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Effigy thought to be of William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby.
Merevale Abbey, Warwickshire.
Photo 2006. From here.

William de Ferrers, Earl of Derby,
mar 1192 to Agnes de Keveliock [descendant of Henry I],
had issue:

  1. William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby (see here),
    mar 1stly to Sibyl Marshal,
    had issue by 1st wife:

    1. Maud de Ferrers, mar 2ndly to William Fort de Viviona and had issue:
      1. Joan de Viviona, mar Sir Reginald FitzPeter and had issue.

    2. Jean de Ferrers, mar Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and had issue.

    mar 2ndly to Margaret de Quency,
    he died 1254, bur Merevale Abbey, Warwickshire,
    had issue by 2nd wife:

    1. Robert de Ferrers, 6th Earl of Derby.

    2. Sir William de Ferrers, born 1240, had issue:
      1. William de Ferrers, Lord Ferrers of Groby, born 1271.

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