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Robert Ferrers, I, 2nd Baron of Ferrers

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Birthplace: Of Chartley, Staffordshire, England
Death: Died in Suffolk, UK
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Son of Sir John de Ferrers, 1st Lord Ferrers of Chartley and Hawise de Muscegros
Husband of Agnes Ferrers and Joan Ferrers, Lady of Willisham
Father of John de Ferrers, 3rd Lord of Chartley and Robert Ferrers, 2nd Lord Ferrers
Brother of Alianore de Lathom; John Ferrars, 2nd Lord of Chartley and Perronelle Ferrars
Half brother of William Ferrers and Catherine de Bures

Occupation: Descends to Wentworth, also Descends from both wives, 2nd Baron Ferrers of Chartley
Managed by: Al Dawson
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About Robert Ferrers, I, 2nd Baron of Ferrers

Sir Robert de Ferrers [i], Lord of Chartley, Knight, b 25 Mar 1309, Chartley Castle, Staffordshire, England, d 28 Aug 1350.

Robert de Ferrers, 2nd Baron Ferrers of Chartley

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Robert de Ferrers, 2nd Baron Ferrers of Chartley - was born on 25 Mar 1309 in Chartley, Staffordshire and died on 28 August 1350. He was the son of John de Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Chartley and Hawise de Muscegros, a daughter of Robert de Muscegros.

He inherited the title Baron Ferrers of Chartley upon his father's death from poisoning in Gascony in 1324 and was summoned to parliament on the 25th February 1342.

Robert served frequently in the Scottish and French wars of Edward III as well as participating the victory at Cressy.

Robert married Agnes (also known as Aeneas) de Bohun a daughter of Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford and Elizabeth of Rhuddlan, daughter of Edward I and a close sibling of Edward II. Agnes was born about 1314 in Caldecot, Northampton and died in 1343.

The couple had two sons, Robert, summoned to parliament as Baron Ferrers of Wemme and John, who succeeded his father as John de Ferrers, 3rd Baron Ferrers of Chartley.

Robert de Ferrers, 2nd Baron Ferrers of Chartley died on the 28 August 1350.

[edit]References

Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.

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Robert Ferrers, I, 2nd Baron of Ferrers's Timeline

1309
March 25, 1309
Of Chartley, Staffordshire, England
1324
November 21, 1324
Age 15
Chelveston, Northamptonshire, UK
1331
August 10, 1331
Age 22
Chartley, Staffordshire, , England
1341
1341
Age 31
Staffordshire, England
1348
1348
Age 38
Of Chartley, , Stafford, England
1350
August 28, 1350
Age 41
Suffolk, UK
1939
February 21, 1939
Age 41
February 21, 1939
Age 41
September 27, 1939
Age 41
September 27, 1939
Age 41