BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD GREY 4TH BARON GREY 1371-1418

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry I King France

EVENTS

Around 1306 Henry Grey was born to Richard Grey 2nd Baron Grey and Joan Somerville at Codnor

Around 1310 Gilbert Grey was born to Richard Grey 2nd Baron Grey and Joan Somerville at Codnor

Around 1396 John Grey 5th Baron Grey was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey and Elizabeth Bassett

In 1405 Henry Grey 6th Baron Grey was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey and Elizabeth Bassett

Around May 1405 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey and Dafydd Gam Brecon decisively defeated the Welsh army at Pwll Melyn during the Battle of Pwll Melyn aka Usk. Gruffudd ab Owain Glyndŵr Mathrafal was captured. Tudur ap Gruffudd Mathrafal Lord Gwyddelwern killed. The Welsh lost around 1500 men with 300 prisoners being beheaded following the battle. The battle marked the beginning of the end of Owain ap Gruffudd "Glyndŵr" Mathrafal Prince Powys, Prince Wales's revolt.

On 01 Aug 1418 John Grey 5th Baron Grey succeeded 5th Baron Grey of Codnor

On 01 Aug 1418 Henry Grey 6th Baron Grey succeeded 6th Baron Grey of Codnor

In 1430 John Grey 5th Baron Grey died

On 17 Jul 1444 Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey succeeded 7th Baron Grey of Codnor

John Grey 5th Baron Grey and Elizabeth Fitzgerald were married

Alice Grey was born to John Grey 3rd Baron Grey and Alice Lisle

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Grey

GrandFather: John Grey 3rd Baron Grey

2G GrandFather: Richard Grey 2nd Baron Grey

3G GrandFather: Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey

4G GrandFather: John Grey

5G GrandFather: Richard Grey

5G GrandMother: Lucy Humez

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Courtenay

4G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton

5G GrandFather: John Courtenay Baron Okehampton

5G GrandMother: Isabel Vere

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Despencer

5G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

5G GrandMother: Aline Bassett

2G GrandMother: Joan Somerville

GrandMother: Alice Lisle

2G GrandFather: Warin Lisle

3G GrandFather: Gerard Lisle

4G GrandFather: Robert Lisle

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzgerald

5G GrandFather: Henry Fitzgerald

5G GrandMother: Ermentrude Ferrers

3G GrandMother: Alice Armentieres

4G GrandFather: Henry Armentieres

2G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

3G GrandFather: Henry Unknown 2nd Baron Tyeys

Mother: Joan Cobham (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: Reginald Cobham 1st Baron Cobham

2G GrandFather: Reginald Cobham

3G GrandFather: John Cobham

3G GrandMother: Joan Neville

2G GrandMother: Joan Deveureux

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

2G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley

5G GrandMother: Isabella Plantagenet (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Ferrers (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Earl Derby (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Quincy

3G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

4G GrandFather: Eudo Zouche

5G GrandFather: Roger Zouche

5G GrandMother: Margaret Bisset

4G GrandMother: Millicent Cantilupe

5G GrandFather: William Cantilupe

5G GrandMother: Eva Braose

2G GrandMother: Margaret Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Maud Braose

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

5G GrandFather: William Fiennes

5G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Joan 02 Baron Geneville

4G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Geneville 1st Baron Geneville

5G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan

5G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan XII Count Lusignan, VII Count La Marche, III Count Angoulême

5G GrandMother: Jeanne Fougères