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John Gresley

Male Abt 1418 - 1487  (~ 69 years)


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Generation: 1

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

    John married Anne Stanley before 1455. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Thomasine Gresley

Generation: 2

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

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Derbyshire.

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


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


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Gresley was born about 1365 (son of Nicholas Gresley and Thomasina Wastneys); died about 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 before 1392. Margaret (daughter of Thomas Walsh and Katherine) was born in in of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England; died after 1421. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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

  3. 6.  Thomas Clarell was born in in 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 before 17 Mar 1457. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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


Generation: 4

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

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1389

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


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

  3. 10.  Thomas Walsh was born before 1343 in of Wanlip, Leicestershire, England (son of John le Walsh and Alice Cliff); died before 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 in 1421. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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

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

    William married Elizabeth de Reygate. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


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

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