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Isabelle Berkeley (de Mowbray)

Nicknames: "Isabel Mowbray /Ferrers/", "Isabel /Mowbray/"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Epworth, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England
Place of Burial: Greyfriars, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas de Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk; Thomas Mowbray; Elizabeth FitzAlan, Duchess of Norfolk and Elizabeth Mowbray
Wife of James De Berkeley; James de Berkeley "The Just", 1st Baron Berkeley and Henry Ferrers - 6th Baron Ferrers of Groby
Mother of Maurice Berkeley, de jure 3rd Baron Berkeley; Elizabeth de Berkeley; Isabel Berkeley; Lord James of de Berkeley; William de Berkeley and 7 others
Sister of Thomas de Mowbray, 4th Earl of Norfolk; Margaret de Mowbray; John de Mowbray, 2nd Duke of Norfolk and Elizabeth Cathrine Mowbray
Half sister of Joan Goushill, Baroness of Stanley and Elizabeth Wingfield, Duchess of Norfolk

Managed by: Patricia Norton Chong
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About Isabelle Berkeley (de Mowbray)

http://thepeerage.com/p1695.htm#i16949 (source)

http://www.gurganus.org/ourfamily/browse.cfm?fid=31680 (source)

Lady Isabel Mowbray was born after 1400.

She was the daughter of Thomas Mowbray, 1st Duke of Norfolk and Elizabeth Fitzalan.

She married, firstly, Henry Ferrers, son of Sir William Ferrers, 3rd Lord Ferrers (of Groby), before 1424.

She married, secondly, James de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley, son of Sir James de Berkeley and Elizabeth Bluet, in 1423/24.3 She died on 27 September 1452 at Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.

She was buried at Greyfriars, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.

From before 1424, her married name became Ferrers.3 From 1423/24, her married name became de Berkeley.

She was arrested by order of Margaret, Countess of Shrewsbury, and imprisoned at Gloucester.

Children of Lady Isabel Mowbray and James de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley

James Berkeley

Thomas Berkeley+ d. 14844

William de Berkeley, 1st and last Marquess of Berkeley+ b. 1426, d. 14 Feb 1491/925

Sir Maurice Berkeley+ b. c 1436, d. Sep 1506

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Isabel MOWBRAY (AFN: 8J5D-KG) Pedigree

Sex:  F  Family    

Event(s)

Birth:   Abt 1396   
 Of, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England   
Death:   29 Sep 1452   
 Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
Burial:        Greyfriars, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England   

Parents

Father:  Thomas De MOWBRAY (AFN: 8J5J-FB)  
Mother:  Elizabeth FITZALAN (AFN: 8J5B-TK)  

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Marriage(s)

Spouse:  James De BERKELEY (AFN: 8489-0L)  Family  
Marriage:  1423/1424  
 Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England  
   
Spouse:  Henry FERRERS (AFN: 8J4M-DG)  Family  
Marriage:  1416  
 Of, , , England          

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Husband's Name

James De BERKELEY (AFN:8489-0L)  Pedigree  

Born:  Abt 1394  Place:  Raglan, Monmouthshire, England   
Christened:  23 Jan 1403  Place:  Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
Died:  Nov/Dec 1463  Place:  Berkeley Castle, , Gloucestershire, England   
Buried:    Place:  Church, Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire, England   
Married:  1423/1424  Place:  Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   

Father:  James De BERKELEY (AFN:9220-P8)  Family  
Mother:  Elizabeth BLUET (AFN:8489-34)  

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Wife's Name

Isabel MOWBRAY (AFN:8J5D-KG)  Pedigree  

Born:  Abt 1396  Place:  Of, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England   
Died:  29 Sep 1452  Place:  Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
Buried:    Place:  Greyfriars, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England   
Married:  1423/1424  Place:  Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   

Father:  Thomas De MOWBRAY (AFN:8J5J-FB)  
Mother:  Elizabeth FITZALAN (AFN:8J5B-TK)   

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Children

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1.  Sex  Name    
 F Elizabeth BERKELEY (AFN:8489-BB)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1420   Place:  Of, , Gloucestershire, England   

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2.  Sex  Name    
 F Isabel De BERKELEY (AFN:9F9S-LJ)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1422   Place:  Gloucestershire, England  

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3.  Sex  Name    
 F Alice BERKELEY (AFN:8489-DN)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1424   Place:  Of, , Gloucestershire, England   

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4.  Sex  Name    
 M James De BERKELEY (AFN:9F9S-H1)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1428   Place:  Of, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
   Died:  KILLED   Place:  Sp, , , France   
   Buried:    Place:  Church, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   

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5.  Sex  Name    
 M Maurice BERKELEY (AFN:8J5D-FR)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1436   Place:  Of, Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire, England   
   Died:  Sep 1506   Place:  Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire, England   
   Buried:    Place:  Austin Friars, London, Middlesex, England   

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6.  Sex  Name    
 M Thomas De BERKELEY (AFN:9F9S-J6)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt 1437   Place:  Of, Dursley, Gloucestershire, England   
   Died:  2 Jul 1484   Place:  , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
   Buried:    Place:  , Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   

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7.  Sex  Name    
 M William De BERKELEY (AFN:9F9G-3K)  Pedigree   
   Born:  1426   Place:  Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
   Christened:    Place:  Sps   
   Died:  14 Feb 1491/1492   Place:  Sanctuary, Westminster, Middlesex, England   
   Buried:    Place:  St Agustine Friars, London, Middlesex, England  
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Husband's Name

Henry FERRERS (AFN:8J4M-DG)  Pedigree   
Born:  Abt 1390  Place:  Raglan, Monmouthshire, England   
Died:  1463  Place:  Raglan, Nonmouthshire, England   
Married:  1416  Place:  Of, , , England   

Father:  William FERRARS (AFN:B3DJ-NF)  Family  
Mother:  Philippa CLIFFORD (AFN:8J4M-C9)   

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Wife's Name

Isabel MOWBRAY (AFN:8J5D-KG)  Pedigree  

Born:  Abt 1396  Place:  Of, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England   
Died:  29 Sep 1452  Place:  Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England   
Buried:    Place:  Greyfriars, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England   
Married:  1416  Place:  Of, , , England   

Father:  Thomas De MOWBRAY (AFN:8J5J-FB)  Family  
Mother:  Elizabeth FITZALAN (AFN:8J5B-TK)   

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Children

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1.  Sex  Name    
 F Elizabeth FERRERS (AFN:8J5J-D5)  Pedigree   
   Born:  Abt. 1418   Place:  Of, Groby, Leicestershire, England   
   Died:  1482/1483   Place:    

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 M Maurice FERRERS (AFN:B3DF-48)  Pedigree  
   Born:  Abt 1420   Place:  Of, Berkeley, Kent, England  
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Sir James de BERKELEY Lord Berkeley [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 was born 1394 in Raglan, Monmouthshire, Wales. He died Nov 1463 in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England. James married Isabel de MOWBRAY on 1424 in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.

Other marriages:

St. JOHN, N.N.

STAFFORD, N.N.

TALBOT, Joan

Isabel de MOWBRAY [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 was born 1396 in Epworth, Lincolnshire, England. She died 29 Sep 1452 in Gloucester Castle, Gloucestershire, England. Isabel married Sir James de BERKELEY Lord Berkeley on 1424 in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.

Other marriages:

FERRERS, Henry Knight

They had the following children:

		F	i	 Elizabeth BERKELEY was born 1425.
		M	ii	 Sir William BERKELEY Earl of Nottingham was born 1427 and died 14 Feb 1492.
		M	iii	 James BERKELEY Esquire 1, 2, 3 was born 1429 in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.
		F	iv	 Alice BERKELEY was born 1432.
		M	v	 Sir Maurice BERKELEY Lord Berkeley was born 1435 and died Sep 1506.
		M	vi	 Thomas BERKELEY Esquire was born 1435 and died 2 Jul 1484.
		F	vii	 Isabel BERKELEY was born 1438 and died before 3 Sep 1482.

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Lady Isabel de Mowbray[1,2,3,4]

 - 1452

Honorific Lady

Sex Female

Lived In England

Complete *

Died 23 Sep 1452 Gloucester Castle

Buried Gloucester, Grey Friars

Person ID I00026826 Leo

Last Modified 21 Aug 1996


Father Thomas de Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk, b. 22 Mar 1366/1368

Mother Lady Elizabeth Fitzalan

Family ID F00011595 Group Sheet


Family 1 Sir Henry Ferrers, of Groby

Married Bef 13 Jul 1416

Children

1. Elizabeth Ferrers, Heiress of Groby, b. Abt 1419

Last Modified 07 Jun 1998

Family ID F00011655 Group Sheet


Family 2 James Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley, b. 1394, Raglan, Monmouthshire

Married 1423/1424

Children

1. Sir Thomas Berkeley, of Dursley

	2. Elizabeth Berkeley

3. Isabel Berkeley

	4. Alice Berkeley

5. William Berkeley, 1st Marquess Berkeley, b. 1426, Berkeley Castle

	6. James Berkeley, b. Abt 1430, (?) 

7. Maurice Berkeley, 3rd Lord Berkeley, b. Abt 1434/1435

Last Modified 21 Aug 1996

Family ID F00011654 Group Sheet


Sources 1. [S00058] The Complete Peerage, 1936 , Doubleday, H.A. & Lord Howard de Walden, Reference: II 132

2. [S00010] A Genealogical History of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited and extinct peerages of the British Empire, London, 1866, Burke, Sir Bernard, Reference: 387

3. [S00120] Cahiers de Saint Louis , Dupont, Jacques and Saillot, Jacques, Reference: 409, 971

4. [S00123] ~Living descendants of Blood Royal in America , Angerville, Count d', Reference: III 34 -------------------- Isabel Mowbray Ferrers Memorial Photos Flowers Edit Share Learn about upgrading this memorial... Birth: 1396 Gloucestershire, England Death: Sep. 29, 1452 Gloucester Gloucestershire, England

Daughter of Thomas Mowbray and Eleanor FitzAlan. Her father was a Crusader who died in Venice Italy of the Plague. Find A Grave contributor Anne Shurtleff Stevens added the following bio:

"Wife of Sir Henry de Ferrers, married shortly before 13 July 1416, and mother of Elizabeth, who would marry Sir Edward Grey. Secondly, she was the third wife of Sir James Berkeley and mother of four sons and three daughters: Sir William, Knight of the Bath and Earl Marshal of Nottingham Sir Maurice, Knight of the Body of the King m Isabel de Meade James, Thomas, Elizabeth, wife of William Burdet, Esq. Isabel, wife of William Tyre, Esq., Alice, wife of Richard Arthur, Esq.

Isabel died at Gloucester Castle where she had been imprisoned by Margaret Talbot, the Countess of Shrewsbury as repercussion for Isabel's husband sacking Margaret's manor at Wotton-under-Edge in Gloucestershire, where Margaret's son sacked Henry's Berkeley castle in 1452 and took him prisoner."

Find A Grave contributor Todd Whitesides added: She died in Gloucester Castle on Michaelmas-day (Sept. 29th), 1452.


Family links:

Parents:
 Thomas Mowbray (1367 - 1399)
 Elizabeth Fitzalan (1371 - 1425)

Spouse:
 James Berkeley (1394 - 1463)*

Children:
 Maurice de Berkeley (1436 - 1506)*
 Thomas Berkeley (1472 - 1533)*
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Burial: Grey Friar Gloucester Gloucestershire, England Plot: Chapels, monastery and cemetery mostly in ruins. Many graves excavated, but no markers.

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Isabel de Mowbray's Timeline

1396
1396
Epworth, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
1412
1412
Age 16
Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
1416
1416
Age 20
of, England
1419
1419
Age 23
Groby, Leicestershire, England
1420
1420
Age 24
Berkeley, Kent, England, United Kingdom
1420
Age 24
of, Gloucestershire, England
1421
1421
Age 25
Halifax, Yorkshire, , England
1421
Age 25
Halifax, Yorkshire, , England
1423
1423
Age 27
Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England
1426
1426
Age 30
Thornbury, Gloucestershire, , England