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THE ANCESTRY OF CHARLES GREY, 2ND EARL GREY

 

1 Sir Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

b 13 Mar 1764, Falloden, Northumberland

d 17 Jul 1845, Howick House

 

Parents

 

2 Sir Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey

b 23 Oct 1729, Howick, Northumberland

d 14 Nov 1807, Howick

m 8 Jun 1762, Southwick, County Durham

3 Elizabeth Grey

Will pr 1822

b ca 1744

d 26 May 1822, Mayfair, Middlesex

 

Grandparents

 

4 Sir Henry Grey of Howick, 1st Baronet

bap 4 Dec 1691, Howick

bur 6 May 1750, Howick

m 19 Apr 1720, Bamburgh, Northumberland

5 Hannah Wood

b

d 14 Jul 1764, Newcastle, Northumberland

6 George Grey of Southwick

b 4 Aug 1713

bur 28 Mar 1746, St. Nicholas, Newcastle

m June 1740

7 Elizabeth Ogle

bap 29 Jun 1714, St. Nicholas, Newcastle

d

 

Great-grandparents

 

8 John Grey of Howick

bap 1 Feb 1669/70, Long Houghton, Northumberland

bur 25 Jun 1710, Howick

m 1689

9 Margaret Pearson

b ca 1670

bur 19 Jan 1697/98, Howick

10 Thomas Wood of Fallodon

bap 20 Apr 1675, Bamburgh

d 1755

m

11

b

d

12 George Grey of Southwick; councillor-at-law

b 20 Oct 1680, Lawton, Cheshire

d 24 May 1772, bur St. Nicholas, Newcastle

m 13 Oct 1712, Lanchester, County Durham

13 Alice Clavering

bap 20 Nov 1681, Lanchester

d 26 Dec 1744, Newcastle

14 Nathaniel Ogle, M.D., of Kirkley, Northumberland

b 1674

bur 19 Jun 1739, Ponteland, Northumberland

m 22 Apr 1708, St. James, Westminster

15 Elizabeth Newton

b

d ca 1751

 

Great-great-grandparents

 

16 John Grey of Acton, Northumberland and of Howick

b

d ca 1680

m

17 Dorothy Lisle

b

d

18

b

d

m

19

b

d

20 Thomas Wood of Burton in Bamburgh and of Hoppen, Northumberland

b

bur 19 Jul 1683, Bamburgh

m

21 Mary Armorer

b

d

22

b

d

m

23

b

d

24 George Grey, Rector of Lawton and of Burniston near Bedale, Yorkshire

b 28 Feb 1651/52, Southwick

d 13 Jun 1711, Burniston

m 10 Sep 1675

25 Elizabeth Cowdry

b ca 1653

d 3 Aug 1690

26 James Clavering of Greencroft, County Durham

bap 17 Sep 1647, Whickham, County Durham

bur 26 Jan 1721/22, Lanchester

m 1 Sep 1674, All Saints, Newcastle

27 Jane Ellison

bap 16 Apr 1654, St. Nicholas, Newcastle

bur 15 Mar 1718/19, Lanchester

28 Ralph Ogle of Kirkley

b ca 1646

bur 29 May 1705, Ponteland

m 16 Aug 1670, Bolam

29 Martha Thompson

b

d 1687

30 Jonathan Newton of Coldcoats, Ponteland

b 9 Aug 1653, bap 10 Aug 1653, St. John, Newcastle

d

m 2 Oct 1688, St. John, Newcastle

31 Isabella Jenison

bap 30 Dec 1664, St. Nicholas, Newcastle

d aft 3 Jun 1742

 

 

Sources

 

The Complete Peerage (2nd edition)

J.J. Howard and F.A. Crisp, eds., Visitation of England and Wales, Notes, vol. 10

A History of Northumberland

E. MacKenzie and M. Ross, An Historical, Topographical and Descriptive View of the County Palatine of Durham (1834)

W. Percy Hedley, Northumberland Families (1968-70)

Richard K. Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales (Boston, 2007)

R. Welford, Men of Mark twixt Tyne and Tweed (1895)

Issues of The Newcastle Courant

St. James, Westminster, parish registers (available online at www.findmypast.co.uk)

 

Notes

 

Prince William is descended from Charles, 2nd Earl Grey (see Evans).