Person:Eleanor de Clare (1)

Eleanor de Clare
m. 28 May 1306
  1. Margaret DespencerAbt 1307 - 1337
  2. Sir Edward le Despencer1308 - 1342
  3. Hugh le Despencer, 2nd Baron le Despencer1308 - 1349
  4. Margaret DespencerAbt 1310 -
  5. John le DespenserAbt 1311 - 1366
  6. Lady Isabel le Despencer1312 - 1356
  7. Eleanor le Despenser1312 - 1356
  8. Joan DespencerAbt 1314 - 1394
  9. Gilbert DespencerAbt 1320 - 1381
  10. Elizabeth DespencerAbt 1327 - 1389
m. Abt Jan 1329
  1. Joyce La Zouche, Baroness BotecourtAbt 1342 - Aft 1372
Facts and Events
Name Eleanor de Clare
Alt Name Alianore _____
Gender Female
Alt Birth? Bet 30 Apr 1290 and 7 Dec 1295
Birth? 3 Oct 1292 Caerphilly, Glamorgan, Wales
Alt Marriage 1 May 1306 Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, Englandto Hugh le Despenser, The Younger
Marriage 28 May 1306 to Hugh le Despenser, The Younger
Alt Marriage 14 Jun 1306 Westminster, Middlesex, Englandto Hugh le Despenser, The Younger
Marriage Abt Jan 1329 to William La Zouche
Death? 30 Jun 1337 Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Burial? Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Reference Number? Q2160835?

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Eleanor de Clare, suo jure 6th Lady of Glamorgan (3 October 1292 – 30 June 1337) was a Anglo-Welsh noblewoman who married Hugh Despenser the Younger and was a granddaughter of Edward I of England.[1] With her sisters, Elizabeth de Clare and Margaret de Clare, she inherited her father's estates after the death of her brother, Gilbert de Clare, 8th Earl of Gloucester, 7th Earl of Hereford at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314.[2][1][3] She was born in 1292 at Caerphilly Castle in Glamorgan, Wales and was the eldest daughter of Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, 7th Earl of Gloucester, 5th Lord of Glamorgan and Princess Joan of Acre.

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  1.   Lady Eleanor de Clare, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  2.   Eleanor de Clare, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  3.   ELEANOR de Clare ([1292]-1337), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.