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Walter de Grey, Archbishop of York

Walter de Grey, Archbishop of York

Male Abt 1180 - 1255  (~ 75 years)

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  • Name Walter de Grey  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Suffix Archbishop of York 
    Born Abt 1180  [5
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 1255  Fulham, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 15 May 1255  York Cathedral, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I11627  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 10 May 2017 

    Father (Unknown husband of Hawise de Grey) 
    Mother Hawise de Grey 
    Family ID F6713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Walter de Grey
    Walter de Grey
    Effigy atop his tomb at York Minster.

  • Notes 
    • Chancellor to King John from 1205 to 1214. Archbishop of York from 1215 to 1255, in which capacity he began the building of York Minster.

  • Sources 
    1. [S977] The Blackmans of Knight's Creek: Ancestors and Descendants of George and Maria (Smith) Blackman by Henry James Young. Carlisle, Pennsylvania: 1980.

    2. [S981] G. Andrews Moriarty, "Genealogical Research in England." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 76:278, October 1922.

    3. [S983] Rosie Bevan, 8 Dec 2003, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.

    4. [S984] John P. Ravilious, 1 Dec 2010, post to soc.genealogy.medieval.

    5. [S160] Wikipedia.

    6. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004-ongoing.