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William Griswold (Greswold)

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Solihull, Warwickshire, England
Death: 1380 (49-57)
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Greswold and Heiress of Richard Greswold
Husband of Isabel Grange
Father of Thomas Greswold and John Greswold, of Solihull

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About William Griswold

  • 'Edmond Hawes of Yarmouth, Massachusetts: An Emigrant to America in 1635, His ... (1914)
  • http://www.archive.org/details/edmondhawesyarm00hawegoog
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/edmondhawesyarm00hawegoog#page/n96/mode/1up/search/greswold
  • The Greswolds were an old family of Warwickshire, originating apparently in Kenilworth, and afterward extending into Solihull and Rowington, the Solihull branch being the richest and most distinguished.(a) The pedigree is as follows :(b)
  • 2 RALPH Greswold, who married Margaret Dadly. His son was son was
    • 3 RICHARD Greswold, of Solihull, who married the daughter and heiress of William Grome, of Kimenhall. He died before 1412. Sons :
      • ' 4 WILLIAM Greswold, of Solihull.
      • THOMAS Greswold, of Solihull, who married Christiana(c) ____, and was mentioned as one of the persons of quality in the county in 1433-4,(d) where he was justice of the peace, 1442-1458. From 1437 to 1443 he had custody of the manors of Solihull and Sheldon for the King, and in 1450 of the forfeited estate of Robert de Arden. In 1437-8 he gave to the chantry £3 yearly for the priest to say mass daily for the King and for himself and for their souls after death and the souls of his parents.(e)
      • ' 4 WILLIAM Greswold, of Solihull, married Isabel, daughter and heiress of John Grange. His son was
        • 5 JOHN Greswold, of Solihull, married Margaret(f) daughter and heiress of Henry Bromley, of Longdon Hall. Her mother was Alice, daughter and heiress of ____ Hawes and one of her ancestors married the daughter and heiress of Wil-
        • http://www.archive.org/stream/edmondhawesyarm00hawegoog#page/n97/mode/1up/search/greswold
        • liam Hawes. In June, 1456, styled John Greswold, Esq., he is witness to a deed in Solihull.(g) Nov. 25, 1481, described as John Greswold, of Solihull, the elder, Esq., he conveyed a croft in that parish to Robert Greswold of the same place.(h) In 1493 the entry of John Greswold and Margeria, his wife, and for the soul of Margeria, is made in the list of members in the Guild of Knowle.(i) These may be the John and Margaret we are writing about here. He had the following children and perhaps others:
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  • 'William Greswold1
  • 'M, b. circa 1390
  • Father Richard Greswold b. c 1368
  • Mother (Miss) Grome
  • ' William Greswold was born circa 1390 at of Solihull, Warwickshire, England. He married Isabell Grange, daughter of John Grange, circa 1411.
  • 'Family Isabell Grange
  • Child
    • ◦John Greswold+ b. c 1412
  • Citations
  • 1.[S74] Brent Ruesch's Research Notes.
  • http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p1074.htm#i32267
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Solihull, Warwickshire, England
Age 37
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Age 53
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Kyneton, Warwickshire, England
April 7, 1992
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April 10, 1993
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