Edmund de Mortimer 7th Lord Mortimer 2nd Baron Wigmore

Brief Life History of Edmund

When Edmund de Mortimer 7th Lord Mortimer 2nd Baron Wigmore was born on 27 October 1252, in Wigmore Castle, Herefordshire, England, his father, Sir Roger de Mortimer II, First Baron of Wigmore, was 22 and his mother, Maud de Braose, was 26. He married Joan de Grey in 1276, in Wigmore, Herefordshire, England. He registered for military service in 1304. In 1265, at the age of 13, his occupation is listed as treasurer of york . He died on 17 July 1304, in his hometown, at the age of 51, and was buried in Wigmore Abbey, Wigmore, Herefordshire, England.

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Edmund de Mortimer 7th Lord Mortimer 2nd Baron Wigmore
Margaret de Fiennes Baroness of Wigmore
Marriage: September 1285
Maud de Mortimer
Elizabeth de Mortimer
Walter de Mortimer
Margaret de Mortimer
Roger Mortimer
Hugh de Mortimer
Joan Mortimer
Edmund de Mortimer II
John de Mortimer

Sources (14)

  • Edmund Mortimer, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Foundation for Medieval Genealogy -Pierre de Geneville
  • Edmund Mortimer (1261-1303), Find a Grave

World Events (2)

1259 · 100 Years of Conflict Between England and France Ends

Treaty of Paris was signed on December 4, 1259, which ended 100 years of conflict between England and France.

1290 · Jews Expelled From England

After years of anti-Semitic behavior, King Edward I expelled Jews from England in 1290.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.

Indian: variant of Dey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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BIO: from Historic Peerage of England, p 337 ... summoned to Parliament from 23 June, 23 Edw. I. 1295, to 2 June, 30 Edw. I. 1302... ** from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MED …

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