BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD GREY 4TH BARON GREY CODNOR 1371-1418

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: GREY

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

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 12G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1371 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor was born to Henry Grey (40) and Joan Cobham (26)

In 1387 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (16) and Elizabeth Bassett (14) were married

On 14 Dec 1392 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (21) succeeded 4th Baron Grey Codnor

Around 1396 John Grey 5th Baron Grey Codnor was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (25) and Elizabeth Bassett (23)

In 1404 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (33) was appointed 107th Knight Garter: Henry IV

In 1405 Henry Grey 6th Baron Grey Codnor was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (34) and Elizabeth Bassett (32)

Around May 1405 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (34) and Dafydd Gam Brecon (25) decisively defeated the Welsh army at Pwll Melyn during the Battle of Pwll Melyn aka Usk. Gruffudd ab Owain Glyndŵr Mathrafal (30) was captured. Tudur ap Gruffudd Mathrafal Lord Gwyddelwern (48) 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 (46) 's revolt.

On 01 Aug 1418 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor (47) died

Elizabeth Grey was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor and Elizabeth Bassett

Eleanor Grey was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor and Elizabeth Bassett

Lucy Grey was born to Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor and Elizabeth Bassett

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Grey (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: John Grey 3rd Baron Grey Codnor (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Grey 2nd Baron Grey Codnor (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Grey 1st Baron Grey Codnor

3G GrandFather: John Grey

4G GrandFather: Richard Grey

4G GrandMother: Lucy Humez

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Courtenay (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Hugh Courtenay Baron Okehampton

4G GrandFather: John Courtenay Baron Okehampton

4G GrandMother: Isabel Vere

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Despencer (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Despencer 1st Baron Despencer

4G GrandMother: Aline Bassett (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Joan Somerville

GrandMother: Alice Lisle

1G GrandFather: Warin Lisle

2G GrandFather: Gerard Lisle

3G GrandFather: Robert Lisle

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzgerald

4G GrandFather: Henry Fitzgerald

4G GrandMother: Ermentrude Ferrers

2G GrandMother: Alice Armentieres

3G GrandFather: Henry Armentieres

1G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

2G GrandFather: Henry Unknown 2nd Baron Tyeys

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

GrandFather: Reginald Cobham 1st Baron Cobham Sternborough

1G GrandFather: Reginald Cobham

2G GrandFather: John Cobham

2G GrandMother: Joan Neville

1G GrandMother: Joan Deveureux

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

1G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley

4G GrandMother: Isabella Plantagenet (Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Ferrers (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Earl Derby (3G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Quincy

2G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

3G GrandFather: Eudo Zouche

4G GrandFather: Roger Zouche

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bisset

3G GrandMother: Millicent Cantilupe

4G GrandFather: William Cantilupe

4G GrandMother: Eva Braose

1G GrandMother: Margaret Mortimer (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 2nd Baron Mortimer Wigmore (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Baron Mortimer Wigmore (1G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Braose

3G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Fiennes

4G GrandMother: Blanche Beaumont (3G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Piers Geneville

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Geneville 1st Baron Geneville

4G GrandMother: Maud Lacy

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Lusignan (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Hugh Lusignan XII Count Lusignan, VII Count La Marche, III Count Angoulême (5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fougères