NameAlice De Gernon , 26G Grandmother
MotherLucy Of Bolingbroke (-~1138)
Spouses
BirthClare, Suffolk, England
Death15 Apr 1136, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
BurialTonbridge Priory
FatherGilbert Fitz Richard De Clare (<1066-<1117)
ChildrenRoger De Clare (1116-1173)
Notes for Richard Fitz Gilbert De Clare (Spouse 1)
Marcher Lord of Clare in Wales from 1117.
In 1136 Richard had been away from his lordhship. HWhen he returned to the borders of Wales. even though warned he pressed on toward Ceredigion with a small force. He was ambushed and killed by the men of Gwent under Iorwerth ab Owain near Llanthony Abbey, north of Abergavenny.
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