Ancestors of Mandy Willard

Number of pages

in this site:


Please bear this in mind when you contact me, as I can not always remember what I've said where.  It would be really helpful if you could tell me the page title or URL you are contacting me about.


Links to other pages in this site or other websites are in BLUE or RED.


Family History is my hobby.  I am not a professional genealogist.


Thank you for taking the time to view my humble effort.  Also, a very BIG THANK YOU to all those who have kindly contributed information.


Please check the data for yourself against original sources.


Tip:  You may need to hit your F5 key to see any changes to the page since your last visit.




Stephen de THORPE (c1425-c1475)

and Joan EYRE


Stephen de Thorpe and Joan Eyre were married by contract as children in 1434.  They may have been my 16x Great Grandparents.  (Click here to see their place in my pedigree chart.)

Stephen de Thorpe of Danthorpe was born about 1425 in Padley Derby.  He was the son of Stephen de Thorpe (c1398-c1442) and Isabella de Plumpton.  He died in about 1475

Joan Eyre was born about 1425-9 in Padley, Yorkshire.  She was the daughter of Robert Eyre (c1392-1459) and Joan de Padley (c1400-1463).


Stephen de Thorpe and Isabella de Plumpton had the following children:

  1. Stephen de Thorpe was born about 1446-58.  He married Dyonis Eland and Isabel Constable.  (They have their own page.)

  2. Isabella de Thorpe

  3. Joan de Thorpe

  4. Elizabeth de Thorpe

  5. Anne de Thorpe


Many thanks to Barbara Roberts and Helen Thorpe for passing on the above details.