John De Grey 1º Baron Grey of Rotherfield 1428
- Born: Abt 1271, Rotherfield, Oxfordshire, England 1428
- Marriage (1): Margaret Oddingsells
- Died: 17 Oct 1311, Rotherfield, Oxfordshire, England about age 40 1428
Noted events in his life were:
• Biography. 1428 John was summoned to Parliament as first Baron Grey of Rotherfield on 26 Jan 1297. He took part in the Scottish wars under Edward I "Longshanks" and fought in the glorious victory at Falkirk in 1298 against William Wallace, when a large part of Edward's troops refused to fight. He was back in Scotland again in 1306 after the rebellion and enthronement of Robert Bruce.
John married Margaret Oddingsells, daughter of William Oddingsells of Maxstoke and Ela Fitzwalter. (Margaret Oddingsells was born in 1260 in Maxtoke Castle, Warwickshire, England,1682 died on 17 Oct 1315 in Weathersfield, Oxfordshire, England 1682 and was buried in Cogges St Mary Churchyard, Witney West, Oxfordshire, England 1682.)