Maude Kersey's father was Edward Kersey (spelled Carsey in most records) who was christened 21 December, 1608, Cratfield, Suffolk. Her mother also was a Maude, but her last name is not known.
Edward Carsey's parents were Robert Carsey (spelled Carsie) and Brigitt Hartley who were married in Cratfield, 20 October, 1604. A sister of Edward Carey was named Alice, christened 17 November 1605, Cratfield, Suffolk.
Maude Kersey (husband of Robert Barber - 1638 - 1705) was one of 8 children, of Edward (c. 21 December, 1608) and Maude Carsey. The other siblings were: Alice c. 17 April, 1632; John c. 25 April, 1633; Sara c. 11 June, 1635; John c. 6 December, 1642; James c. 6 December, 1642; Susan c. 28 September, 1643; and Mary c. 10 March, 1645 - (all also christened under the name 'Carsie,' in Cratfield, Suffolk. Of these siblings it is known that Mary Kersey married a man named Poole, and Susan a man named Hayward.