Richard FitzGilbert de Clare
Facts and Events
||Richard FitzGilbert de Clare
||Hertford, Hertfordshire, EnglandHouse of de Clare
||Hertford, Hertfordshire, Englandto Alice de Meschines
||,Hertford,Hertfordshire,Englandto Alice de Meschines
||15 Apr 1136
||Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, WalesSlain By Welsh Near Abergavenny
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Richard fitz Gilbert de Clare (died 15 April 1136) Lord of Clare, was an Anglo-Norman nobleman. A marcher lord in Wales, he was also the founder of Tonbridge Priory in Kent.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Richard de Clare, 1st Earl of Hertford, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59), Volume 3 page 243.
- Banks Dormant Peerage, VI:498.
- Dict. of Nat'l Biog., 10, 390, 396.
- Weis, Frederick Lewis; William R. Beall; and Walter Lee Sheppard. The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: the barons named in the Magna Charta, 1215, and some of their descendants who settled in America during the early colonial years. (Baltimore [Maryland]: Genealogical Pub. Co., c1999), 153-2.
- RICHARD FitzGilbert de Clare, son of GILBERT FitzRichard de Clare Lord of Clare & his wife Adelisa de Clermont (-killed in battle near Abergavenny 15 Apr 1136, bur Gloucester), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
- Richard FitzGilbert, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.