GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edward "Elder" King Anglo-Saxons

EVENTS

On 30 Jan 1272 William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby was born to William Ferrers (32) and Anne Despencer (20) at Yoxall

Around 1295 William Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (22) and Ellen or Margaret Segrave (13)

On 22 Jul 1298 Edward "Longshanks" I King England (59) defeated the Scottish army led by William Wallace during the Battle of Falkirk at Falkirk using archers to firstly attack the Scottish shiltrons with the heavy cavalry and infantry completing the defeat. The English were described in the Falkirk Roll that lists 111 men with their armorials. The English army included: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick (26) , Walter Beauchamp (55) , Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (53) , Humphrey Bohun his grandfather 3rd Earl Hereford, 2nd Earl Essex (49) , Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford (24) , Hugh "Elder" Despencer 1st Earl Winchester (37) , William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) , Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (52) , Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (27) Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor (43) , Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton (58) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton (30) , John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster (29) , Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu (48) , Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (11) , William Ros 1st Baron Ros Helmsley (43) , John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave (42) , Nicholas Segrave (42) , Robert Vere 6th Earl Oxford (41) , Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby (30) , Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln (20) , Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster (17) , John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (67) , Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy (25) , Hugh Courtenay 9th Earl Devon (21) , Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel (32) , Henry Beaumont 4th Earl Buchan, John Capet II Duke Brittany, Philip Darcy, Robert Fitzroger, Roger Fitzwalter, Simon Fraser, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, John Wake 1st Baron Wake Liddell and Henry Lacy 3rd Earl Lincoln, 4th Earl Salisbury (47) . William Scrope (53) was knighted. Of the Scottish army John Stewart was killed. William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock fought.

Around 1299 Thomas Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) and Ellen or Margaret Segrave (17)

Around 1299 Anne Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (26) and Ellen or Margaret Segrave (17)

In 1300 William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (27) was created 1st Baron Ferrers Groby

Before 09 Mar 1301 seven Earls and 96 Barons signed a letter to the Pope refuting the Pope's claim that Scotland was subject to the Pope's feudal overlordship. The letter was never sent. Those who signed include: John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey, Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln, Ralph Monthermer 1st Baron Monthermer, Humphrey Bohun his father 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex, Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk, Richard Fitzalan 8th Earl Arundel, Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick, Aymer Valence 2nd Earl Pembroke, William Leybourne, Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster, William Latimer 1st Baron Latimer Corby, Edmund Hastings, John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny, Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore, Fulk Fitzwarin 2nd Baron Fitzwarin, Henry Percy 1st Baron Percy, Robert Fitzwalter 1st Baron Fitzwalter, John Beauchamp 1st Baron Beauchamp Somerset, William Braose 2nd Baron Braose, John Botetort 1st Baron Botetort, Reginald Grey 1st Baron Grey Wilton, John Moels 1st Baron Moels, Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley, Robert Vere 5th Earl Oxford, John Strange 1st Baron Strange Knockin, Thomas Multon 1st Baron Multon Gilsland, Robert Clifford 1st Baron Clifford, Walter Beauchamp, Alan Zouche 1st Baron Zouche Ashby, John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave, William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby, Simon Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, Piers Mauley 1st Baron Mauley, Ralph Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby, John Mohun 1st Baron Mohun Dunster, Roger Scales 1st Baron Scales, Thomas Furnival 1st Baron Furnivall, Hugh Bardolf 1st Baron Bardolf, Gilbert Talbot 1st Baron Talbot, William Deincourt 1st Baron Deincourt, Edmund Stafford 1st Baron Stafford, Walter Fauconberg 1st Baron Fauconberg [Baron's Letter to the Pope].

Around 1303 Ralph Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (30) and Ellen or Margaret Segrave (21)

In 1303 Henry Ferrers 2nd Baron Ferrers Groby was born to William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (30) and Ellen or Margaret Segrave (21)

On 20 Mar 1325 William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby (53) died at Groby

William Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Groby and Ellen or Margaret Segrave were married

ANCESTRY

Father: William Ferrers (4G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Earl Derby (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William Ferrers 4th Earl Derby

3G GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Earl Derby

4G GrandFather: Robert Ferrers 2nd Earl Derby

5G GrandFather: Robert Ferrers 1st Earl Derby

3G GrandMother: Sybil Braose

4G GrandFather: William Braose 3rd Baron Bramber

5G GrandFather: Phillip Braose 2nd Baron Bramber

5G GrandMother: Aenor Totnes

4G GrandMother: Bertha Gloucester

5G GrandFather: Miles Gloucester 1st Earl Hereford

5G GrandMother: Sibyl Neufmarché

2G GrandMother: Agnes Gernon (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester

5G GrandFather: Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester

5G GrandMother: Lucy Bolingbroke

4G GrandMother: Matilda Fitzrobert (Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester (Son Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Mabel Fitzhamon

3G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

4G GrandFather: Simon "Chauve" Montfort 4th Count Évreux

5G GrandFather: Amaury Montfort Count Évreux

5G GrandMother: Agnès Garlande

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Unknown

GrandMother: Margaret Quincy

2G GrandFather: Roger Quincy 2nd Earl Winchester

3G GrandFather: Saer Quincy 1st Earl Winchester

4G GrandFather: Robert Quincy

5G GrandFather: Saer Quincy

5G GrandMother: Maud Senlis

3G GrandMother: Margaret Beaumont-Roger

4G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 3rd Earl Leicester

5G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 2nd Earl Leicester

5G GrandMother: Amice Gael

4G GrandMother: Petronilla Grandesmil

5G GrandFather: William Grandesmil

2G GrandMother: Helen Galloway

Mother: Anne Despencer (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

2G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer

3G GrandFather: Thomas Despencer

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Despencer

3G GrandMother: Recuara Harcourt

GrandMother: Aline Bassett (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Philip Basset (2G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Alan Bassett

4G GrandFather: Thomas Basset

5G GrandFather: Gilbert Basset

5G GrandMother: Cecily Englefield

4G GrandMother: Adeliza Dunstanville

5G GrandFather: Alan Dunstanville

3G GrandMother: Aline Fitzrobert (1G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip Fitzrobert (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester (Son Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Mabel Fitzhamon

2G GrandMother: Hawise Reginar

3G GrandFather: Matthew Reginar

4G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar

5G GrandFather: Godfrey Reginar VIII Duke Lower Lorraine

5G GrandMother: Imagina Loon

4G GrandMother: Alice Hastings

5G GrandFather: Robert Fitzwilliam-Hastings