BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD GREY 3RD EARL KENT 1481-1524

EVENTS

In 1481 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent was born to George Grey 2nd Earl Kent and Anne Woodville

After 02 Apr 1502 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was buried at Prince Arthur's Chantry (Prince Arthur's Funeral Worcester). William Smyth 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 received Arthur's sword, pommel forwards. Gruffydd Ap Rhys Ap Thomas Deheubarth carried Prince Arthur's banner. Gerald Fitzgerald rode as the Man at Arms, Arthur's courser, in Arthur's full armour, carrying Arthur's poleaxe, pointed down, through the Nave of Worcester to the Altar where he was stripped of Arthur's clothes.

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

In 1505 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent was appointed 260th Knight Garter: Henry VII

On 25 Dec 1505 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent succeeded 6th Baron Grey of Ruthyn (1324)

On 25 Dec 1505 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent succeeded 3rd Earl Kent (8C 1465)

After 19 Nov 1516 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent and Margaret Fynche were married

In 1524 Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent died

Richard Grey 3rd Earl Kent and Elizabeth Hussey were married

ANCESTRY

Father: George Grey 2nd Earl Kent

GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent

2G GrandFather: John Grey

3G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey

4G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey

5G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings

4G GrandMother: Alianore Strange

5G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere

5G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler

3G GrandMother: Margaret Ros

4G GrandFather: Thomas Ros 4th Baron Ros Helmsley

5G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley

5G GrandMother: Margery Badlesmere

4G GrandMother: Beatrice Stafford

5G GrandFather: Ralph Stafford 1st Earl Stafford

5G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 2nd Baron Audley

2G GrandMother: Constance Holland

3G GrandFather: John Holland 1st Duke Exeter

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holland

5G GrandMother: Maud Zouche

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales

5G GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wake

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Lancaster

4G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandMother: Blanche Plantagenet 5th Earl Lancaster, 6th Earl Leicester

5G GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 1st Duke Lancaster

5G GrandMother: Isabel Beaumont

GrandMother: Katherine Percy

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 1st Earl Northumberland

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Baron Percy

5G GrandMother: Mary Plantagenet

4G GrandMother: Margaret Neville

5G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandMother: Alice Audley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer

4G GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 2nd Earl March

5G GrandMother: Philippa Montagu

4G GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet 5th Earl Ulster

5G GrandFather: Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Burgh 4th Earl Ulster

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

4G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

5G GrandMother: Alice Audley

4G GrandMother: Maud Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

5G GrandMother: Idonia Clifford

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort

4G GrandFather: John Lancaster 1st Duke Lancaster

5G GrandFather: Edward III King England

5G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault

4G GrandMother: Katherine Roet

5G GrandFather: Giles Roet

Mother: Anne Woodville

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

2G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

3G GrandFather: John Woodville

2G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

4G GrandFather: John Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: Hugh Beauchamp

5G GrandMother: Idonea Lisle

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

2G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg

3G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

4G GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: John Luxembourg

5G GrandMother: Alix Dampierre

4G GrandMother: Mathilde Châtillon

5G GrandFather: Jean Châtillon

5G GrandMother: Jeanne Fiennes

3G GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

2G GrandMother: Margherita Baux

3G GrandFather: Francesco Baux

3G GrandMother: Sueva Orsini

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini

5G GrandFather: Roberto Orsini

5G GrandMother: Sueva Del Balzo

4G GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran