There are a number of court and property records regarding the early Staveleys of Ripon.

The following Staveley children were christened in Ripon to father Myles Staveley of Ripon Parke:

William Staveley b. May 30, 1574 Ripon, Yorkshire
John Staveley b. October 26, 1577 Ripon, Yorkshire
Anna Staveley b. January 23, 1579 Ripon, Yorkshire
Dorothy Staveley b. April 16, 1580 Ripon, Yorkshire
Marmaducus Staveley b. April 21, 1582 Ripon, Yorkshire
John Staveley b. May 16, 1585 Ripon, Yorkshire
Jane Staveley b. June 22, 1589 Ripon, Yorkshire
Katherena Staveley b. December 18, 1590 Ripon, Yorkshire
Trowth Staveley b. March 23, 1593 Ripon, Yorkshire
Thomas Staveley b. August 8 1601 Ripon, Yorkshire
Marie Staveley b. June 29, 1603 Ripon, Yorkshire


Thomas Staveley married Elizabeth SIMPSON of Ripon on June 26, 1627.

Ripon Burials:

Alice daughter of William Staveley  September 10, 1587 of Ripon Park, Yorkshire
Marmaduke Staveley  March 7, 1591 chylde of Ripon Park, Yorkshire


Christened to father William Staveley of Stayneley in Ripon:

William Staveley b. May 12, 1601 Ripon, Yorkshire
Sampson Staveley b. August 17, 1605 Ripon, Yorkshire
Dorothea Staveley b. September 1, 1615 Ripon, Yorkshire


Memorial Inscriptions at Ripon include:

Here lies the body of Wilfred Staveley, who died Jan. 25th 1743, aged 53; also, Robert Staveley his son, who departed this life the 22nd day of Dec., 1760, in the 35th year of his age.  He was a dutiful son, an affectionate husband, a sincere friend, he lived esteemed and died lamented by his acquaintance.

(At the back of the stone)

Sarah, the wife of Wilfred Staveley, was buried April the 30th, 1764, aged 75 years.

Here lyes the body of Martha Staveley, wife of Miles Staveley, Esqre., of North Stainley, who died in May, 1738; also her husband, who died 10th June, 1752.

Miles Staveley, of North Stainley, General in His Majesty's Forces, &c., &c., died the 26th day of July, 1814, in the 77th year of his age.


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