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Sir William Ferrers
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1372
Luton
Luton Borough
Bedfordshire, England
Death: May 18, 1445
Woodham Ferrers
Chelmsford Borough
Essex, England

5th Baron Ferrers of Groby.

5th Lord Ferrers of Groby, Knight of Groby, Leicestershire, vidame of Chartres.

Son of Sir Henry Ferres and Joan de Poynings, grandson of Sir William de Ferrers and Margaret de Ufford, Sir Luke Poynings and Isabel Saint John. Born at the manor house of Hoo and baptized at Luton, Bedfordshire 25 April 1372.

William married Philippe Clifford, daughter of Sir Roger de Clifford, Lord Clifford and Maud de Beauchamp. They married after 10 Oct 1388 and had four sons and three daughters:
* Sir Henry, married Isabel de Mowbray
* Thomas, married Elizabeth Freville
* John
* Edmund
* Margaret, wife of Sir Richard Grey & Sir Thomas Grey
* Elizabeth, wife of Sir William Culpeper
* Anne

Secondly, he married Margaret de Montagu, daughter of John, Earl of Salisbury and Maud Fraunceys, daughter of Sir Adam.

Thirdly, he married Elizabeth Standish, daughter of Sir William Standish and his wife, Iseult, widow of John de Wrottesley and Sir William Botiller.
 (bio by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Ferrers (1355 - 1388)
  Joan De Poynings Ferrers (1356 - 1394)
 
 Spouse:
  Philippa Clifford Ferrers (1374 - 1405)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth de Ferrers Culpeper (1392 - 1460)*
  Sir Henry De Ferrers (1394 - 1463)*
  Thomas Ferrers (1395 - 1459)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Mary's Priory
Ulverscroft
Charnwood Borough
Leicestershire, England
 
Created by: Bill Velde
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
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Sir William Ferrers
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To my 19th GreatGrandfather RIP
- Kathi Carper
 Added: Aug. 3, 2017
Honoring my 17th Great Grandfather.
- Mickey Burton
 Added: Jun. 28, 2017
In memory of my ancestor Knight Sir William Ferrers
- PamKH
 Added: Apr. 28, 2017
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