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Tuesday, September 20, 2011

G25: 16886880

16886880. Lord John de Greene

~1230, John born in England, heir & s/o Walter de Greene, s/o Alexander de Greene.

Aft. 1261, John’s father died.

John, 3rd Lord de Greene de Boketon.

8/19/1270 from Dover, King 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.

Family notes:

·         1236, Walter de Grene, Walter, 2nd Lord de Greene de Boketon, listed on the rolls of King Henry III.

·         Alexander de Greene a knight of the King’s court. 1202, King John bestowed the lands of Boketon, Northamptonshire on Alexander.

Child of John and ?:

i. Thomas de Greene (8443440), born ~1265 in England.