Gilbert FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Pembroke

Male Abt 1100 - 1147  (~ 47 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Gilbert FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Pembroke was born about 1100 (son of Gilbert FitzRichard de Clare, Lord of Clare and Adeliza de Claremont); died on 6 Jan 1147; was buried in Tintern Abbey, Tintern, Monmouthshire, Wales.

    Other Events:

    • History: birth to death

    Notes:

    Death: von Redlich (1941) gives his death year as 1148

    History:
    Chepstow Castle was held by Gilbert "Strongbow" FitzGilbert de Clare from 1138 to 1147, followed by his son Richard and then William Marshall. [see picture below]

    In 1138, he was created the first Earl of Pembroke.

    Gilbert married Isabel de Beaumont. Isabel (daughter of Sir Robert de Beaumont, Earl of Leicester and Isabel de Vermandois, Countess of Leicester) was born about 1104; died after 1174. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Richard FitzGilbert "Strongbow" de Clare, Earl of Pembroke was born about 1130; died about 20 Apr 1176 in Dublin, Ireland; was buried in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin (formally Holy Trinity), Dublin, Ireland.
    2. Basilea de Clare

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Gilbert FitzRichard de Clare, Lord of Clare was born about 1066 (son of Richard FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Clare and Rohese Giffard); died on 1114 to 1117.

    Other Events:

    • History: birth to death

    Notes:

    History:
    He was the 2ed Earl of Clare.

    Gilbert married Adeliza de Claremont. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Adeliza de Claremont (daughter of Hugh I, Count of Claremont and Margaret of Montdidier).
    Children:
    1. Baldwin FitzGilbert de Clare, Lord of Bourne died in 1154.
    2. 1. Gilbert FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Pembroke was born about 1100; died on 6 Jan 1147; was buried in Tintern Abbey, Tintern, Monmouthshire, Wales.
    3. Richard FitzGilbert de Clare, Lord of Clare was born before 1100; died on 15 Apr 1136.
    4. Harvey de Clare
    5. Walter de Clare
    6. Alice de Clare died in 1163.
    7. Rohese de Clare died in 1149 in England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Richard FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Clare was born in 1035 (son of Gilbert Crispin, Count of Brionne); died in 1090.

    Other Events:

    • History: He was also the Lord of Bienfaite, Orbec and Tonbridge. He was present at the Battle of Hastings in 1066.

    Richard married Rohese Giffard. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Rohese Giffard (daughter of Walter Giffard, Lord of Longueville).
    Children:
    1. 2. Gilbert FitzRichard de Clare, Lord of Clare was born about 1066; died on 1114 to 1117.
    2. Walter de Clare, Lord of Nether Gwent died on 10 Mar 1137.
    3. Roger FitzRichard de Clare died in 1130.
    4. Richard FitzRichard de Clare, Abbot of Ely died in 1100.
    5. Robert FitzRichard de Clare, Baron of Baynard died in 1136.
    6. Adelize de Clare
    7. Rohese de Clare was born in 1067 in Tonbridge, Kent, England; died in 1121 in England.

  3. 6.  Hugh I, Count of Claremont

    Hugh married Margaret of Montdidier. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Margaret of Montdidier (daughter of Hildouin IV, Count of Montdidier and Alice of Roucy).
    Children:
    1. 3. Adeliza de Claremont


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Gilbert Crispin, Count of Brionne (son of Godfrey of Brionne & Eu); died in 1040.

    Other Events:

    • History: He was the chief tutor of Duke William of Normandy for a brief period in 1040

    Children:
    1. 4. Richard FitzGilbert de Clare, Earl of Clare was born in 1035; died in 1090.
    2. Baldwin FitzGilbert died in 1090.

  2. 10.  Walter Giffard, Lord of Longueville (son of Osbern de Bolbec and Wevie de Crepon); died in 1084.

    Other Events:

    • History: In 1066, he was present at the Battle of Hastings.

    Children:
    1. 5. Rohese Giffard
    2. Walter Giffard, Earl of Buckingham died in 1102.

  3. 14.  Hildouin IV, Count of Montdidier

    Hildouin married Alice of Roucy. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Alice of Roucy (daughter of Ebles I, Count of Roucy and Beatrix of Hainault).
    Children:
    1. Adelheid de Roucy
    2. 7. Margaret of Montdidier
    3. Beatrice de Montdidie



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