BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD GREY 3RD EARL KENT 1481-1524

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 6G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

In 1481 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent was born to George Grey 2nd Earl Kent (27) and Anne Woodville

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 (15) 's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln. 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 1505 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent (24) was appointed 260th Knight Garter: Henry VII

On 25 Dec 1505 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent (24) succeeded his father as 3rd Earl Kent (8C 1465), 6th Baron Grey Ruthyn (1324)

After 19 Nov 1516 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent and Margaret Fynche were married

In 1524 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent (43) died

Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent and Elizabeth Hussey were married

ANCESTRY

Father: George Grey 2nd Earl Kent (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Grey (4G Grandson 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)

5G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey Ruthyn (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II 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)

5G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley

5G GrandMother: Margery Badlesmere (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

5G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley Stratton Audley (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Constance Holland (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Holland 1st Duke Exeter (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

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

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

5G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent (Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wake 3rd Baron Wake Liddell (3G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Lancaster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

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

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Hotspur" Percy (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Neville (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence (Son Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Audley (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Percy (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

5G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England (Son Edward II King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

5G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

Mother: Anne Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

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)

5G GrandFather: John Luxembourg (7G Grandson William "Conqueror" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

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

5G GrandFather: Jean Châtillon Count Saint-Pol (1G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II 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)

5G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran