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Ferrers, John de, first Lord Ferrers of Chartleylocked

  • Marios Costambeys


Ferrers, John de, first Lord Ferrers of Chartley (1271–1312), magnate, was the son and heir of Robert de Ferrers, earl of Derby (c. 1239–1279), and his wife, Eleanor, daughter of Humphrey (V) de Bohun. He was born at Cardiff on 20 June 1271, two years after his father had been dispossessed of his earldom, by a procedure of dubious legality, because of his rebellious activities even after the defeat of ...

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