Joan married first, before 1384, to Thomas Gray (or Grey), Knt., son and heir of Thomas Gray, Knt., and Margaret de Presfen (or Pressen). Thomas Grey was Constable of Norham Castle;
Earl Marshal 1389-1392; Steward, Sheriff, Escheator and Chief Justice of the episcopal liberty of Norhamshire and Islandshire 1395-1400; and Knight of the Shire for Northumberland in 1397 and 1399. They had four sons and one daughter:
Thomas, Knt., born 30 November 1384 at Alnwick Castle, Yorkshire, beheaded 2 (or 3) August 1415, married Alice Neville and had issue
John, K.G., 1st Count of Tancarville, married Joan Cherleton, killed in the Battle of Bauge in Anjou on 22 March 1420/1
Henry (or Harry), Esq., died in or before 1464, married Emme Appleyard. He may have married second to Joan Scott, although Richardson does not recognize the marriage.
William, Bishop of London and later Bishop of Lincoln
Maud, married Sir Robert Ogle of Ogle, Northumberland
Thomas Gray died 26 November (or 3 December) 1400. Joan remarried before 8 June 1407 (date of writ), as his second wife, Thomas Tunstall, Knt., son and heir of William de Tunstall, Knt., and his wife Katherine. On 8 June 1407, when Tunstall "and his wife, Joan, were cited to appear in Chancery...." Thomas served as Justice of the Peace for Westmoreland in 1414 and commissioner of array for Westmoreland in 1415. The couple had no known issue.
Joan's date and place of death are unknown and Thomas Tunstall died 5 November 1415.
↑ 1.001.011.021.031.041.051.061.071.081.091.101.11 Douglas Richardson. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 4 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham. 2nd edition. Salt Lake City, UT: the author, 2011, vol. II, page 254-255 GRAY 7, Joan Mowbray.
↑ William Flower. The Visitations of Yorkshire in the Years 1563 and 1564. London: Harlean Society, 1881. Online at Google Books, page 233: Genet wife of Sir Thomas Grey, dau. of John Mowbray and Elizabeth Segrave.
↑ 3.03.1 Cokayne, George Edward and H.A. Doubleday et. al eds. Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Vol. VI: Gordon to Hurstpierpoint, 2nd edition. (London, 1926). Online at FamilySearch, page 136.
↑ James R. Scott. Memorials of the Family of Scott. (London: J.R. Scott, 1876). Online at Archive.org, page 126, footnote p.
Richardson, Douglas. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 4 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham. 2nd edition. (Salt Lake City, UT: the author, 2011). See also WikiTree's source page for Magna Carta Ancestry.
Richardson, Douglas. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham. (Salt Lake City, UT: the author, 2013). See also WikiTree's source page for Royal Ancestry.
Lewis, Marlyn. Joan Mowbray entry in Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors & Cousins website, accessed 1 Apr 2020 (citing Richardson; Cokayne; Weis; Faris).
Weis, F.L. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th ed., pages 223-234.
Weis, F.L. The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 5th ed., pages 65-67.
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