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Roger de Mortimer

Male 1328 - 1360  (31 years)


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  • Name Roger de Mortimer 
    Born 11 Nov 1328  Ludlow, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Feb 1360  Rouvray, Côte d'Or, Burgundy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Wigmore Abbey, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I18008  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2017 

    Father Edmund de Mortimer,   b. Between 1305 and 1306, of Wigmore, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Jan 1332, Stanton Lacy, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth de Badlesmere,   b. Abt 1313,   d. 8 Jun 1356, Rochford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1316  Ernwood in Kinlet, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F11248  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philippe de Montagu,   d. 5 Jan 1382 
    Children 
    +1. Edmund Mortimer,   b. 1 Feb 1352, Llangoed in Llyswen, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1381, Dominican friary, Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F11184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marshal of England. Warden of the Cinque Ports. Fought at Crécy in the first division, with the Prince of Wales. Founder knight of the Order of the Garter. Summoned to Parliament by writ in 1348. In 1354 he obtained a reversal of the sentence against his grandfather, Roger de Mortimer, and was restored to the title of Earl of March and to all of his grandfather's estates which had been forfeited to the Crown. In the following year he was summoned to Parliament by writ as Earl of March. In October 1359 he accompanied Edward III on his unsuccessful invasion of France. He was appointed Constable of the Host and rode at its head. Thereafter he was with Edward in Burgundy, where he died suddenly in February 1360.

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.