no image

Matilda (Braose) de Mortimer (abt. 1226 - 1301)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Lady Matilda (Maud) de Mortimer formerly Braose aka Brewes, Breuse, de Braose
Born about in Totnes, Devonshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Wigmore, Herefordshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Wigmore Castle, Herefordshire, Englandmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 21 Oct 2010
This page has been accessed 5,758 times.
British Aristocracy
Maud (Braose) de Mortimer was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.
Join: British Royals and Aristocrats Project
Discuss: euroaristo


Father Sir William de Brewes, 6th Baron de Brewes, Lord Brecknock, Abergavenny b. c 1204, d. 2 May 1230

Mother Eva de Marshal b. c 1206, d. b 1246

Maud de Brewes was born circa 1226 at of Totnes, Devonshire, England.[1] She married Sir Roger de Mortimer, 6th Lord Wigmore, Constable of clun & Herford Castles, son of Ralph de Mortimer, Baron Wigmore, Constable of Clun Castle and Gladys 'the Black', Princess of Wales, circa 1247. They had 7 sons (Ralph; Sir Edmund; Sir Roger; Sir William; Sir Geoffrey; Llywelyn; & Hugh) and 2 daughters (Margaret, wife of Sir Robert de Vere, 6th Earl of Oxford; & Isabel, wife of John FitzAlan, of Ralph d'Arderne, & of Robert de Hastang).[2] Maud de Brewes died on 16 March 1301.[3]

On 2 Jun 1252, partition of the Marshal's estates was made among the three coheirs: Mortimer, Cauntelo and Bohun. Maud was living in Ireland in Jan 1279/80.[4]


  • Sir Roger de Mortimer, 6th Lord Wigmore, Constable of clun & Herford Castles b. c 1231, d. 27 Oct 1282

Children [5][6]

  • Sir Ralph Mortimer, Sheriff if Shropshire & Staffordshire d. 1275
  • Geoffrey Mortimer
  • Sir William de Mortimer d. c 30 Jun 1297
  • Roger Mortimer d. 1336
  • Isabel de Mortimer b. c 1248, d. b 1 Apr 1292
  • Sir Edmund Mortimer, 1st Lord Mortimer b. c 1252, d. 17 Jul 1304
  • Margaret de Mortimer b. bt 11 Mar 1256 - 31 Mar 1261, d. c 1297
  • Isolde de Mortimer b. c 1260, d. c 4 Aug 1338


  1. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 165-166.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 254.
  3. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 521.
  4. Doubleday, H.A. and Lord Howard de Walden, ed., The Complete Peerage or A History of the House of Lords and All Its Members From The Earliest Times, London: The St Catherine Press, 1936. Accessed online at LDS, Vol. IX, page 280-281.
  5. Burke's Dormant & Extinct Peerages, p. 384-385.
  6. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 670.

See also:

  • Richardson, Douglas, Royal Ancestry. 2013, Vol. I, page 557.

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Sponsored Search by

No known carriers of Maud's mitochondrial DNA have taken an mtDNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Images: 1
Pedigree of de Mortimer
Pedigree of de Mortimer


Maud is 23 degrees from Jim Angelo, 21 degrees from Willis Carrier and 10 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

B  >  Braose  |  D  >  de Mortimer  >  Matilda (Braose) de Mortimer