Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


John MOWBRAY Knight [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 29 Nov 1310 in Hovingham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 3 on 4 Oct 1361 in York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. John married 4 Joan LANCASTER in BET 28 FEB 1326/7 AND 4 JUNE 1328.

JOHN DE MOWBRAY, Knt., 3td Lord Mowbray, Baron of Axholme, Linco]nsbire, Baron of Bramber, Sussex, lord of Gower in Wales, Keeper of Berwick-on-Tweed, son and heir, born at Hovingham, Yorkshire 29 Nov. 1310 and baptized there. As a child, he was affianced to marry MAUD DE HOLAND, daughter of Robert de Holand, Knt., jtt Lord Holand, by Maud, daughter and co-heiress of Alan la Zouche, Knt., Lord Zouche [see SAVAGE 8]. This marriage never took place. He was imprisoned in the Tower of London with his mother 26 Feb. 1321/2. He married between 28 Feb. 1326/7 and 4 June 1328 JOAN OF LANCASTER, 6th and youngest daughter of Henry ofLancaster, Knt., Earl of Lancaster (grandson of King Henry III), by Maud, daughter and heiress of Patrick de Chaworth, Knt. [see LANCASTER 6 for her ancestry]. They had one son, John, Knt. [4th Lord Mowbray] and two daughters, Blanche and Eleanor. On the accession of King Edward III, his father's attainder was reversed, and he had livery of all his father's lands, excepting those of the Templars. He was summoned to Parliament from 10 Dec. 1327 to 20 Nov. 1360. He served in the Scots and French wars. In 1333, while he was with the king's army at Berwick, a band of intruders raided the lordship of Gower and plundered some of his tenants. In 1337 two ships were provided for him going to Scotland. In 1338 he was ordered to take all his forces to Sussex to defend the coast. In 1342 he and his wife, Joan, received a papal indult for plenary remission. He was one of the commanders of the English Army at the Battle of Nevili's Cross, Durham 17 Oct. 1346. He was present at the siege of Calais in 1347. His wife, Joan, died 7 July [?1349], and was buried before the high altar at Byland. He is said to have taken part in the naval defeat of the Spaniards off Winchelsea in 1350. He married (2nd) before papal dispensation dated 4 May 1351 (they being related in the 4th and 3rd degrees of kindred) ELIZABETH DE VERE, widow of Hugh de Courtenay, K.G. (died before 2 Sept. 1349), and daughter of John de Vere, 7th Earl of Oxford, by Maud, daughter of Bartholomew de Badllesmere, Lord Badlesmere. They had no known surviving issue. In 1354 his title to Gower was contested by Thomas Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick in the Court of Common Pleas, which suit was decided in Warwick's favor. In 1356 he witnessed the surrender by Baliol of his claim to the Scottish crown in favor of Edward. SIR JOHN DE MOWBRAY, 3rd Lord Mowbray, died of pestilence at York 4 Oct. 1361, and was buried at the church of Friars Minor, Bedford. His widow, Elizabeth, married (3rd) before 18 Jan. 1368/9 William de Cossington, Knt. (living 6 July 1380), son and heir of Stephen de Cossington, of Cosynton (in Aylesford) and Acrise, Kent. She died 16 August 1375.

Joan LANCASTER [Parents] 1 died 2 on 7 Jul 1349. Joan married 3 John MOWBRAY Knight in BET 28 FEB 1326/7 AND 4 JUNE 1328.

They had the following children.

  M i John MOWBRAY 4th Baron Mowbray was born on 25 Jun 1340. He died on 17 Jun 1368.

John de SEGRAVE 4th Baron Segrave 1. John married Margaret PLANTAGENET Duchess of Norfolk.

Margaret PLANTAGENET Duchess of Norfolk [Parents] 1. Margaret married John de SEGRAVE 4th Baron Segrave.

They had the following children.

  F i Elizabeth de SEGRAVE was christened on 25 Oct 1338.

Thomas of Brotherton PLANTAGENET Earl of Norfolk [Parents] 1. Thomas married Alice de HALES.

Alice de HALES 1. Alice married Thomas of Brotherton PLANTAGENET Earl of Norfolk.

They had the following children.

  F i Margaret PLANTAGENET Duchess of Norfolk.

James WHITNELL [Parents] was christened 1 on 28 Dec 1806 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. He died on 10 Feb 1880. James married 2 Mary TARZWELL on 4 Jun 1837 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
CLEAR, Mary

Mary TARZWELL was born in 1801 in of Stanton Drew, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. She was christened on 19 Mar 1806 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. She died 1 on 8 Jan 1868 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. Mary married 2 James WHITNELL on 4 Jun 1837 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

BIRTH: age 67 at death


James WHITNELL [Parents] was christened 1 on 28 Dec 1806 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. He died on 10 Feb 1880. James married Mary CLEAR on 6 Jul 1869 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
TARZWELL, Mary

Mary CLEAR. Mary married James WHITNELL on 6 Jul 1869 in Street, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: A widower


John MOWRY II [Parents] 1.

He had the following children.

  F i Anna MOWRY.

Edward GRAVE. Edward married 1 Dorothy WALKER on 1 Sep 1595 in Great Amwell, Hertsfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Dorothy WALKER [Parents] 1 was christened 2 in 1573 in Baldock, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 6 Mar 1605/1606 in London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. Dorothy married 3 Edward GRAVE on 1 Sep 1595 in Great Amwell, Hertsfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
ADAMS, Symon


Symon ADAMS 1 died after 13 Jul 1643. He was buried before 3 Jul 1645. Symon married Dorothy WALKER before 1605.

Other marriages:
MONGER, Sarah

Dorothy WALKER [Parents] 1 was christened 2 in 1573 in Baldock, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 6 Mar 1605/1606 in London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. Dorothy married Symon ADAMS before 1605.

Other marriages:
GRAVE, Edward


Louis de BRIENNE Knight [Parents] 1. Louis married 2 Agnes de BEAUMONT on 12 Feb 1253.

LOUIS DE BRIENNE, Knt., in right of his wife, Vicomte of Beaumont in Maine, seigneur of Beaumont-le­Vicomte (alias Beaumont-sur-Sarthe), Sainte-Suzanne, la Flèche, Fresnay, le Lude, etc., younger son by his father's 3rd marriage. He married 12 Feb. 1253 AGNES DE BEAUMONT, daughter of Raoul VI de Beaumont, Vicomte of Beaumont, seigneur of Sainte-Suzanne, la Flèche, Fresnay, and le Lude, by his 2nd wife, Agnes. They had four sons, John IlVicomte of Beaumont], Henry, Knt. jLlst Lord Beaumont, Earl of Buchan], Louis (clerk) [Bishop of Durham], and Charles (clerk), and four daughters. Marguerite (wife of Bohemund VII, Prince of Antioch and Count of Tripolis), Marie (wife of Henri III d'Avaugour, baron of Mayenne), Isabel (wife of John de Vescy), and Jeanne (wife of Guy VII de Laval, Knt., Count of Caserta). Agnes was heiress in 1242 to her brother, Richard de Beaumont, Vicomte of Beaumont. In 1246 Agnes and her 1st cousin, Margaret de Tony, widow of Malcolm, 6~ Earl of Fife, wrote to Pope Innocent III regarding the deplorable condition of Perray-Neuf Abbey. In 1253 Louis and Agnes allowed the nuns of Vivoin to expand the court of their monastery. In 1255 he was present at the court of Alfonso X, King of Castile. SIR LOUIS DE BRIENNE, Vicomte of Beaumont, died after 1 Sept. 1297. His widow, Agnes, conveyed the barony of Crail in Fifeshire in Scotland to her daughter, Isabel de Vescy, in 1297. She died 28 Nov. (after 1304). They were both buried at Etival.

Agnes de BEAUMONT [Parents] 1. Agnes married 2 Louis de BRIENNE Knight on 12 Feb 1253.

They had the following children.

  M i Henry de BEAUMONT Knight died on 10 Mar 1339/1340.

Jean de BRIENNE Count of Brienne [Parents] 1 died on 21 Mar 1237. Jean married Berengere of CASTILE AND LEÓN 2.

Berengere of CASTILE AND LEÓN [Parents] 1 was born in 1198/1199. She died on 12 Apr 1237. Berengere married Jean de BRIENNE Count of Brienne.

They had the following children.

  M i Louis de BRIENNE Knight.

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