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  • ID: I2932
  • Name: Roger Mortimer
  • Suffix: 1st Earl of March
  • Sex: M 1
  • Birth: 25 APR 1287 in Thornbury, Herts
  • Death: 29 NOV 1330 in Elms, Tyburn, Middlesex
  • Burial: 1330 Shrewsbury, Shropshire: Franciscan Greyfriars Abbey
  • Occupation: Ruler of England 1327-30
  • Cause: Hanged
  • COMN: 35
  • COUS: 22C
  • Note: 2

    Paramour of ISABEL, Queen Consort of EDWARD II.
    He gained control of Ludlow Castle by his marriage in 1303, and together with his mistress, the queen, plotted the overthrow of Edward 11.
    If he was 1st Earl of March, how come his father was also Earl of March? (different creation?)
  • _UID: 4769395D090F4EA9B72A8F5B39235505D677
  • Change Date: 7 MAR 2012

    Father: Edmund Mortimer b: 1252 in Wigmore, Herefordshire
    Mother: Margaret or Eleanor De Fiennes b: ABT 1265 in England

    Marriage 1 Joan De Genville b: 2 FEB 1286 in Ludlow, Shropshire
    • Married: 20 SEP 1301 in Pembridge, Herefordshire 3
    1. Has Children Edmund Mortimer b: ABT 1306 in Wigmore, Herts
    2. Has Children Geoffroy de Mortemer b: ABT 1317 in Wigmore, Herefordshire
    3. Has Children Katherine De Mortimer b: ABT 1310
    4. Has Children Joan Mortimer b: ABT 1314
    5. Has Children Margaret Mortimer
    6. Has Children Maud De Mortimer
    7. Has Children Blanche de Mortimer
    8. Has Children Beatrice Mortimer

    Marriage 2 Isabella De France b: 1296

      1. Type: Gedcom File
        Title: Buell gedcom
        Date: 9/3/01
      2. Text: Ancient Ancestors
        Ronald Wells, AM, MD, FRACP, FRACMA, FAMS, FRIPH
      3. Type: Book
        Periodical: The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March, Ruler of England 1327-30
        Author: Ian Mortimer
        Date: 2003
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