The family of Gilbert de Clare & Joan of Acre
22xGreat Grandparents

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  His Parents:   Her Parents:
   Richard de CLARE   Edward I of ENGLAND
   Maud de LACY   Leonor de CASTILLA
Glibert de CLARE Joan of ACRE
 Married 05/1290 Westminster Abbey
Bd   02/09/1243 Bd  1272
Bp   Bp  
Dd  07/12/1295 Monmouth Castle Dd  23/04/1307
Bur  22/12/1295 Tewkesbury Abbey Bur  26/04/1307 Clare, Suffolk
Occ   Occ   
 Their Children:
   Gilbert de CLARE Bd  04/05/1291
   Eleanor de CLARE Bd  
   Margaret de CLARE Bd  
   Elizabeth de CLARE Bd  16/09/1295



Gilbert de Clare married firstly Alix de Lusignan in the spring of 1253.  He had two children from this marriage - Isabel (b 10/03/1263) & Joan (b 1264).
Gilbert succeeded his father as 6th Earl of Hertford and Earl of Gloucester "the Red Earl" in 1262.

Joan, who is also known as Joan of England, is buried in the Priory Church of the Austin Friars, Clare, Suffolk.

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