10/19/1216, Henry III, age 9, succeeded John as King of England. Louis of France also claimed the throne.
~1230, John born in England, heir & s/o §§Walter del Greene, s/o §§Alexander del Greene.
Aft. 1261, John’s father died.
John, 3rd Lord de Greene de Boketon.
8/19/1270 from Dover, Lord Edward and wife Eleanor left on the 8th crusade with a large English army.
1270-1, Sir John on crusade in the holy lands where he died.
(S) New England Families, Cutter, 1915, P223.
· 1202, King John bestowed the lands of Boketon, Northamptonshire on Alexander. Alexander de Greene a knight of the King’s court.
· 1236, Walter de Grene, Walter, 2nd Lord de Greene de Boketon, listed on the rolls of King Henry III.
· 1258, Walter del Grene holding 1 bovate at 22s 1d yearly of Lord Edmund de Lascy in Berwyke. (S) Yorkshire Arch. Journal, V1, 1892, P64.
Child of John and ?:
i. Thomas del Greene (8443440), born ~1265 in England.