Biography of John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville

Timeline

After 1384 John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville was born to Thomas Grey and Joan Mowbray.

Battle of Agincourt

On 25 Oct 1415 Henry V King England defeated the French army at the Battle of Agincourt. Henry V King England commanded the Main Battle. Thomas Camoys 1st Baron Camoys commanded the Rearguard.
Richard Vere 11th Earl Oxford commanded. Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester was wounded, and was protected by his brother Henry V King England. Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York, commander of the Vanguard, was killed; the most senior English casualty. John Fortescue, Michael Pole 3rd Earl Suffolk, Dafydd Gam Brecon and Edward Burnell, were killed.
The English included: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick, William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux, William Bourchier 1st Count Eu, John Cornwall 1st Baron Fanhope, 1st Baron Milbroke, Edward Courtenay, Ralph Cromwell 3rd Baron Cromwell, Thomas Dutton, Edmund Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Chartley, Roger Fiennes, Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh, John Grey, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, William Harrington as the King's Standard Bearer, Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford, Piers Legh (wounded), Alfred Longford, Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury, Thomas Morley 6th Baron Marshal, 5th Baron Morley, John Rodney, Richard Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Bolton, Robert Strelley, James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley, Robert Umfraville, Thomas West 2nd Baron West, Robert Willoughby 6th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Thomas Erpingham commanded the archers. Thomas Rempston was present. Thomas Strickland carried the Banner of St George.
The Welsh included: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert, Walter Sais, Roger Vaughan and his son Roger Vaughan. Owen Tudor is believed to have been present as a squire.
The French army suffered significant casualties. Charles Albret, Robert Bar Count Soissons, Count Marle, Edward Bar III Duke Bar, Anthony Valois-Burgundy Duke Brabant, Philip Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers, John Valois-Alençon I Duke Alençon, John Bar, Jacques Chatillon, Frederick Metz I Count Vaudémont, David Rambures and his three sons: Jean Rambures, Hugues Rambures and Philippe Rambures, Waleran Luxembourg were killed. Charles Valois Duke Orléans, John Bourbon I Duke Bourbon and Charles Artois Count Eu were captured.

In 1418 John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville and Joan Charleton Countess Tankerville were married. Joan Charleton Countess Tankerville by marriage Countess Tankerville (1C 1418).

Around 1418 Henry Grey 2nd Earl Tankerville was born to John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville and Joan Charleton Countess Tankerville at Normandy.

In 1418 John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville was created 1st Earl Tankerville (1C 1418).

In 1419 John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville was appointed 133rd Knight Garter: Henry V.

Battle of Baugé

On 23 Mar 1421 the Dauphin's and Scottish army heavily defeated the English army at the Battle of Baugé. On the French side Étienne Vignolles fought. On the Scottish side John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan and John Stewart of Darnley 1st Count Évreux fought. William Douglas was killed.
On the English side John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset, Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter, Thomas Beaufort Count Perche and John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter were captured.
Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence, John Lumley, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, Walter Fitzwalter 7th Baron Fitzwalter, John Ros 7th Baron Ros Helmsley and his son William Ros, and Gilbert V Umfraville were killed.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Grey

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 17 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 8 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 7 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Grey

GrandFather: Thomas Grey

Great GrandFather: Thomas Grey

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Grey

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Grey

Great GrandMother: Agnes Bayles

GrandMother: Margaret Pressene

Mother: Joan Mowbray Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: John Mowbray 4th Baron Mowbray, 5th Baron Segrave Great x 2 Grandson Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: John Mowbray 3rd Baron Mowbray Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Mowbray 2nd Baron Mowbray Great x 3 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Mowbray 1st Baron Mowbray Great x 2 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Rohese Clare Baroness Mowbray Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Aline Braose Baroness Mowbray Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Braose 2nd Baron Braose Great x 2 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Joan Plantagenet Baroness Mowbray Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Crouchback Plantagenet 1st Earl Leicester, 1st Earl Lancaster Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Blanche Capet Queen Navarre Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Chaworth

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Beauchamp Baroness Monthermer

GrandMother: Elizabeth Segrave 5th Baroness Segrave, Baroness Mowbray Great Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: John Segrave 4th Baron Segrave

Great x 2 GrandFather: Stephen Segrave 3rd Baron Segrave

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Segrave 2nd Baron Segrave

Great x 3 GrandMother: Christiana Plessey Baroness Segrave

Great GrandMother: Margaret Plantagenet 2nd Countess Norfolk Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas of Brotherton 1st Earl Norfolk Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward "Longshanks" I King England Son Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Capet Count Blois Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Hales Countess Norfolk

Great x 3 GrandFather: Roger Hales