BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN GREY 2ND BARON GREY POWIS 1485-1504

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: GREY

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 14G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1485 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis was born to John Grey 1st Baron Grey Powis (25) and Anne Herbert

In 1497 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis (12) succeeded 2nd Baron Grey Powis

After 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was buried at Prince Arthur's Chantry. William Smyth Bishop Lincoln presided. George Grey 2nd Earl Kent and George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford received Arthur's Coat of Arms, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent received Arthur's shield, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis received Arthur's sword, pommel forwards. Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth carried Prince Arthur's banner. Gerald Fitzgerald 9th Earl Kildare rode as the Man at Arms, Arthur's courser, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave of Worcester to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes. [Death of Prince Arthur]

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln (42) . George Grey 2nd Earl Kent (48) , George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (34) , Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent (21) , John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis (17) and Richard Pole (40) attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (59) was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard (26) and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (19) carried The Canopy. [Death of Prince Arthur]

In 1504 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis (19) died

John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis and Margaret Dudley were married

Edward Grey 3rd Baron Grey Powis was born to John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis and Margaret Dudley

ANCESTRY

Father: John Grey 1st Baron Grey Powis (2G Grandson Henry IV King England)

GrandFather: Richard Grey 3rd Earl Tankerville (1G Grandson Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Grey 2nd Earl Tankerville (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Grey

4G GrandFather: Thomas Grey

4G GrandMother: Margaret Pressene

3G GrandMother: Joan Mowbray (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Mowbray 4th Baron Mowbray, 5th Baron Segrave (2G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Segrave 5th Baroness Segrave (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Charleton (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Charleton 3rd Baron Cherleton (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Stafford (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandMother: Antigone Lancaster (Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester (Son Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry IV King England (Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Countess Lancaster, 6th Countess Leicester (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandMother: Mary Bohun (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bohun 7th Earl Hereford, 6th Earl Essex, 2nd Earl Northampton (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Margaret Tuchet (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Tuchet 4th Baron Audley Heighley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Tuchet (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Tuchet

4G GrandMother: Joan Audley (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Abrichecourt

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford (10G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Stafford

4G GrandMother: Margaret Stafford (8G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Greville

4G GrandFather: John Greville

1G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Holland 4th Earl Kent (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princessss Wales (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Constance York (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Isabella of Castile (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maria Padilla

Mother: Anne Herbert (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

1G GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

1G GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

2G GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon

3G GrandFather: Llewellyn Brecon

4G GrandFather: Hywel Fychan Brecon

GrandMother: Anne Devereux (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

3G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

4G GrandFather: Walter "Elder" Devereux

2G GrandMother: Agnes Crophull (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Crophull

3G GrandMother: Margaret Verdun (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Theobald Verdun 2nd Lord Verdun

4G GrandMother: Maud Mortimer (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury