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Sir Henry Ferrers
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1355
Tilty
Essex, England
Death: Feb. 3, 1388
Groby
Leicestershire, England

Henry was born in Tiltey Abbey, and died at Groby Old Hall, whose church served as the parish church of Groby. It was remodeled not long after Henry died, and its tower replaced with a structure of Groby granite, more or less identical in appearance, in the 19th century.
He was the 4th Baron Ferrers of Groby and a supporter of Richard II against the Lancastrians whose dynastic claim was soon to break out into the War of the Roses. He fought for the King in a lost cause to maintain his holdings in Brittany from 1377-1381, and was called to fight in Scotland in 1385.

Son of William de Ferrers and his first wife, Margaret de Ufford, daughter of Robert de Ufford and Margaret de Norwich. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Ferrers (1332 - 1371)
  Margaret de Ufford de Ferrers (1333 - 1368)
 
 Spouse:
  Joan De Poynings Ferrers (1356 - 1394)*
 
 Children:
  William Ferrers (1372 - 1445)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Ferrers Beauchamp (____ - 1406)*
  Henry Ferrers (1355 - 1388)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Philip and St James Church
Groby
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough
Leicestershire, England
 
Created by: Bill Velde
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71635002
Sir Henry Ferrers
Added by: Bill Velde
 
Sir Henry Ferrers
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- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jun. 20, 2016

- Memory of my ancestor
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016
REST IN PEACE. GARY PAAUL DAILY SR. MAYFLOWER 44242 RI 1106.
- gary daily
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
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