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William DE FERRERS[1]

Male Abt 1140 - 1189  (~ 49 years)


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  • Name William DE FERRERS 
    Born Abt 1140  Ferrers, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened Tutbury, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Castle 
    Gender Male 
    _AMTID 330126064743:1030:114017017 
    _FSFTID LTVM-C4M 
    _UID 6F74511FFEC54D9CA0EDF60EA3EEDE00FF31 
    Died 31 Dec 1189  Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Seige Of Acre, Jerusalem, Palestine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • This nobleman rebelled against King Henry II and, marching at thehead ofthe Leicestershire men upon Nottingham, then kept for the KingbyReginald de Lucie, got possession of the town, which he sacked,puttingthe greater part of the inhabitants to the sword and takingthe restprisoners. He soon afterwards, however was reduced tosubmission andobliged to surrender to the crown his castles ofTutbury and Duffield,which were demolished by order of the king. Hislordship married Sibilla,daughter of William de Braose, Lord ofAbergavenny and Brecknock, by whomhe had issue: William, hissuccessor; Milicent married Roger Mortimer ofWigmore; Agatha,concubine to King John, by whom she had Jaone, whomarried Llewellynthe Great, Prince of North Wales; Anghared marriedLlewelly Vychan,grandson of Lord Rhys, Prince of South Wales. He was theEarl Of Derby.
    Person ID I6384  Work in progress june2018
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 

    Father Robert DE FERRERS,   b. Abt 1090, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1141, Merevale, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Margaret PEVERELL,   b. 1115, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Married Abt 1135  Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Godeheut DE TOENI,   b. 1140, Flamsted, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1186  (Age < 45 years) 
    Married Y  [1
    Children 
     1. Isabell DE FERRERS,   b. Abt 1170, Derby, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 29 Apr 1252  (Age ~ 82 years)
     2. Robert DE FERRERS,   b. Abt 1177, Tutbury, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1227  (Age ~ 50 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F3578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sybil DE BRAOSE,   b. Abt 1157, Bramber, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Agatha DEFERRERS,   b. 1168, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1216, Aberconwy, Caernarvonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     2. William DE FERRERS, 4th Earl of Derby,   b. 1170, Ferrers, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1247  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F3580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart