1477512. Lord Reynold de Grey & 1477513. Eleanor le Strange
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~1326, Reynold born in England, heir & 2nd s/o 2955024. Roger de Grey & 2955025. Elizabeth de Hastings.
~1340, Eleanor born in England, d/o 2955026. John le Strange & 2955027. Ankaret le Boteler.
7/21/1349, Eleanor’s father died of the plague.
1/18/1352, Mandate to Reynold de Grey … Richard Talbot and Elizabeth his wife … hundred of Irchyngfeld and manor of Wormelowe … manor of Wilton … (S) CPRs.
3/6/1352, Reynold heir to his father.
5/14/1352, Wheras Reynold de Grey, who holds the castle and manor of Wilton, co. Hereford, of the king … the king has take the said Reynold, his men and tenants of the castle and manor … into his special protection, … (S) CPRs.
1352, Reynold charged with the abduction of Margaret, widow of Sir Ralph Fitz Richard.
6/19/1352, Pardon to Reynold son of Roger de Grey, ‘chivaler,’ of 20£ whereby he made fine … for trespasses and extortions in the county of Bedford … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 10/31/1353, Reynold, 2nd Lord Grey, married Eleanor.
1353, Reynold and his wife Eleanor received a papal indult for plenary remission.
1353, Reynold summoned by writ to parliament for the 1st time.
1/20/1355, Commission of peace … Reynold de Grey of Ruthyn, … in the county of Bedford. (S) CPRs.
1355, Reynold “coming to go with the king to war beyond the seas,” was assaulted at Suleshoo by John de Halewyk, Stephen de Halewy, … shot arrows at him … (S) CPRs.
10/1355, Reynold in the army of King Edward and Henry, duke of Lancaster, sail for Normandy.
11/2/1355, Landing in Calais, King Edward proceeds on raids into Pas de Calais, Artois and Picady.
By 11/15/1355, Edward returned his army to England.
12/16/1355, Commission of oyer and terminer … to Henry Grene, … assembling evildoers in no small number, assaulted Reynold de Grey of Ruthyn, chief keeper of the peace and justice of oyer and terminer in the county of Bedford, at Sulesho, to prevent him from executing his office, … (S) CPRs. [Stephen de Halewyk served in Brittany and was pardoned.]
10/1359, Reynold in the army of King Edward again invaded France, eventually taking Saint-Florentin and Tonnerre. Edward nearly reached Paris before turning back.
10/6/1360, Reynold de Grey of Ruthyn and Eleanor, his wife, querents, and Richard de Northwode and Alice, his wife, deforciants, manor of Northwode … rent in Hussebourne Crawele and Lutlyngton … 200 marks of silver. (S) Feet of Fines, Bedfordshire.
10/8/1361, Eleanor’s mother died.
11/13/1365, Reynold de Grey of Ruthyn a keeper of the peace in the county of Bedford. (S) CPRs.
5/12/1367, Licence … Reynold de Grey of Deffrenclut, ‘chivaler,’ of an acre of meadow in Husshebourn Craueleve, not held in chief … (S) CPRs.
10/1369, Reynold in France as part of the Caroline war, which allied England and Portugal against France and Spain.
5/12/1374, … Reynold de Grey of Ruthyn and his fellows, keepers of the peace and justices of oyer and terminer in the county of Bedford. (S) CPRs.
8/4/1377, Lord Reynold de Grey of Ruthin summoned to the 1st parliament of Richard II.
1379, “Reginald de Grey of Ruthin states that King Edward, the great-great-grandfather of the present king, granted to Reginald de Grey, the petitioner's great-grandfather, and his heirs, the castle of Ruthin, the cantref of Dyffryn Clwyd and the lands which belonged to Wenthlian de Lacy in the same cantref and in the cantref of Englefield, to hold of the king by the service of three knights' fees as a whole service; and that he and his ancestors have held them until recently, …” (S) UKNA.
1381, Eleanor petitioned the king for a pardon for her brother, Hamon le Strange, over the death of Richard Galeys.
1386, Reynold a witness in the controversy of Scrope and Grosvenor.
1387, Reynold summoned by writ to parliament for the last time.
7/28/1388, “Reynold (Reginald) Grey of Ruthyn (Ruthin), knight: Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire, Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Shropshire and Staffordshire and the adjacent March of Wales, London” died. (S) UKNA, IPM.
4/20/1396, Eleanor died.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P378.
Children of Reynold and Eleanor: [4 sons, 2 daughters]
i. Reynold Grey (738756), born ~1362 in England.
ii. Ida Grey (738783), born ~1370 in England.