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  • ID: I9576
  • Name: Thomas Ferrers
  • Prefix: Sir
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1395 in Groby, Leics
  • Death: 1459
  • Residence: Tamworth castle
  • Occupation: Sheriff of Staffordshire
  • Note:

    Sir Thomas Ferrers, who succeeded to the honour and castle of Tamworth. Sir Thomas was the second son of William de Ferrers, 5th Baron of Ferrers of Groby. On his father?s death in 1445, Sir Thomas became heir male of the Ferrers of Groby, and on the death of Sir Edmund Ferrers of Chartley in 1450 heir male of the house of Ferrers. He made Tamworth castle his principal residence and was Sheriff of Staffordshire in 1447 and 1448.
    Lady Ferrers died in 1452, and Sir Thomas survived her till 1459 and was then succeeded by his son Sir Thomas Ferrers.
  • _UID: 2BD02296AB914172971FFE9B7815920E1E02
  • Change Date: 31 OCT 2009



    Father: William Ferrers b: in Hoo, Luton, Beds
    Mother: Phillipa Clifford

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Umfreville b: 1394
    • Married: 1437 1
    Children
    1. Has Children Thomas Ferrers b: 1422
    2. Has Children Henry Ferrers

    Sources:
    1. Type: Web Site
      Author: Jorge H. Castelli
      URL: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar
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