Sir William de Ferrers, Knt.

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Sir William de Ferrers, Knt., son of Sir William de Ferrers, Knt., 5th Earl of Derby and Margaret de Quincy, was born about 1240.1,2 He died before 27 December 1287.3,2

William married (1), as her 2nd husband, Anne Durward, daughter of Sir Alan Durward, Knt. and Marjory of Scotland, in 1270;4,2 he married (2) Eleanor de Louvain, daughter of Sir Matthew de Louvain, Knt. and Muriel (…).3

Family 1

Anne Durward d. aft. 1275

Family 2

Eleanor de Louvain d. aft. 1327
This person was last edited on14 Jun 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 3:145 (Groby 8), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S520] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr., William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700… ., 8th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), 58-30, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, Beall, and Beall, Ancestral Roots, 8th ed.
  3. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:146 (Groby 8).
  4. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:146 (Groby 8), 4:589 (Scotland 5.i).
  5. [S520] Weis, Sheppard, Beall, and Beall, Ancestral Roots, 8th ed., 58-31.