BIOGRAPHY OF GILBERT CLARE 1ST EARL HERTFORD 1115-1153

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

Around 1115 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford was born to Richard Clare and Alice Gernon

On 15 Apr 1136 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford succeeded 4th Lord Tonbridge

In 1138 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford was created 1st Earl Hertford (1C 1138)

In 1147 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford was imprisoned

In 1152 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford was buried at Clare Priory

In 1153 Gilbert Clare 1st Earl Hertford died

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Clare

GrandFather: Gilbert Clare

2G GrandFather: Richard Clare

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Clare 2nd Count Eu

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Normandy 1st Count Eu

5G GrandFather: Richard "Fearless" Normandy I Duke Normandy

2G GrandMother: Rohese Giffard

3G GrandFather: Walter Giffard 1st Earl Buckingham

4G GrandFather: Walter Giffard

5G GrandFather: Osberne de Bolbec Giffard

5G GrandMother: Avelina Unknown

GrandMother: Alice Claremont

Mother: Alice Gernon

GrandFather: Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester

2G GrandFather: Ranulf de Briquessart Gernon Viscount Bessin

2G GrandMother: Margaret Avranches

3G GrandFather: Richard Avranches Viscount Avranches

4G GrandFather: Thorstein Avranches Viscount Avranches

5G GrandFather: Ansfred "Dane" Avranches

3G GrandMother: Emma Mortain

4G GrandFather: Herluin de Conteville Mortain

4G GrandMother: Herleva Unknown

GrandMother: Lucy Bolingbroke