Albert E. Shirley born about 1860 in Oxford, Oxford; laborer

2(iii). Fred Shirley born 10 Dec 1863 in Oxford, Oxford

2(iv). Arthur J. Shirley born about 1866 in Oxford, Oxford

1(iv). William Daniel Shirley born 26 Jan 1827; chr 20 May 1827 at St Michaels Weslyan, Oxford, Oxford

1(v). Mary Ann Shirley born 3 Mar 1831; chr 9 Mar 1831 at St Michaels Weslyan, Oxford, Oxford; She died 17 Apr 1831

1881 Census
Oxford St Thomas, Oxford, England

Timothy SHIRLEY Head M Male 56 Oxford, Oxford, England Gasworks Engine Driver
Maria SHIRLEY Wife M Female 51 Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Alfred SHIRLEY Son U Male 25 Oxford, Oxford, England Ropemaker
Albert E. SHIRLEY Son U Male 21 Oxford, Oxford, England Labourer
Fred SHIRLEY Son U Male 17 Oxford, Oxford, England Grocers Assistant
Arthur J. SHIRLEY Son U Male 15 Oxford, Oxford, England Scholar

Timothy Shirley bap 31 Mar 1816 of St Peters le Bailey Oxf. at Wesleyan Chapel in Oxford, Oxf. son of Timothy Shirley and Mary Shirley

Sarah Shirley bap 13 Feb 1820 of St Peters le Bailey Oxf at Wesleyan Chapel in Oxford, Oxf. son of Joseph Shirley, sawyer, and Mary Shirley


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