John de Grey (c.1258 - 1323) MP

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Nicknames: "2d Lord /Grey of Wilton/", "2nd Baron Grey de Wilton"
Birthplace: Ruthyn, Denbighshire, Wales
Death: Died in Wilton, Herefordshire, England, (Present UK)
Occupation: 2nd Baron Grey of Wilton
Managed by: Bianca May Evelyn Brennan
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About John de Grey

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/FITZHUGH.htm#Maud FITZHUGH2

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/GREY2.htm#Reginald De GREY (1° B. Grey of Wilton)

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John of WILTON de GREY

2nd Baron of WILTON; Governor of Caernarvon

Born: abt. 1260 Died: 1323

U.S. President's 13-Great Grandfather. HRH Charles's 17-Great Grandfather. PM Churchill's 17-Great Grandfather. Lady Diana's 18-Great Grandfather. HRH Albert II's 20-Great Grandfather. Osawatomie' Brown's 16-Great Grandfather. Poss. my 20-Great Grandfather.

poss. Wives/Partners: Maude (Maud) BASSET ; Anne (Lady) FERRERS ; Maud de VERDUN ; Maud de VERDUN q.v.

Children: Roger (Rodger John) de GREY ; Henry de WILTON (de GREY) ; Iseult de GREY Possible Child: Joan (de) GREY

Alternative Father of Possible Child: (John : John's half-brother)

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http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/FITZHUGH.htm#Maud FITZHUGH2

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/GREY2.htm#Reginald De GREY (1° B. Grey of Wilton)

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John Grey (died 28 October 1323), 2nd Baron Grey de Wilton was the son of Reginald de Grey, 1st Baron Grey de Wilton and his wife Maud daughter and heir of William, Baron FitzHugh.

He was summoned to Parliament from 1309 to 1322, and was Justice of North Wales in c.1316 and Governor of Caernarfon Castle.

He married

1.Anne sister of William Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Groby, by whom he had a son Henry Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Wilton.

2.Maud daughter of Ralph Bassett, Baron Bassett, by whom he had a son Roger, who was summoned to Parliament in 1324.

References

Burkes Peerage and Baronetage (1939), s.v. Grey de Ruthyn

Peerage of England

  • Baron Grey de Wilton (1308–1323)
  • Preceded by Reginald de Grey
  • Succeeded by Henry Grey

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Categories: Peerage of England baron stubs | 1323 deaths | Barons in the Peerage of England

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John Grey (died 28 October 1323 ), 2nd Baron Grey de Wilton was the son of Reginald de Grey, 1st Baron Grey de Wilton and his wife Maud daughter and heir of William, Baron FitzHugh .

He was summoned to Parliament from 1309 to 1322, and was Justice of North Wales in c.1316 and Governor of Caernarfon Castle.

He married Anne sister of William Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Groby, by whom he had a son Henry Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Wilton

Maud daughter of Ralph Bassett, Baron Bassett , by whom he had a son Roger, who was summoned to Parliament in 1324.

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John Grey (died 28 October 1323 ), 2nd Baron Grey de Wilton was the son of Reginald de Grey, 1st Baron Grey de Wilton and his wife Maud daughter and heir of William, Baron FitzHugh .

He was summoned to Parliament from 1309 to 1322, and was Justice of North Wales in c.1316 and Governor of Caernarfon Castle.

He married

Anne sister of William Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Groby, by whom he had a son Henry Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Wilton

Maud daughter of Ralph Bassett, Baron Bassett , by whom he had a son Roger, who was summoned to Parliament in 1324. --------------------

John Grey, 2nd Baron Grey de Wilton

John Grey, 2nd Baron Grey de Wilton (died 28 October 1323) was the son of Reginald de Grey, 1st Baron Grey de Wilton and his wife Maud daughter and heir of William, Baron FitzHugh. His first office was as vice-justice of Chester from 1296 to 1297.

He was summoned to Parliament from 1309 to 1322. His first parliamentary appointment was that of Lord Ordainer in 1310, and was followed by an appointment as Justice of North Wales in c.1316 and Governor of Caernarfon CastleHe was relieved of his constabulatory responsibilities the following year and called to raise troops in response to the insurrection led by Llywelyn Bren. He served as Conservator of the peace for Bedfordshire in 1320. In 1322, he was commanded to raise troops in Wales and join the royal muster at Coventry. He died the following year.

Marriages

  • Anne sister of William Ferrers, 1st Baron Ferrers of Groby, by whom he had a son Henry Grey, 3rd Baron Grey de Wilton.
  • Maud daughter of Ralph Bassett, Baron Bassett, by whom he had a son Roger, who was summoned to Parliament in 1324.

References

  • The Thirty-First Annual Report of the Deputy Keeper of the Public Records, p. 202, (London, 1870). Printed by George E. Etek and William Spottiswoode, Printers to the Queen's most Excellent Majesty.
  • Breese's Calendars of Gwynedd p. 125, (London, 1873).

-------------------- Relationship to Jane Grey:

  • 512 7th Great Grandfather
  • 1168 8th Great Grandfather
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John de Grey, 2nd Baron of Wilton's Timeline

1258
1258
Ruthyn, Denbighshire, Wales
1280
1280
Age 22
1281
October 28, 1281
Age 23
Of, Wilton, Herefordshire, England
1283
1283
Age 25
Ruthin, Denbigshire, Wales
1289
1289
Age 31
Probably Drayton, Staffordshire, England, (Present UK)
1290
1290
Age 32
Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales
1292
1292
Age 34
Wilton, Herefordshire, England
1301
1301
Age 43
Condor, Warwickshire, England
1323
October 28, 1323
Age 65
Wilton, Herefordshire, England, (Present UK)
1922
October 3, 1922
Age 65