Eleanor Holland1

F, #6361, d. 18 October 1405
Father*Thomas de Holand2 b. 1354, d. 25 Apr 1397
Mother*Alice Fitzalan2 b. c 1350, d. 17 Mar 1415/16
Relationship1st cousin 18 times removed of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs. Cherleton.3
Variation: Eleanor (Alianore) De Holand.2
Married: Mrs. (Holland) Mortimer.2
     Eleanor Holland was the daughter of Thomas de Holand and Alice Fitzalan.2 Eleanor Holland, daughter of Thomas de Holand and Alice Fitzalan, is estimated to have been born say 1374; Assuming same as husband. Eleanor Holland is also recorded born in 1392 in Upholland, Lancashire, England.2 She married Earl Roger Mortimer, son of Earl Edmund Mortimer and Countess Philippa Plantagenet, circa 7 October 1388.2,1 Eleanor Holland married Edward Cherleton, son of John Cherleton and Joan de Stafford.3 Eleanor Holland died on 18 October 1405.2 She was buried on 23 October 1405 in Bisham, Berkshire, England.2
     She became the mother of Eleanor de Mortimer circa 1387.2 Eleanor Holland became the mother of Anne Mortimer on 27 December 1390.2 Eleanor Holland became the mother of Edmund De Mortimer on 6 November 1391.2 Eleanor Holland became the mother of Roger De Mortimer on 24 March 1393.2 Eleanor's father Thomas de Holand died on 25 April 1397 in Woodstock, Kent, England.2 Eleanor Holland became a widow with the death of her husband, Earl Roger Mortimer on 20 July 1398 in Kells, Meath, Ireland, at age 24.2 Eleanor Holland: is listed in the Royal Family Gedcom connected to the Mortimer line as listed which is impossible. There must be some confusion in people here. The Cherleton family connections are based on the presidential gedcom.2

Family 1

Edward Cherleton d. 1421

Family 2

Earl Roger Mortimer b. 11 April 1374, d. 20 July 1398
Last Edited19 Jan 2004


  1. [S123] The Plantagenet Dynasties, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/plantage.pdf
  2. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  3. [S231] Presidents.GED online http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/presidents/…, Brian Tompsett (e-mail address), downloaded December 2003.