Robert Nesta ?Bob? Marley, was a Jamaican singer, songwriter, and musician. Considered one of the pioneers of reggae, his musical career was marked by fusing elements of reggae, ska, and rocksteady, as well as his distinctive vocal and songwriting style. Marley?s contributions to music increased the visibility of Jamaican music worldwide, and made him a global figure in popular culture for over a decade.
List of ancestors (Geni):
1. Bob Marley b. February 6, 1945, Nine Mile, St. Ann Parish, Jamaica; d. May 11, 1981, Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States2. Norval Marley, Capt. b. 1881, Clarendon Parish, Jamaica; d. 1955, Nine Mile, St. Ann Parish, Jamaica3. Albert Thomas ?Robert? Marley b. October 29, 1851, Little Warley, Essex, England; d. February 1, 1885, Coln, Panama, Panama4. Frederick Marley b. 1820, Rye, Sussex, UK5. Thomas Marley b. circa 1770, Rye, Sussex, England; d. 18446. Thomas Marley b. 17436. Elizabeth Marley b. 17745. Jane Marley4. Jane Hannah Marley b. 1824, Rye, Sussex, England5. Richard Tiltman b. 17786. William Tiltman b. March 12, 1752, Rye, Sussex, England; d. January 31, 1832, Seaford, Sussex, England7. Richard ?Patriarch? Tiltman b. March 14, 1717, Seaford, Sussex, England; d. December 5, 1767, Sussex, England8. William Tiltman b. April 4, 1671, Seaford, Sussex, England9. John Tiltman b. April 30, 1648, Seaford, Sussex, England10. Nathaniell Tiltman b. October 18, 1612, Cuckfield, Sussex, England; d. March 31, 1641, Cuckfield, Sussex, England10. Elizabeth Tiltman b. 1625, Seaford, Sussex, England9. Hannah Tiltman b. 1650, Seaford, Sussex, England8. Mary Tiltman b. 1676, Cuckfield, Sussex, England7. Mary Tiltman b. 1710; d. 1793, Rye, Sussex, England8. Michael Chandler b. 1685, Rye, Sussex, England8. Elizabeth Chandler b. 16856. Anne Tiltman b. 1753; d. April 1843, Rye, Sussex, England (United Kingdom)5. Mary Tiltman3. Ellen Ann Marley b. 1854; d. October 25, 1952, St Andrew Parish, Jamaica4. Richard Bloomfield b. 1830; d. April 19, 1884, Saint Catherine, Jamaica4. unknown Bloomfield b. circa 18352. Cedella Editha Booker b. July 23, 1926, Rhoden Hall, St Ann, Jamaica; d. April 8, 2008, Miami, Florida, United States3. Amariah Malcolm b. April 13, 1887, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica; d. 19644. Robert ?Uncle Day? Malcolm4. Katherine ?Yaya? Malcolm3. Albertha Malcolm b. 1895, Jamaica; d. 19354. Daniel Whilby b. May 26, 1870, Alva, Jamaica; d. August 19, 1956, Alva, Jamaica5. Richard Whilby5. Jeanette Whilby4. Hannah Whilby b. circa 1877, Jamaica; d. 1942