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John Gresley

Male Abt 1418 - 1487  (~ 69 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Gresley was born Abt 1418, of Drakelow, Derbyshire, England (son of John Gresley and Elizabeth Clarell); died 30 Jan 1487.

    John married Anne Stanley Bef 1455. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Thomasine Gresley

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Gresley was born , of Drakelow, Derbyshire, England (son of Thomas Gresley and Margaret Walsh); died 17 Jan 1449.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Derbyshire.

    John married Elizabeth Clarell 1409. Elizabeth (daughter of Thomas Clarell and Maud Montgomery) died Aft 1 Mar 1449. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Clarell (daughter of Thomas Clarell and Maud Montgomery); died Aft 1 Mar 1449.
    Children:
    1. 1. John Gresley was born Abt 1418, of Drakelow, Derbyshire, England; died 30 Jan 1487.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Gresley was born Abt 1365 (son of Nicholas Gresley and Thomasina Wastneys); died Abt 1445.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1366, Drakelow, Burton-upon-Trent, Derbyshire, England

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Derbyshire 1301, Staffordshire May 1413, Derbyshire Nov 1414 and 1417, Staffordshire 1419, Derbyshire May 1421.

    Sheriff of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire 4 Nov 1418 - 23 Nov 1419, 12 Dec 1426 - 7 Nov 1427, Staffordshire 1 May 1422 - 13 Nov 1423. Steward of the High Peak for the Duchy of Lancaster, 20 Feb 1421 - 3 Mar 1424.

    Fought at Agincourt.

    Thomas Gresley (~1365-~1445) = Margaret Walsh (d. >1421)
    John Gresley (d. 1449) = Elizabeth Clarell (d. 1449)
    John Gresley (~1418-1487) = Anne Stanley
    Thomasine Gresley = Thomas Darell (b. 1422)
    Henry Darell (~1465-1536) = Elizabeth Cheyne (b. ~1470)
    Thomas Darell (d. 1558) = Elizabeth Horne
    Edward Darell (d. 1573) = Mary Darell (d. >1573)
    Marmaduke Darell (1557-1632) = Anne Lennard (b. 1566)
    Sampson Darell (~1594-1635) = Elizabeth Hampden (d. 1638)
    Henry Darell (~1633-~1672) = Anne Thomson (d. 1662)
    Anne Darell (~1654-1726) = William Jervis (1659-1695)
    Elizabeth Jervis (1689-1752), wife of Dr. Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

    Thomas married Margaret Walsh Bef 1392. Margaret (daughter of Thomas Walsh and Katherine) was born , of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England; died Aft 1421. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Margaret Walsh was born , of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England (daughter of Thomas Walsh and Katherine); died Aft 1421.
    Children:
    1. Margaret de Gresley died Aft 1439.
    2. Jane Gresley died Bef 1453.
    3. 2. John Gresley was born , of Drakelow, Derbyshire, England; died 17 Jan 1449.

  3. 6.  Thomas Clarell was born , of Aldwark, Yorkshire, England (son of William Clarell and Elizabeth de Reygate); died Between 20 Nov 1441 and 20 Jun 1442.

    Thomas married Maud Montgomery. Maud (daughter of Nicholas Montgomery) died Bef 17 Mar 1457. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Maud Montgomery (daughter of Nicholas Montgomery); died Bef 17 Mar 1457.
    Children:
    1. Margaret Clarell died Aft 1465.
    2. 3. Elizabeth Clarell died Aft 1 Mar 1449.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Nicholas Gresley was born Abt 1347, of Drakelow, Burton-upon-Trent, Derbyshire, England (son of John Gresley and Alice de Swynnerton); died Aft May 1374.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1389

    Nicholas married Thomasina Wastneys Bef May 1364. Thomasina (daughter of Thomas de Wastneys and Joan Toly) was born , of Colton, Staffordshire, England; died Bef 1405. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Thomasina Wastneys was born , of Colton, Staffordshire, England (daughter of Thomas de Wastneys and Joan Toly); died Bef 1405.
    Children:
    1. 4. Thomas Gresley was born Abt 1365; died Abt 1445.

  3. 10.  Thomas Walsh was born Bef 1343, of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England (son of John le Walsh and Alice Cliff); died Bef Dec 1398.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1421

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Leicestershire, 1371, 1379, Nov 1380, 1381, May 1382, Feb 1383, Nov 1384, 1386, Feb 1388, Jan 1390, 1391, 1394, 1395, Jan 1397.

    Escheator of Warwickshire and Leicestershire 1374-5.

    Steward of the Duchy of Lancaster honour of Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, and Warwickshire, by appointment of John of Gaunt, 15 Aug 1392 - aft 1393.

    Constable of Leicester Castle 1394.

    Thomas married Katherine. Katherine died 1421. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Katherine died 1421.
    Children:
    1. 5. Margaret Walsh was born , of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England; died Aft 1421.

  5. 12.  William Clarell was born Abt 1340, of Aldwark, Yorkshire, England (son of Thomas Clarell and Isabel Comyn); died Bef 15 Jan 1380.

    William married Elizabeth de Reygate. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Elizabeth de Reygate (daughter of William de Reygate).
    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas Clarell was born , of Aldwark, Yorkshire, England; died Between 20 Nov 1441 and 20 Jun 1442.

  7. 14.  Nicholas Montgomery was born , of Cubley, Derbyshire, England; died 1424.
    Children:
    1. 7. Maud Montgomery died Bef 17 Mar 1457.