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Edmund I de Mortimer, 2nd Baron Mortimer

Edmund I de Mortimer, 2nd Baron Mortimer[1]

Male 1251 - 1304  (~ 53 years)

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  • Name Edmund I de Mortimer 
    Arms of Mortimer
    Arms of Mortimer
    Suffix 2nd Baron Mortimer 
    Born ca. 1251  Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    13th Century Wales and the Marches
    13th Century Wales and the Marches
    Gender Male 
    Education 1268 - 1282  Oxford University, Oxford Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Being the younger son, Edmund was appointed for a career in the church.
    Died 17 Jul 1304  Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Agency: Fighting near Builth. 
    Buried Wigmore Abbey, Wigmore, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11070  Dickinson
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2017 

    Father Roger IV de Mortimer of Wigmore, 1st Baron of Mortimer,   b. 1231, Cwmaron Castle, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1282, Kingsland, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Matilda de Braose, Baroness Mortimer,   b. Abt 1224,   d. Abt 1301  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F3115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret de Fiennes, Baroness Mortimer,   d. 7 Feb 1333 
    Married Sep 1285  [5
    Children 
    +1. Roger V de Mortimer, 1st Earl of March,   b. 25 Apr 1287, Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1330, Tyburn, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Matilda de Mortimer, Baroness Verdun,   b. Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1312, Alton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Joan de Mortimer  [Birth]
     4. John de Mortimer,   d. 3 Jan 1319, Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Elizabeth de Mortimer  [Birth]
     6. Hugh de Mortimer  [Birth]
     7. Walter de Mortimer  [Birth]
     8. Edmund de Mortimer  [Birth]
    Last Modified 27 May 2015 
    Family ID F3109  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married
    • Unknown mistress.
    Children 
    +1. Isolda de Mortimer,   b. Bef 1273,   d. Aft 1336  (Age ~ 64 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F4433  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - ca. 1251 - Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1268 - 1282 - Oxford University, Oxford Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Fighting near Builth. - 17 Jul 1304 - Wigmore Castle, Wigmore, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wigmore Abbey, Wigmore, Herefordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/., http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL2.htm#EdmundMortimerdied1304B.

    2. [S163] The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330, Ian Mortimer, (New York: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2003), 10.

    3. [S156] A Great and Glorious Adventure: A History of the Hundred Years War and the Birth of Renaissance England , Gordon Corrigan, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2014), 32.

    4. [S163] The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330, Ian Mortimer, (New York: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2003), 16.

    5. [S163] The Greatest Traitor: The Life of Sir Roger Mortimer, Ruler of England 1327-1330, Ian Mortimer, (New York: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2003), 11.