BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS GREY 1ST MARQUESS DORSET 1455-1501

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: GREY

EVENTS

In 1455 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset was born to John Grey (23) and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (18)

On Oct 1466 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (11) and Anne Holland (5) were married at Greenwich

On 05 Sep 1474 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (19) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (14) were married

In 1475 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (20) was created 1st Marquess Dorset (3C 1475)

In 1476 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (21) was appointed 216th Knight Garter: Edward IV

On 29 Jul 1476 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, Richard York Prince Wales and Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland were reburied at St Mary and All Saints in a ceremony attended by Edward IV King England (34) , George York 1st Duke Clarence (26) , Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (21) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (45) , Anthony Woodville 2nd Earl Rivers (36) [Reburial of Richard and Edmund of York, and Edward of Norwich].

On 22 Jun 1477 Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (22) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (16)

In 1479 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (24) was created 1st Earl Huntingdon (6C 1479)

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 1480 Dorothy Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (25) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (19)

On 23 Jan 1483 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) succeeded 7th Baron Ferrers Groby

On 09 Apr 1483 Edward IV King England (40) died at Westminster (Death of Edward IV) those present including Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) , William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (52) , Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) . [Death of Edward IV]

Around 03 May 1483 Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (46) took Sanctuary with Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk (9) and Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) . Her brother Lionel Woodville Bishop Salisbury was with her. [Elizabeth Woodville takes Sanctuary at Westminster Abbey]

On 23 Oct 1483 Edward IV Edward V Richard III 1476-1485. Richard III King England (31) . Leicester. Precept to the sheriff of Devon to issue a proclamation (English) denouncing Thomas Dorset[1] (28) , late Marquess of Dorset[2], who holds unshameful and mischievous woman called Shore's wife in adultery, Sir William Noreys[3] (42) , Sir William Knevet[4] (43) , Sir Thomas Bourghchier of Barnes, Sir George Broun, knights, John Cheyne, John Noreis, Walter Hungerford[5], John Russh and John Harecourt of Staunton, who have assembled the people by the comfort of the great rebel[6] (29) the late duke of Bukyngham and bishops of Ely and Salisbury, and offering rewards for their capture and pardon for all who withdraw from them. [Foedera.] By K.

On 02 Nov 1483 Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (29) was beheaded at Marketplace for his part in Buckingham's Rebellion. Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (28) and Eleanor Bohun escaped to Henry VII in Brittany. Walter Hungerford, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney (32) and Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon took part. The rebellion was suppressed by Richard Guildford (33) and Robert Willoughby 1st Baron Willoughby Broke (31) .

In 1491 Mary Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (36) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (30)

Around 1497 Elizabeth Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (42) and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville (36)

On 20 Sep 1501 Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (46) died

Edward Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Anthony Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Edward Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Anthony Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Richard Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

John Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

George Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Cecily Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Bridget Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Margaret Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

Eleanor Grey was born to Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset and Cecily Bonville 7th Baroness Harington, 2nd Baroness Bonville

ANCESTRY

Father: John Grey

GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby

1G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn

2G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn

3G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey Ruthyn

4G GrandFather: John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Wilton

4G GrandMother: Maud Basset

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings

4G GrandFather: John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny, 1st Baron Hastings

4G GrandMother: Isabel Valence

2G GrandMother: Alianore Strange

3G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere

4G GrandFather: Fulk Strange 1st Baron Strange Blackmere

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Giffard

3G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler

4G GrandFather: William Boteler 1st Baron Wem and Oversley

4G GrandMother: Ela Herdeburgh

1G GrandMother: Joan Astley

2G GrandFather: William Astley 4th Baron Astley

3G GrandFather: Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley

4G GrandFather: Giles Astley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny

GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby

1G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers

2G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Groby

3G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 4th Baron Ferrers Groby

4G GrandFather: William Ferrers 3rd Baron Ferrers Groby

3G GrandMother: Joan Hoo

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hoo

4G GrandMother: Isabel St Leger

2G GrandMother: Philippa Clifford

3G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford

4G GrandFather: Robert Clifford 3rd Baron Clifford

4G GrandMother: Isabel Berkeley

3G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick

4G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

1G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

2G GrandFather: John Woodville

1G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

2G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

3G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

4G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

1G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol

2G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

3G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny

4G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

4G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon

4G GrandFather: Jean Chatillon Count Saint-Pol

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes

2G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

1G GrandMother: Margherita Baux

2G GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

2G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count

4G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini Count

4G GrandMother: Sueva del Balzo

3G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran