2955024. Lord Roger de Grey & 2955025. Elizabeth de Hastings
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~1295, Roger born in England, s/o 5910048. John de Grey & 5910049. Maud de Verdun.
By 1305, Elizabeth born in England, d/o 5910050. John de Hastings & 5910051. Isabel de Valence.
1307, Roger had property in Essex and Buckinghamshire settled on him by his father.
1311, Roger had 13 additional manors settled on him by his father.
11/18/1311, Licence for John de Grey to grant to John Amory and William de Beneford the castle of Ruffyn with the cantred of Doffrincloit, together with the lands late of Wenthlian de Lacy, and the manor of Riston, co. Chester, … them to regrant … remainders over to his son Roger … (S) CPRs.
1318, Roger served in a Scottish expedition.
1319, Roger’s father settled the castle and lordship of Ruthin on him.
7/21/1322, Roger de Grey going on the king’s service with John de Hastings [his brother-in-law]. (S) CPRs.
8/26/1323, Roger de Grey staying in Gascony with the seneschal, Ralph Basset of Drayton. (S) CPRs.
10/28/1323, Roger heir to his father.
1324, Copy of a fine between John de Grey, plaintiff, and Amory and Denford, deforciants whereby Grey acknowledges the castle of Ruthin and the cantref of Dyffryn Clwyd to be Amory and Denford's and they grant it back to him for his life, with a remainder to Roger de Grey. … Grey requests the deliver of Ruthin Castle, Dyffryn Clwyd cantref and the lands of Lacy along with the issues, … as they have been seized into the hand of the king on John de Grey's death. (S) UKNA. [The lordship was granted.]
1325, Roger de Grey states that when the king ordered Simon de Baldeston, keeper of the lands that had belonged to John de Grey, his father, to deliver these lands …, Simon had already delivered the issues to the treasury. …requests a writ … that the issues be returned to him, or allowed to him in any debts which his father owes. (S) UKNA.
1325, Roger held half a kinght’s fee in the manor of Harrold, Beds. (S) A History of the Co. of Northampton: V4, 1937.
1325-51, Roger summoned to parliament by writ.
1/24/1326, Commission of array … Roger de Grey, Beds and Bucks. (S) CPRs.
1327, Roger accompanied Henry, Earl of Lancaster, on a Scottish campaign.
1328, Roger lodged complaints against his older brother Henry for occupying Ruthin castle.
1329-30, John de St. Amand, lord of Millbrook to Sir Roger de Grey, lord of Deffrencloyt: Release of all actions and damages for the time he held the manor of Houghton Conquest; (Bedf.). (S) UKNA.
4/22/1331, Commission of oyer and terminer … Roger de Grey … in the counties of Essex, Hertford, Cambridge and Huntingdon. (S) CPRs.
2/2/1332, Grant to … in the king’s hands by reason of the minority of Laurence son and heir of John de Hastynges, tenant in chief, and now in the custody of Roger de Grey, … (S) CPRs.
3/28/1332, Commission of oyer and terminer to Ralph Basset of Drayton, … on complaint by Roger de Grey that, … and other having been outlawed … fled … he ciming thither in person, would have arrested, … the said John and other outlaws … with a great mob of armed men … besieged his lodgings at Northampton by night … (S) CPRs.
Bef. 2/3/1333, Roger appointed Keeper of Abergavenny [Bergeveny] castle. (S) An Account of the Castle and Town of Ruthin, Newcome, 2009. (S) UKNA. (S) CPRs.
Bef. 12/10/1336, Roger surrendered to the king the castle of Bergeveny in Wales. (S) CPRs.
11/28/1338, Roger de Grey appointed one of 5 overseers of array in the counties of Bedford, Buckingham, and Hertford. (S) CPRs.
1339, Roger a guarantor of Edward III's treaty of his son Edward marrying Margaret of Brabant.
1342-43, Roger de Grey, Parties to Indenture: Indentures between the king and the following who are retained for war-service in the Marches of Scotland. (S) UKNA, King’s Remembrancer.
1343, Roger ordered to provide 20 men-at-arms and 20 archers for the king’s service in France.
1349, Roger held half a kinght’s fee in the manor of Harrold, Beds. (S) A History of the Co. of Northampton: V4, 1937.
11/15/1351, Roger summoned to parliament.
3/6/1352, Roger, 1st Lord Grey of Ruthin, knight: Huntingdonshire, Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Shropshire and the Adjacent March of Wales, died. (S) UKNA.
(S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P378.
Children of Roger and Elizabeth: [2 sons, 4 daughters]
i. Juliane de Grey (30422301), born ~1320 in England.
ii. Reynold Grey (1477512), born ~1326 in England.