Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess of Dorset

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess of Dorset was born on 22 June 1477, in Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire, England, his father, Sir Thomas Grey Marques of Dorset, was 27 and his mother, Lady Cecily Bonville, was 16. He married Margaret Wotton Marchioness of Dorset on 6 January 1509. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 10 October 1530, in Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 53, and was buried in Astley, Warwickshire, England.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess of Dorset
1477–1530
Margaret Wotton Marchioness of Dorset
1486–1535
Marriage: 6 January 1509
Lady Mary Grey
1510–1538
Thomas Grey
1510–1555
Thomas Gray of Harwich
1510–1555
Katherine Grey
1512–
Edward Grey
1519–1614
Thomas Gray
1526–1555
Elizabeth Grey
1515–1561
Henry Grey 1st Duke of Suffolk
1517–1554
Lady Anne Grey
1520–1548
Leonard Gray
1520–1521
Sir John Grey
1523–1564

Sources (13)

  • Thomas Grey, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Thomas Grey KG KB (1477 - 1530) | WikiTree
  • England, Scotland, and Wales Royal Families

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant of Gray .

German: dialect variant of Grau .

In some cases also an American shortened and altered form of Ukrainian Grushko: nickname or topographic name derived from a Russian-influenced transliteration of grushka ‘pear, pear tree’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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