Person:Gilbert de Clare (4)

Gilbert FitzGilbert de Clare, 1st Earl of Pembroke
d.6 Jan 1148 England
Facts and Events
Name Gilbert FitzGilbert de Clare, 1st Earl of Pembroke
Gender Male
Birth[4] 21 Sep 1100 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England
Marriage est 1129 to Isabelle de Beaumont
Other? 1138 Acceded as 1st Earl of Pembroke
Burial[4] Jan 1148 Tintern-Abbey, Monmouthshire, Wales
Death[4] 6 Jan 1148 England
Alt Burial[4] Jan 1149
Other? House of de Clare
Alt Death[4] 6 Jan 1149


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Gilbert fitz Gilbert de Clare ( – 6 January 1148), was created Earl of Pembroke in 1138. He was nicknamed Strongbow for his skilled use of the long bow.


References
  1.   Gilbert de Clare, 1st Earl of Pembroke, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   Banks Dormant Peerage.
  3.   Burke's Dormant and Extinct Peerage, p. 120.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 England, Earls Created 1138-1143: GILBERT de Clare, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  5.   2nd son; cr. 1st Earl of Pembroke 1138;neph. of Roger and Walter; uncle of Gilbert, 1st Earl of Hertford; md Isabel (Elizabeth) Beaumont (1107)
  6.   It appears probable that the estimated birthdates for parents and children are 10-20 years too early--Michel L. Call
  7.   Probably from Ireland, father Gilbert Fitz Richard, lord of Clare and Adeliza de Clermont another place says Gilbert De Clate and just Adeliza
Peerage of England
Title Created 1138 1st Earl of Pembroke
1138-1153
Richard de Clare, 2nd Earl of Pembroke

1148-1176
his son

William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke
Title Recreated

1199-1219
Richard's son-in-law

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