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Henry de Ferrers

Male 1356 - 1388  (31 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henry de Ferrers was born on 16 Feb 1356 in Tilty Abbey, Essex, England (son of William de Ferrers and Margaret de Ufford); died on 3 Feb 1388.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: Stebbing, Essex, England

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament by writs from 4 Aug 1377 to 17 Dec 1387. He accompanied Thomas of Woodstock on his unsuccessful expedition to Brittany in 1380. He accompanied Richard II in his 1385 invasion of Scotland. In 1387 he was involved in the negotiations for the ransoming of Jean de Blois.

    Henry married Joan de Poynings. Joan (daughter of Luke de Poynings and Isabel de St. John) died on 30 May 1394. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. William Ferrers was born before 25 Apr 1372 in Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, England; died on 18 May 1445.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William de Ferrers was born on 28 Feb 1333 in Newbold Verdon, Leicestershire, England (son of Henry de Ferrers and Isabel de Verdun); died on 8 Jan 1371 in Stebbing, Essex, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 28 Feb 1333, Newbold Verdon, Leicestershire, England

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament by writs dated 15 Mar 1354 to 6 Apr 1369. He accompanied the Prince of Wales to Gascony in 1355, and was at the battle of Poitiers in 1356.

    William married Margaret de Ufford before 25 Apr 1344. Margaret (daughter of Robert de Ufford and Margaret de Norwich) died before 1368. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Margaret de Ufford (daughter of Robert de Ufford and Margaret de Norwich); died before 1368.
    Children:
    1. Margaret Ferrers died on 22 Jan 1407; was buried in St. Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.
    2. 1. Henry de Ferrers was born on 16 Feb 1356 in Tilty Abbey, Essex, England; died on 3 Feb 1388.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Henry de Ferrers was born about 1303 (son of William de Ferrers and (Unknown) de Segrave); died on 15 Sep 1343 in Groby in Ratby, Leicestershire, England; was buried in Ulverscroft Priory, Leicestershire, England.

    Notes:

    He was summoned to Parliament by writ from 25 Jan 1330 to 15 Nov 1338. He was one of the "Disinherited" who took part in the invasion of Scotland by Edward de Balliol in 1332. He was with the king at the battle of Sluys in 1340.

    Henry married Isabel de Verdun before 20 Feb 1331. Isabel (daughter of Thebaud de Verdun and Elizabeth de Clare) was born on 21 Mar 1317 in Amesbury, Wiltshire, England; died on 25 Jul 1349. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Isabel de Verdun was born on 21 Mar 1317 in Amesbury, Wiltshire, England (daughter of Thebaud de Verdun and Elizabeth de Clare); died on 25 Jul 1349.

    Notes:

    Given the date of her death and her relative youth at the time, it's likely that she died of the plague.

    Children:
    1. 2. William de Ferrers was born on 28 Feb 1333 in Newbold Verdon, Leicestershire, England; died on 8 Jan 1371 in Stebbing, Essex, England.

  3. 6.  Robert de Ufford was born on 9 Aug 1298 (son of Robert de Ufford and Cecily de Valoines); died on 4 Nov 1369.

    Notes:

    1st Earl of Suffolk. "Constantly in France, 1344-1347, having with him a banneret, 36 knights, 58 esquires and 63 archers, landing with the King as Marshal of the army in 1346, serving in the Prince's division at Crécy, 26 Aug 1346, and before Calais with the King in 1347. Fought at the battle of Poitiers, 19 Sept 1356. One of the most trusted warriors, counsellors and diplomats of Edward III." [The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz, citation details below.]

    Summoned to Parliament by writ, 27 Jan 1332 to 29 Nov 1336.

    Robert married Margaret de Norwich between 2 Jul 1324 and 13 Nov 1324. Margaret (daughter of Walter de Norwich and Katherine Hedersete) died on 2 Apr 1368; was buried in Campsey, Suffolk, England. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Margaret de Norwich (daughter of Walter de Norwich and Katherine Hedersete); died on 2 Apr 1368; was buried in Campsey, Suffolk, England.
    Children:
    1. Katherine de Ufford
    2. Cecily de Ufford died before 29 Mar 1372.
    3. 3. Margaret de Ufford died before 1368.
    4. Robert de Ufford died before 19 Jun 1362.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William de Ferrers was born on 30 Jan 1272 in Yoxall, Staffordshire, England (son of William de Ferrers and Anne Durward); died on 20 Mar 1325.

    Notes:

    He fought at the battle of Falkirk, 22 Jul 1298, and was present at the siege of Caerlaverock Castle in 1300. He was summoned to Parliament by writs, 29 Dec 1299 to 24 Sep 1324.

    William married (Unknown) de Segrave. (Unknown) (daughter of John de Segrave and Christian de Plessets) died before 1316. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  (Unknown) de Segrave (daughter of John de Segrave and Christian de Plessets); died before 1316.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 9 Feb 1317

    Notes:

    Possibly named Ellen or Margaret.

    Children:
    1. Anne de Ferrers died on 8 Aug 1367.
    2. 4. Henry de Ferrers was born about 1303; died on 15 Sep 1343 in Groby in Ratby, Leicestershire, England; was buried in Ulverscroft Priory, Leicestershire, England.

  3. 10.  Thebaud de Verdun was born on 8 Sep 1278 in of Alton, Staffordshire, England (son of Thebaud de Verdun and Margery de Bohun); died on 27 Jul 1316 in Alton, Staffordshire, England; was buried in Croxden Abbey, Staffordshire, England.

    Notes:

    Fought at Falkirk. Justiciar of Ireland, 30 Apr 1313 - Jan 1315. He was summoned to Parliament by writs from 29 Dec 1299 to 16 Oct 1315.

    Thebaud married Elizabeth de Clare on 4 Feb 1316 in near Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. Elizabeth (daughter of Gilbert de Clare and Joan of Acre) was born in Nov 1295 in Caerphilly, Glamorgan, Wales; died on 4 Nov 1360. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Elizabeth de Clare was born in Nov 1295 in Caerphilly, Glamorgan, Wales (daughter of Gilbert de Clare and Joan of Acre); died on 4 Nov 1360.
    Children:
    1. 5. Isabel de Verdun was born on 21 Mar 1317 in Amesbury, Wiltshire, England; died on 25 Jul 1349.

  5. 12.  Robert de Ufford was born on 11 Jun 1279 (son of Robert de Ufford and Mary); died before 9 Sep 1316.

    Notes:

    1st Lord Ufford. Summoned to Parliament by writ, 4 Mar 1309 to 19 Dec 1311.

    Robert married Cecily de Valoines before 1298. Cecily (daughter of Robert de Valoines and Eve) was born in 1281; died on 16 Jul 1325. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Cecily de Valoines was born in 1281 (daughter of Robert de Valoines and Eve); died on 16 Jul 1325.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1326

    Children:
    1. Joan de Ufford died before 1331; was buried in Grey Friars, Dunwich, Suffolk, England.
    2. Eve de Ufford died after 1369; was buried in Woodbridge Priory, Suffolk, England.
    3. 6. Robert de Ufford was born on 9 Aug 1298; died on 4 Nov 1369.

  7. 14.  Walter de Norwich (son of Henry of Norwich and Katherine); died between 12 Apr 1328 and 20 Feb 1329; was buried in Norwich Cathedral, Norwich, Norfolk, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 20 Jan 1329

    Notes:

    Lord High Treasurer. Chief Baron of the Exchequer.

    Walter married Katherine Hedersete. Katherine (daughter of John of Hethersett) died between Jan 1341 and Oct 1343. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Katherine Hedersete (daughter of John of Hethersett); died between Jan 1341 and Oct 1343.
    Children:
    1. 7. Margaret de Norwich died on 2 Apr 1368; was buried in Campsey, Suffolk, England.