Margery Gerard (Trafford)

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Margery Gerard (Trafford)

Also Known As: "Margaret Trafford"
Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Trafford, Lancashire, England, (Present UK)
Death: May 10, 1540 (69)
Ponty Pool, Gwent, Wales, (Present UK)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edmund Trafford, Knight of the Bath and Margaret Trafford
Wife of Nicholas Longford; John Port and Sir Thomas Gerard, I, Kt.
Mother of Bridget or Elizabeth Port; Sir Thomas Gerard, MP; Sir William Gerrard, Lord Chancellor of Ireland; Elizabeth Radcliffe; Ann Lever and 1 other
Sister of Margery Radcliffe; Sir Edmund Trafford; Ann Leigh; Alice Leigh; Elizabeth de Trafford and 1 other
Half sister of William Honford, of Handforth Hall and John Honford

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About Margery Gerard (Trafford)

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Margaret Trafford:

Margery Trafford [1]

  • F, #418360
  • Last Edited=17 Jan 2011

Margery Trafford is the daughter of Sir Edmond Trafford and Margaret Savage.[1]

She married, thirdly, Sir Thomas Gerard, son of Peter Gerard and Margaret Stanley.[1]

She married, secondly, Sir John Port.[1]

She married, firstly, Nicholas Longford.[1]

Her married name became Longford.[1]

Her married name became Gerard.

Her married name became Port.[1]

Child of Margery Trafford and Sir Thomas Gerard

  • 1. Sir Thomas Gerard+2 b. c 1512


1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 1535. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

2. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

  1. ID: I116110
  2. Name: Margaret [@] de Trafford
  3. Sex: F
  4. Birth: 6 JUN 1470 in Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales
  5. Death: 10 MAY 1540 in Ponty Pool, Gwent, Wales

Father: Sir Edmond [@] de Trafford b: 12 MAY 1442 in Trafford, Lancashire, England

Mother: Margaret [@] Savage b: 1450 in Clinton, Cheshire, England

Marriage 1 Sir Thomas Bryn [@] Gerard b: ABT 9 JAN 1487 in Newhall, Ashton, Under Lym, Lancashire, England

   * Married: 22 JUN 1515 in Ponty Pool, Gwent, Wales


  1. Has Children William [@] Gerard b: 19 JUN 1518 in Newhall, Ashton, Under Lym, Lancashire, England

  • *Is NOT Frances Molyneux**

Frances Molyneux was born in 1592 and William in or around 1509. She couldn't possibly be his mother. A mother can't be born after her child.

They may be related but not as mother and daughter

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Margery Gerard (Trafford)'s Timeline

June 6, 1470
Trafford, Lancashire, England, (Present UK)
Age 41
Bryn, West Derby, Lancashire, England
June 19, 1518
Age 48
Staffordshire, England
Age 49
Age 51
Ches Bryn, Lancashire, , England
May 10, 1540
Age 69
Ponty Pool, Gwent, Wales, (Present UK)