Edmund Mortimer

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Southampton Plot
... The Southampton Plot of 1415 was a conspiracy to replace King Henry V with Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March ... Mortimer was the great-grandson of Lionel of Antwerp, 1st Duke of Clarence, second surviving son of King Edward III, and his claim to the throne was thus superior to that of Henry V and his father, Henry IV, who ... Moreover Edmund Mortimer's father, Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March, had been widely considered heir presumptive to King Richard II, who had no issue, and Edmund Mortimer ...
Edmund Mortimer, 2nd Baron Mortimer
... Edmund Mortimer, 2nd Lord Mortimer (1251 – July 17, 1304) was the second son and eventual heir of Roger Mortimer, 1st Baron Wigmore ... As a younger son, Edmund had been intended for clerical or monastic life, and had been sent to study at Oxford University ... He returned to the March in 1282 as the new Lord Mortimer of Wigmore and immediately became involved in Welsh Marches politics ...
List Of Historical Figures Dramatised By Shakespeare - M
... Mortimer Edmund Mortimer is a claimant to the English throne, and a leader of the rebel forces, in Henry IV, Part 1 and explains the Yorkist claim to the crown to Richard Plantagenet ... claimaint and his adult uncle, both named Edmund Mortimer ... Lady Mortimer, daughter of Glendower and wife of Edmund Mortimer, sings in Welsh in Henry IV, Part 1 ...
Lady Percy - Synopsis
... Worcester, heads of the Percy family, and Edmund Mortimer, the Earl of March ... The Scottish Earl of Douglas, Edmund Mortimer and the Welshman Owen Glendower also join ... Hotspur, for his part, would have the king ransom Edmund Mortimer (his wife's brother) from Owen Glendower, the Welshman who holds him ...
Elizabeth De Badlesmere, Countess Of Northampton - Marriages and Issue
... old, Elizabeth married her first husband Sir Edmund Mortimer (died 16 December 1331) eldest son and heir of Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March and Joan de Geneville ... Lord Badlesmere paid Roger Mortimer the sum of £2000, and in return Mortimer endowed Elizabeth with five rich manors for life and the reversion of other lands ... The marriage, which was not consummated until many years afterward, produced two sons Roger Mortimer, 2nd Earl of March (11 November 1328 Ludlow Castle- 26 February 1360), married ...

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    When you get to my age life seems little more than one long march to and from the lavatory.
    —John Mortimer (b. 1923)