Ferrers of Chartley, Lord


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  • Baron Ferrers of Chartley — The title Baron Ferrers of Chartley was created on February 6 1299 for John de Ferrers, son of Robert de Ferrers, 6th Earl of Derby. The daughter of the 6th Baron Ferrers of Chartley, Anne, married Walter Devereux who was summoned to parliament… …   Wikipedia

  • Walter Devereux, 7th Baron Ferrers of Chartley — Walter Devereux, jure uxoris 7th Baron Ferrers of Chartley (c. 1431 22 August, 1485) was a minor member of the English peerage and a loyal supporter of the Yorkist cause during the Wars of the Roses. He was killed at the Battle of Bosworth Field …   Wikipedia

  • Devereux, Walter, Lord Ferrers of Chartley — (1432–1485)    Walter Devereux, Lord Ferrers of Chartley, was a loyal adherent of the house of YORK and one of EDWARD IV’s chief lieutenants in WALES.    Born into a Herefordshire GENTRY family, Devereux was a councilor of Richard PLANTAGENET,… …   Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses

  • John Devereux, 8th Baron Ferrers of Chartley — (1463 3 May, 1501) was an English Peer.FamilyHe was the eldest son and heir of Anne Ferrers, 7th Baroness Ferrers of Chartley by her husband and consort Walter Devereux, Lord Ferrers of Chartley. His mother died of natural causes in 1468 but his… …   Wikipedia

  • Ferrers — may refer to:People;Notable people *Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend, (1861–1924), British army general *Elizabeth Ferrers, (c.1250 – c.1300), daughter of William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby *George Ferrers, (1500? – 1579), Member of Parliament… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Charles Townshend (1769-1796) — Lord Charles Patrick Thomas Townshend (6 January 1769–27 May 1796), was a British Member of Parliament.Townshend was the fourth son of Field Marshal George Townshend, 1st Marquess Townshend, and his first wife Charlotte Compton, 15th Baroness… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord John Townshend — PC (19 January 1757 23 February 1833), known as the Honourable John Townshend until 1787, was a British Whig Member of Parliament.Townshend was the second son of Field Marshal George Townshend, 1st Marquess Townshend, by his first wife Charlotte… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Townshend — George Townshend George Townshend (28 février 1724 – 14 septembre 1807), 1er marquis Townshend, fut un militaire britannique qui parvint au grade de maréchal. Biographie Il était le petit fils de lord Charles Townshend, qui avait été à la tête du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Earl Ferrers — is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain. It was created in 1711 for Robert Shirley, 13th Baron Ferrers of Chartley. The Shirley family descends from George Shirley (died 1622). In 1611 he was created a Baronet, of Staunton Harold in the County …   Wikipedia

  • Robert de Ferrers, 6th Earl of Derby — Infobox Person name = image size = 200px caption = birth date = 1239 birth place = Tutbury Castle, Derbyshire death date = 1279 death place = education = occupation = English nobleman spouse = Mary (at age 10) and Eleanor parents = William de… …   Wikipedia

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