Sir Robert de Lathom Sheriff of Lancashire
(Abt 1215-After 1287)
Amicia de Alfreton
(Abt 1208-)
Thomas de Knowsley
(Abt 1254-)
Sir Robert de Lathom of Lathom
(Abt 1224-1325)
Katherine de Knowsley
(Abt 1252-After 1325)
Thomas de Lathom of Lathom and Knowsley, Lancastershire


Family Links

1. Eleanor de Ferrers

Thomas de Lathom of Lathom and Knowsley, Lancastershire 1 2

  • Born: 1300, Lathom, Ormskirk, Lancashire, England
  • Marriage (1): Eleanor de Ferrers before 21 May 1329
  • Died: 17 Sep 1370, Lancashire, England at age 70
  • Buried: 1370, Burscough Priory near Ormskirk, Lancashire, England

  Research Notes:

From :
~Weis' Ancestral Roots . . ., 8th Edition, 57:32, Sir Thomas de Lathom of Lathom and Knowsley, Lancaster, son of sir Robert de Latham and Katherine, daughter of thomas de Knowsley. Sir Thomas Lathom married Eleanor de Ferrers, before 21 May 1329. 160

~Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. II, p. 100, married to Allianore de Ferrers, befor 21 May 1329, died 17 Sep 1370, son of Sir Robert de Latham and Katherine de Knowsley. They were the parents of Sir Thomas de Lathom, Knight. 529

~Cockayne's Complete Peerage, (Ferrers), Vol. V, chart between pp. 320-321, Sir Thomas Lathum married Alianore de Ferrières. He was twenty-four in 1325. 141

~Abstracts of Inquisitions post Mortem , p. 20, 773

Background Information. 824
Thomas de Lathom, succeeded his father 18 Edward II. He married Eleanor, daughter of Sir John le Ferrers, and they had at least two sons, Sir Thomas and Edward, a quo Lathom of Parbold. Thomas Lathom, bore in the roll of arms, 1337, or, on a chief indentedazure, three bezants. He died 44 Edward II (1370), and was succeeded by his son, Sir Thomas de Lathom.

~The Courcher Book, Or Chartulary, of Whalley Abbey, Vol. II, p. 552
• Background Information. 863
Thomas de Lathom, son and heir Sir Robert, did homage in 18 Edward II, to the king as Lord of West Derby, on his succession to Lathon, and occurs in numerous rolls of summons and royal charters from that period to 1370, when he died. He left a son, Thomas, by his wife Eleanor, Daugher of Sir John de Ferrers, as by Inquisition Post Mortem.

~Parentalia, Genealogical Memoirs, p. 68

Thomas married Eleanor de Ferrers, daughter of Sir John de Ferrers of Southoe and Keyston and Hawise de Muscegros of Charlton, before 21 May 1329. (Eleanor de Ferrers was born about 1320 in Chartley, Staffordshire, England.)


1 Weis, Frederick Lewis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr; William R. Beall and Kaleen E. Beall, eds, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700 (8th ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2008.), Line 57-32 (Eleanor de Ferrers).

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