*Robert de Ferrers (Ferrieres) 2nd Earl of Derby
born about 1090 Derbyshire, England
died 1141 Merevale, Warwickshire, England
buried Abbey of Merevale, Warwickshire, England
*Robert de Ferrers First Earl of Derby
born about 1062 Derbyshire, England
christened Charterley, Staffordshire, England
*Hawise de Vitre
born about 1069 Vitre, Brittany, France
married about 1087 Brittany, France
Isolda de Ferrers born about 1118 Derbyshire, England
William de Ferrers born about 1088 Derbyshire, England died before 1139
Walcheline de Ferrers born about 1092 Okeham, Derbyshire, England
Maud de Ferrers born about 1096 Derbyshire, England
*William de Ferrers 3rd Earl of Derby
born about 1120 Derbyshire, England
biographical and/or anecdotal:
*Robert de Ferrers 2nd Earl of Derby or Earl of Ferrers, was living in 1141.
He was distinguished by his munificence to the church.
He was buried at the abbey of Meervale, co. Warwick, one of the religious houses that he founded, wrapped in an ox's hide, according to his own desire.
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LDS & Homer Beers James