BIOGRAPHY OF ROGER MORTIMER 1ST BARON MORTIMER CHIRK 1256-1326

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: MORTIMER

Descent English Royalty: 2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 8G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1256 Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk was born to Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (25) and Maud Braose (32)

Before 08 Jun 1286 Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk and Lucy Wafre were married

In 1326 Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk (70) died at Tower of London

Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk was appointed 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk

Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Chirk was imprisoned at Tower of London

ANCESTRY

Father: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Ralph Mortimer

1G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer

2G GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

3G GrandFather: Hugh Mortimer

4G GrandFather: Ranulph Mortimer

2G GrandMother: Matilda Gernon

3G GrandFather: William le Meschin Gernon

4G GrandFather: Ranulf de Briquessart Gernon Viscount Bessin

4G GrandMother: Margaret Avranches

3G GrandMother: Cecily Rumily

4G GrandFather: Robert Rumily

1G GrandMother: Isabel Ferrers

2G GrandFather: Walchelin Ferrers

3G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers

4G GrandFather: William Ferrers

GrandMother: Gwladus verch Llewelyn "Dark Eyed" Aberffraw (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Llewellyn "The Great" Aberffraw

2G GrandFather: Iorwerth "Drwyndwn aka Flat Nosed" Aberffraw

3G GrandFather: Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

4G GrandFather: Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

4G GrandMother: Angharad Unknown

3G GrandMother: Gwladus Unknown

4G GrandFather: Llywarch Unknown

2G GrandMother: Marared ferch Madog Mathrafal

3G GrandFather: Madog ap Maredudd Mathrafal Prince Powys

4G GrandFather: Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

3G GrandMother: Susanna Aberffraw

4G GrandFather: Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

4G GrandMother: Angharad Unknown

1G GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet (Daughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John "Lackland" I King England (Son Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Curtmantle" II King England (Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

4G GrandMother: Empress Matilda (Daughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen Consort France, Queen Consort England

4G GrandFather: William "Saint" Poitiers X Duke Aquitaine

4G GrandMother: Aenor Châtellerault

2G GrandMother: Adela Plantagenet

3G GrandFather: Hamelin Warenne 4th Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Plantagenet Duke Normandy

4G GrandMother: Mistress Unknown

3G GrandMother: Isabella Warenne 4th Countess Surrey

4G GrandFather: William Warenne 3rd Earl Surrey

4G GrandMother: Adela Montgomery

Mother: Maud Braose

GrandFather: William Braose

1G GrandFather: Reginald Braose

2G GrandFather: William Braose 4th Baron Bramber

3G GrandFather: William Braose 3rd Baron Bramber

4G GrandFather: Phillip Braose 2nd Baron Bramber

4G GrandMother: Aenor Totnes

3G GrandMother: Bertha Gloucester

4G GrandFather: Miles Gloucester 1st Earl Hereford

4G GrandMother: Sibyl Neufmarché

2G GrandMother: Maud "Lady of Hay" St Valery

3G GrandFather: Bernard St Valery

4G GrandFather: Reginald St Valery

3G GrandMother: Matilda Unknown

1G GrandMother: Graecia Briwere

GrandMother: Eva Marshal

1G GrandFather: William Marshal

2G GrandFather: John Fitzgilbert

2G GrandMother: Sybil Salisbury

3G GrandFather: Walter Salisbury 2nd Baron Chitterne

4G GrandFather: Edward Salisbury 1st Baron Trowbridge, 1st Baron Chitterne

3G GrandMother: Sybilla Chaworth

1G GrandMother: Isabel Clare 4th Countess Pembroke

2G GrandFather: Richard "Strongbow" Clare 2nd Earl Pembroke, 1st Earl Buckingham

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Pembroke

4G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare

4G GrandMother: Alice Claremont

3G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont-Roger

4G GrandFather: Robert Beaumont-Roger 1st Earl Leicester, Count Meulan

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet

2G GrandMother: Aoife Ní Diarmait Macmurrough

3G GrandFather: Diarmait Macmurrough