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Introducing the Mortimers
1. Their Origins in Normandy  Hugh Wood link
2. The First Two Mortimer Lords of Wigmore Hugh Wood link
3. The years 1181 to 1246 Hugh Wood link
4. Roger Mortimer (d1282) - slayer of Simon de Montfort Hugh Wood link
   
Mortimers
Roger de Mortemer (fl.1054-78) Ben Baillie link
Isabella Mortimer, de jure Countess of Arundel (dc1292) Fran Norton link
The marriage of Edward II & Queen Isabella: a reconsideration Kathryn Warner link
The Secret Life of Blanche Mortimer (c1315-1347) John Grove link
Philippa Mortimer, Countess of Arundel (d1400) Hugh Wood link
Margaret of York, Duchess of Burgundy (d1503) John Grove link
Leintwardine and the Mortimers Hugh Wood link
The Mortimer family and Medieval Ireland Dr. Brendan Smith link
The Mortimers of Scotland

John (Ian) Mortimer link
Other Families
Geneville, Geoffrey (d1314) Dr Beth Hartland link
Geneville, Joan (d1356) Anne Blandford link
The Lacys and the Conquest of Ireland Dr Colin Veach link
King John and William Marshal Elizabeth Chadwick link
The marriage of David Bruce and Joan of the Tower 1328

Ethan Gould link
The Barons
The Anglo-Norman Aristocracy 1066-1215

Prof. Daniel Power link
Ireland & the Irish
Society & Kingship in pre-Norman Ireland Edward Walker link
The Mortimer family and Medieval Ireland
Dr. Brendan Smith link
The Lacys and the Conquest of Ireland
Dr Colin Veach link
Irish Immigration to England: 1330-1550

Dr Jessica Lutkin link
Wales & the Welsh
Women and the Law in the age of Magna Carta - see the sections in this article on the situation in Wales

Dr Matthew Stevens link
Castles
Descriptions of a range of Mortimer castles are under the Mortimer tab link
Castles & Rebellion in Anglo-Norman England Prof. Matthew Strickland link
Knucklas Castle Community Land Project Janet Lewis link
Stapleton Castle Hugh Wood

link
Towns
Presteigne

Philip Hume &
Hugh Wood
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The Law
The Magna Carta Project Prof. David Carpenter link
Women and the law in the age of Magna Carta

Dr Matthew Stevens link
General
The World of the Mortimers and the Mappa Mundi Andrew Bent link
The Ludlow Parhelion 2015 - a link to the battle
of Mortimer's Cross 1461
Hugh Wood link
Early papal bulla found in Wigmore Hugh Wood link