BIOGRAPHY OF LEONARD GREY 1ST VISCOUNT GRANE 1479-1541

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: GREY

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 7G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1479 Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (24) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (18)

In Feb 1511 on Day 2 of the tournament the Answerers included: Richard Tempest, Thomas Lucy, Henry Guildford, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (27) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (34) , Richard Grey, Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane (32) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk (38) , Edmund Howard (33) and Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire (32) . [Birth and Death of Prince Henry]

On 11 Jul 1537 Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane (58) visited at County Galway

On 28 Jun 1541 Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane (62) was executed for having allowed Gerald "Wizard Earl" Fitzgerald 11th Earl Kildare (16) , his sister's son, to escape capture. at Tower of London

Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Ireland

Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane was appointed 1st Viscount Grane

Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane and Eleanor Dudley were married

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

GrandFather: John Grey (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey Ruthyn (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alianore Strange (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Astley (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Astley 4th Baron Astley (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Groby (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 4th Baron Ferrers Groby (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Hoo

3G GrandMother: Philippa Clifford (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

2G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

3G GrandFather: John Woodville

2G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

1G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny (8G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

2G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

3G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran

Mother: Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: William Bonville (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William Bonville 1st Baron Bonville (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John Bonville

4G GrandFather: William Bonville

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzroger (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Fitzroger (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Grey (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alianore Strange (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Ros (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Ros 4th Baron Ros Helmsley (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

2G GrandFather: William Harrington 5th Baron Harington

3G GrandFather: Robert Harrington 3rd Baron Harington

4G GrandFather: John Harrington 2nd Baron Harington

3G GrandMother: Isabel Loring

4G GrandFather: Neil Loring

GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (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: Katherine Roet

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

1G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, 3rd Baron Monthermer

4G GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer 3rd Baroness Monthermer (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Maud Francis

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter 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)