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Henry Ferrers (abt. 1435 - 1499)

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Sir Henry Ferrers aka de Ferrers
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Husband of — married before 30 Sep 1471 [location unknown]
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Henry Ferrers is a descendant of a Magna Carta surety baron.
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Sir Henry Ferrers is a descendant of Saher de Quincy

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Biography

Henry Ferrers is a descendant of a surety of the Magna Carta:

Henry Ferrers son of
Thomas Ferrers son of
William Ferrers son of
Henry de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
Henry de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
William de Ferrers son of
Margaret De Quincy daughter of
Roger De Quincy son of
Saher De Quincy

Title and Occupation

Sir Henry Ferrers, Knt.[1][2]
Knight of the Kings Bodygaurd[1]
Sheriff of Kent 1487-8[1]
Knight of the Shire for Kent[1]
Keeper of the Chaylesmore Park[1]

Marriage

Wife: Margaet Heckstall, widow of William Whetnal, daughter and co-heiress of William Heckstall, Esq., of Heckstall, co. Stafford, and Peckham, Kent.[1][2]
Date: Before 13 September 1481 ([date of grant by Henry Ferrers, knight of the King's body-guard, and Margaret his wife, daughter and heiress of William Hextall, Esq., deceased, to Robert Weston, and two others, Citizens of London, of lands & c. in the parichs of Halstow and St. Mary's in the hundred of Hoo in Kent)[3][1]

Children

Henry and Margaret had 4 sons and 5 daughters, including:[1][2]
  1. Edward, Knt.
  2. Richard
  3. Margaret
  4. Elizabeth

Death

He left a will on 22 December 1499.[4][5] He died on 28 December 1499; Requesting burial in the parish church at Peckham, Kent, beside his wife.[4][5][6] His estate was probated on 20 August 1500.[4][5]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Vol. I, page 482, #11
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, page 64
  3. www.catalogue.nationalarchives.gov.uk/search.asp
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 481.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 213.
  6. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 210.

See Also:

  • Faris, David. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1996. Online: Ancestry.com. Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  • Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004. Online: Ancestry.com. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.

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