6 de feb. de 2023 · The second Earl became third Earl de Grey in 1859 and was created Marquess of Ripon in 1871. He held many high political offices, including the governor-generalship of India. Stuart Rendel, who was created Baron Rendel in 1894, was a son of James Meadows Rendel, the engineer, and was President of University College, Wales, from 1895 until his death in 1913.
17 de ene. de 2023 · Reynold Grey, 3rd Lord Grey (of Ruthin) was also known as Edward Grey. He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Grey, of Ruthin [E., 1325] in 1389. In 1421 he won a judgement in the Court of Chivalry to the right to wear the arms of the feudal Lord Abergavenny (against Sir Edward Hastings, de jure 8th Lord Hastings).
- Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales (United Kingdom)
- circa 1362
- Marriage and Progeny
- Queen Jane
- The Head
He was the son and heir of Thomas Grey, 2nd Marquess of Dorset (1477–1530) by his wife Margaret Wotton (1487–1541), daughter of Sir Robert Wotton (c. 1463–1524) of Boughton Malherbe in Kent. Through his father he was a great-grandson of Elizabeth Woodville, the wife of King Edward IV, by her first marriage to Sir John Grey of Groby.
Before 1530, Grey was betrothed to Catherine FitzAlan, the daughter of William FitzAlan, 18th Earl of Arundel, whom he later refused to marry.
Marriage to Lady Frances Brandon
In 1533, with the permission of King Henry VIII he married Lady Frances Brandon (1517–1559), the daughter of Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk by his wife Mary Tudor, the sister of King Henry VIII. They had three daughters: 1. Lady Jane Grey(1537–1554) 2. Lady Katherine Grey(1540–1568) 3. Lady Mary Grey(1545–1578)
Henry VIII's reign
Henry Grey became the 3rd Marquess of Dorset in 1530 following the death of his father. Before Henry VIII's death in 1547, Grey became a fixture in court circles. A knight of the Bath, he was the king's sword bearer at Anne Boleyn's coronation in 1533, at Anne of Cleves' arrival in 1540, and at the capture of Boulogne in 1545. Twice he bore the Cap of Maintenance in parliament. He helped lead the army in France in 1545. In 1547 he joined the Order of the Garter.
Edward VI's reign
After Henry VIII's death in 1547, Grey fell out of favour with the leader of King Edward VI's government, Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset and Lord Protector of England. Returning to his home in Bradgate, Leicestershire, Grey concentrated on raising his family to greater heights. Thus, with the Protector's brother Thomas, Lord Seymour, Grey conspired to have his daughter Janemarried to the King. This plot failed, ending in Seymour's execution, but Grey emerged...
Henry Grey was best known for his zeal for the Protestant faith. The Swiss reformer Heinrich Bullingerdedicated a book to him in 1551 and frequently corresponded with the family. In Parliament and on the Privy Council, Grey pushed for further Protestant reforms. He is credited with making Leicestershire one of the most reliably...
Seriously ill, and fearing his own death, King Edward VI granted Northumberland's request for the marriage of Suffolk's daughter Lady Jane Grey to Northumberland's son, Lord Guildford Dudley, on 25 May 1553. Edward later altered his will to make Jane his designated successor. Edward died on 6 July 1553, and three days later Suf...
According to Walter George Bell (writing in 1920), the severed head of the Duke was discovered in a vault in the Church of Holy Trinity, Minories in London in 1851, preserved by the tannin-rich oak sawdust used to pad the basket on the scaffold on which he had been executed 297 years earlier. Bell believed the head might have bee...Robert C. Braddock, "Grey, Henry, duke of Suffolk (1517–1554)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004,Eric Ives, "Lady Jane Grey, A Tudor Mystery", Wiley-Blackwell 2009,
5 de feb. de 2023 · Albert Henry George Grey, 4th Earl (1851-1917): grew up at Windsor Castle and was private secretary to Prince Alberta and Queen Victoria. In 1894, he succeeded his uncle as the fourth Earl Grey. Liberal MP (1880-86); administrator of Rhodesia (1896-97); director, British South Africa Company (1898-1904); Governor-General of Canada (1904-11); trustee, Rhodes Trust (1902-17).
20 de ene. de 2023 · Daughter of Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk, 3rd Marquess of Dorset and Frances Brandon, Duchess of Suffolk Wife of Lord Edward Seymour, 1st Earl of Hertford Mother of Edward Seymour, Viscount Beauchamp; Thomas Seymour and Katherine Seymore Sister of Son Grey, died young; N.N. Grey; Lady Jane Grey, Queen of England (disputed) and Lady Mary Grey Half sister of Elizabeth Stokes (died six months old); Elizabeth Stokes (stillborn) and Stillborn Stokes
- August 25, 1540
Hace 5 días · Henry Grey, 3rd Earl Grey: 1802–1894 1863 738 George Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, 3rd Duke of Sutherland: 1828–1892 1864 739 George Brudenell-Bruce, 2nd Marquess of Ailesbury: 1804–1878 1864 740 Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne: 1816–1866 1864 741 John Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer: 1835–1910 1865 742 Harry Powlett, 4th Duke of Cleveland
Hace 4 días · Henry Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802–1894), MP for Sunderland (1841–1845), Secretary at War (1835–1839), Secretary of State for War and the Colonies (1846–1852) Sir Charles Grey (1804–1870), MP for Wycombe (1832–1837), Private Secretary to the Sovereign (1861–1870)