Wolfric Lord of Leek, Aldithley, Balterley

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Wulfric of Mercia, Lord of Leek, Aldithley, and Balterley

Birthdate: (50)
Birthplace: Leek, Staffordshire, England
Death: circa 1059 (42-58)
Merica, Wolverhampton, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Godwin and Goda
Husband of Amelie of Mercia and Bertha de Totnes
Father of Walthens Lord of Mercia; Ranulphus Mercia; Gamel de Tettesworth; Ormus de Davenport; Walter/Watheus lord of Etchells, Bredbury, and Brinnington and 1 other
Brother of Godric 'The Saxon'; Æthelric/Egelric Bishop of Durham; Æthelwine, Bishop of Durham and Siward, Jarl of Gloucester

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About Wolfric Lord of Leek, Aldithley, Balterley

HUSBAND: WOLFRIC. Of Staffordshire, England; son of GODWIN

He was Lord of Aldithley, Talk and Balterley in the county of Staffordshire, and of Cedde and Mottram Andrew in the county of Cheshire. He was a thane of the king, and through his mother closely related to William the Conqueror.

WIFE: (miss) PONCIUS She was the daughter of William PONCIUS, Count of Arques and Thoulose, son of Richard II, Duke of Normandy. She was thus a cousin of William the Conqueror and a sister to Richard Fitz Pontz, progenitor of the de Clifford family.

CHILDREN of WOLFRIC and (miss) PONCIUS: Gamel de TETTESWORTH. WALTHENS. Lord of Etchells, Bredbury and Brinnington in the County of Cheshire. Ranulphus. Orme de Davenport.

SOURCES: [S1]. A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland Enjoying Territorial Possessions Or High Official Rank: But Uninvested with Heritable Honours. Volume 4. Author John Burke. Publisher Colburn, 1838. Digitized by Google Books on Aug 15, 2008.

Wolfric Leek of Croxton, Lord of Aldithley, Talk and Balterley of Staffordshire, Lord of Lache/Leek/Lich, Cedde- and Mottram- Andrew, Croxton and Etchells of Cheshire.

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Wolfric Lord of Leek, Aldithley, Balterley's Timeline

Leek, Staffordshire, England
Age 21
Age 23
Age 34
Tetsworth, Thame, Oxfordshire, England
Age 37
Davenport, Congleton, Cheshire, England
Age 49
Heleigh Castle, Audley, Staffordshire, England
Age 50
Wolverhampton, UK