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Blanche de Mortimer, Lady Grandison

Blanche de Mortimer, Lady Grandison[1]

Female 1316 - 1347  (~ 31 years)

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  • Name Blanche de Mortimer 
    Arms of Mortimer
    Arms of Mortimer
    Suffix Lady Grandison 
    Born ca. 1316  Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1347 
    Buried St Bartholomew’s Church, Much Marcle, Herefordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11285  Dickinson
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2017 

    Father 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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Joan de Geneville, 2nd Baroness Geneville,   b. 2 Feb 1286, Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1356, King's Stanley, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Sep 1301  Pembridge, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Piers de Grandson, Lord Grandson,   d. 10 Aug 1358 
    Married Before 10 Jun 1330 
    Last Modified 9 May 2015 
    Family ID F4511  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - ca. 1316 - Ludlow Castle, Ludlow, Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St Bartholomew’s Church, Much Marcle, Herefordshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL2.htm#BlancheMortimerdied1347.

    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), 13-14.