Mary Ellen de Roos

1420–1501 (Age 81)
Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, England

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen de Roos was born in 1420, in Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, England, her father, Thomas de Ros, was 14 and her mother, Lady Beatrice Stafford, was 18. She married Sir Thomas Stokes Lord of Sende about 1438, in Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1501, in Seend, Wiltshire, England, at the age of 81, and was buried in Seend, Wiltshire, England.

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Sir Thomas Stokes Lord of Sende
Mary Ellen de Roos
Marriage: about 1438
Lady Erica Stokes
Erica Stokes
Thomas Stokes
Hannah Stokes
John Stokes or Stoakes I
Lord John Newby I

Spouse and Children

about 1438
Melbourn, Cambridgeshire, England


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas de Ros


    Lady Beatrice Stafford




World Events (1)

1455 · Wars of the Roses

Age 35

Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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