- Born: Bef 1520, Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England 525
- Marriage: Rose Overton in 1546 in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England 677
- Died: 10 Apr 1553, Whaplode, Lincolnshire, England 525
~ The Blackmans of Knight's Creek, Henry James Young, Carlisle, PA : H. J. Young, 1980, p. 79
~ "The Overton Family, Ancestral to Rev. Peter Bulkeley," The American Genealogist, 35:3, Jul 1959, p. 183 677
~ Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Douglas Richardson, Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004, ps. 164, 757599
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• Background Information. 525
John Irby, son of Anthony and Alice (Bountaine) Irby was born befefore 1520 and died on 10 Apr 1553. He married Rose Overton, daughter of Cutler Overton. She married after his death, Richard Buckland, Esquire of Clerkenwell, Middlesex, who died in 1558, and as her thrid husband Richard Beawe, Gen., of London, whom she survived. She died in 1579.
In 1544, John Irby, Gentleman, witnessed the will of Humphrey Purey of Kirton, Lincoln. According to the visitation pedigree, he was lord of the manor of Leighthorpe in Cawthorpe and of lands in Beston, Sutterton and Bicker.
~Bulkeley Genealogy, pg. 18
John married Rose Overton, daughter of Guthlac Overton and Olyve Browne, in 1546 in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England.677 (Rose Overton was born in 1526 in Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England and died on 17 Jun 1579 in London, Middlesex, England.)