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Lady Margaret de Fiennes Mortimer
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Birth: 1270
Caen, France
Death: Feb. 7, 1333
Wigmore
Herefordshire, England

Margaret, daughter of Sir William de Fienes, the 2nd cousin of Eleanor of Castile, Queen of Edward I, by Blanche de Brienne, married Edmund de Mortimer about 1285. Dower was assigned to Margaret de Fiennes, 25 Sep 1304. The castle of Radnor was restored to her, as her dower, after seizure upon her son Roger's forfeiture. Her presence in those parts was too great an encouragement to the contrariants to be suffered, and she was therefore lodged in various places (in Hants, in Skipton-in-Craven and Pontefract Castles, and in Elstowe nunnery) by order of the King. Her lands, which had been seized in 1322, were restored in 1328. In 1330 a papal indult was issued for her. She died 7 February 1333/4.


 
 
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 Spouse:
  Edmund Mortimer (1261 - 1303)*
 
 Children:
  Roger Mortimer (1287 - 1330)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Not to be confused with Margaret Fiennes, 11th Baroness Dacre.
 
Burial:
Wigmore Abbey
Wigmore
Herefordshire Unitary Authority
Herefordshire, England
 
Maintained by: A.D.L
Originally Created by: L. C. B.
Record added: Aug 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57613046
Lady Margaret <i>de Fiennes</i> Mortimer
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Lady Margaret <i>de Fiennes</i> Mortimer
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My 21st, 22nd, and 23rd great grandmother through three different lines.
- To Whom Do We Belong
 Added: Mar. 29, 2014

- Lizzie Dyer Locke
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
Rest in peace, 24th great grandmother, you are not forgotten.
- JoAnn Olinger
 Added: Feb. 22, 2014
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