Isabel Millicent de Ferrers, of Oakham

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Isabel Millicent de Ferrers, of Oakham

Also Known As: "Widow of Robert de Mortimer"
Birthplace: Oakham Hall, Rutlandshire, England
Death: Died in Lechlade, Faringdon, Gloucestershire, England
Place of Burial: St. John Hsptl. Ch., Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Walkelin de Ferrers and Godeheut (Godehold) de Toeni
Wife of Sir Roger de Mortimer, Lord of Wigmore and Piers FitzHerbert, Lord of Brecknock
Mother of Juliane de Mortimer; Sir Ralph de Mortimer; Joane (Isabel) de Mortimer; Robert de Mortimer; Philip de Mortimer and 2 others
Sister of Ermintrude Ferrers; Hugh de Ferrers, Lord of Lechlade / 6th Baron of Burford; Millicent de Ferrers, of Derby; Elizabeth de Ferrers and Margery de Ferrers
Half sister of Henry de Ferrieres of Ferrières-Saint-Hilaire and Chambray; Margaret de Ferrers; Issobell de Mortimer of Wigmore; N.N. de Mohun; Sir William de Mohun IV and 3 others

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About Isabel Millicent de Ferrers, of Oakham

Roger Mortimer of Wigmore

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

He had married Isabel (d. before 29 April 1252), the daughter of Walchelin de Ferriers of Oakham Castle in Rutland before 1196. With Isabel, Roger had three sons and a daughter:

Hugh de Mortimer (d.1227)

Ralph de Mortimer (d.1246).

Philip Mortimer

Joan Mortimer (d.1225) - married May 1212 to Walter de Beauchamp[1]

Isabel de Ferrers was sister and heir of Hugh Ferrers, of Oakham, in Rutlandshire, and of Lechelade and Lagebiry in Gloucestershire at England.

Isabel married our ancestor Roger, 2nd Baron Mortimer of Wigmore, son of Hugh, 1st Baron Mortimer of Wigmore and Matilda le Meschin, before 1188.

She was a witness where Pain de Chaworth surety, being at that time one of the barons-marcher, that she could come to the king's exchequer on the octaves of St. Michael to satisfy for such debts as she owed to the late King John in 1217/18.

Isabel married Piers FitzHerbert, Lord Blaen Llynfi, son of Herbert FitzHerbert and Lucia de Gloecestria, before 1225.

She was a witness where William de Beauchamp, Baron of Elmley Castle, a minor, whose wardship and marriage Roger de Mortimer and Isabella, his wife, obtained for 3,000 marks, upon his father's death circa 1235.

Isabel died before 29 April 1252.

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ISABEL de Ferrers

From Medlands:

(-before 29 Apr 1252, bur Lechlade).  A manuscript narrating the foundation of Wigmore Abbey records that “Isabella…filia domini de Ferrers de Lechlade” was the second wife of “domini Rogeri”, adding that she became a nun “apud Lechelade” and was buried there[375].  “Rogerus de Mortuomari…et dominæ Isabellæ uxoris meæ” donated property to Kington St Michael by undated charter, witnessed by “Philippo de Mortuomari…”[376].  She inherited Lechlade and Oakham, lost by her older brother when Normandy was conquered by the French in 1204[377].  "Ysabell de Mortuomar" paid a fine for "seisina manerioris de Lichelad et de Langebg q fuerunt Hug de Ferr fratris sui de dono Walkeln patris eorum" in Gloucestershire, dated 1204[378].  The Testa de Nevill lists knights who held land in Gloucestershire, dated to [1211/13]: "Rogerus de Mortuo Mari" held "Lechelad et Langeleg de hereditate uxoris sue"[379].  An order dated [Apr] 1225 delayed repayment from "Peter fitz Herbert and Isabella his wife" of a "debt of Henry de Ferrers brother of the same Isabella"[380].  "Dominum Willelmum de Bello Campo, vicecomitem Wygorn et Isabellam uxorem eius" granted "totam terram suam…in Uplodecoumbe" to "dominam Isabellam de Mortuo Mare" by charter dated [24 Jun 1250], witnessed by "…domino Jacobo de Bello Campo…"[381].  m firstly [as his second wife,] ROGER de Mortimer, son of HUGH de Mortimer & his wife Maud Meschin of Skipton-in-Craven [Chester] (-before 19 Aug 1214, bur Wigmore).  m secondly as his second wife, PIERS FitzHerbert of Blaen Llyfni, son of HERBERT FitzHerbert & his wife Lucy of Hereford (-1 Jul 1235, bur Reading).  

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Isabel Millicent de Ferrers, of Oakham's Timeline

Oakham Hall, Rutlandshire, England
Age 11
Blaen Llyfni, , Brecknockshire, Wales
Age 12
February 15, 1190
Age 18
Wigmore, Herefordshire, England
Age 22
Age 22
Elmley, Worcestershire, England
Age 25
Wigmore, Herefordshire, England
Age 27
Of, Wigmore, Herefordshire, England