Biography of John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis

Timeline

In 1485 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis was born to John Grey 1st Baron Grey Powis and Anne Herbert Baroness Grey Powis.

In 1497 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis succeeded 2nd Baron Grey Powis. Margaret Dudley Baroness Grey Powis by marriage Baron Grey Powis.

Death of Prince Arthur

On 23 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 's funeral was held at St Laurence's Church presided over by William Smyth Bishop Lincoln. George Grey 2nd Earl Kent, George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis and Richard Pole attended. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was Chief Mourner. Edward Howard and Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex carried The Canopy. .

Before 1504 Edward Grey 3rd Baron Grey Powis was born to John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis and Margaret Dudley Baroness Grey Powis.

In 1504 John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis died.

Death of Prince Arthur

On 25 Apr 1502. Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was buried in the Chantry Chapel of Prince Arthur in Worcester Cathedral.
William Smyth Bishop Lincoln presided.
George Grey 2nd Earl Kent and George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford received Arthur's Coat of Arms, Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent received Arthur's shield, John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis received Arthur's sword, pommel forwards. Gruffydd ap Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth carried Prince Arthur's banner.
Gerald Fitzgerald 9th Earl Kildare rode Arthur's courser as the Man at Arms, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes.
The Chapel is to the right of the High Altar in the Chancel. It is decorated with heraldic carvings symbolising the houses of York, Lancaster, Beaufort and Catherine of Aragon’s Pomegranite. His Purbeck marble tomb chest is decorated with the arms of England. Heis buried beneath the cathedral’s floor several feet away from the tomb that visitors can see.

John Grey 2nd Baron Grey Powis and Margaret Dudley Baroness Grey Powis were married.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Grey

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Son of Henry IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 12 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: John Grey 1st Baron Grey Powis Great x 2 Grandson Henry IV King England

GrandFather: Richard Grey 3rd Earl Tankerville Great Grandson Henry IV King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Grey 2nd Earl Tankerville Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Grey

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Mowbray Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Charleton Countess Tankerville Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Charleton 5th Baron Cherleton Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Antigone Lancaster Countess Tankerville Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester Son Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry IV King England Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandMother: Margaret Tuchet Countess Tankerville Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: James Tuchet 5th Baron Audley Heighley Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Tuchet 4th Baron Audley Heighley Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Tuchet Great x 6 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Abrichecourt

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford Baroness Audley Heighley Great x 10 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford Great x 9 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Greville

Great GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Baroness Audley Heighley Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Holland 4th Earl Kent Great x 2 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Constance York Countess Gloucester Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Mother: Anne Herbert Baroness Grey Powis Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

Great GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

Great GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

Great x 2 GrandFather: Dafydd Gam Brecon

Great x 3 GrandFather: Llewellyn Brecon

GrandMother: Anne Devereux Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: Walter Devereux Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Devereux

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux

Great x 2 GrandMother: Agnes Crophull Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Crophull Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury