Muriel Sedley1,2

F, #8683, b. 1583, d. 1661
Father*Sir Martin Sedley2 b. 1531, d. 1609
Mother*Abigal Knyvett2 b. bt 1533 - 1567?, d. 1623
Relationship11th great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs (Sedley) Gurdon as of between 1598 and 1612?
     Muriel Sedley, daughter of Sir Martin Sedley and Abigal Knyvett, was born in 1583.3 Muriel Sedley was the daughter of Sir Martin Sedley and Abigal Knyvett.2 Muriel Sedley married Brampton Gurdon, son of John Gurdon and Amy Brampton, between 1598 and 1612?2,4 Muriel Sedley died in 1661.3
     Muriel's father Sir Martin Sedley died in 1609.3 Muriel Sedley became the mother of Muriel Gurdon circa 1613.5 Muriel's mother Abigal Knyvett died in 1623.3 Muriel's daughter was married at wedding of Muriel Gurdon and Richard Saltonstall Jr on 4 July 1633 at Allhallows, Honey Lane, London, England.1,5,6,7 Muriel Sedley became a widow with the death of her husband, Brampton Gurdon in 1650.3


Brampton Gurdon b. between 1563 and 1597?, d. 1650
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Last Edited12 Aug 2002


  1. [S13] Engish Origins, English Origins of New England Families, Family Archive #181, CD-ROM (n.p.: Brøderbund Software, Inc.), Series 1, Volume 2, Pg 666. Hereinafter cited as English Origins of New England Families.
  2. [S6] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2001) , Page 146. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants.
  3. [S27] Paul Bailey McBride Web Site, online
  4. [S193] Estimated Marriage after 15 and before birth of child.
  5. [S51] Edward Kennan Damon, Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree. A tree mostly built from previous works handed down in the family. Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in.
  6. [S92] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, Colonial American of Royal and Noble Descent (Bowle, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc, 1996).
  7. [S142] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Vol I-III, CD-ROM (n.p.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000). Hereinafter cited as The Great Migration Begins.