WOLLEY, Francis (1583-1609), of Pyrford, Surr.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

b. 1583, 1st s. of John Wolley of Pyrford by his 2nd w. Elizabeth, da. of (Sir) William More I of Loseley, wid. of Richard Polsted of Albany. educ.Merton, Oxf. 1596, BA 1598; L. Inn 1600. m. 11 Sept. 1594, Mary, da. of Sir William Hawtry of Pyrford; 1da. illegit. suc. fa. 1596. Kntd. 1603.

Offices Held

Clerk of the pipe from 1607.


Wolley, aged 18, was returned to the 1601 Parliament for Haslemere on the nomination of his uncle