Richard de Clare 3rd Earl of Hertford

1153–November 1217 (Age 64)
Tonbridge Castle, Tonbridge, Kent, England

The Life Summary of Richard

Richard de Clare 3rd Earl of Hertford was born in 1153, in Tonbridge Castle, Tonbridge, Kent, England as the son of Maude De Saint Hillary. He married Amice fitzWilliam of Gloucestershire in 1182, in Hertford, Hertfordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in November 1217, in Tonbridge Cemetery, Tonbridge, Kent, England, at the age of 64, and was buried in Tonbridge, Kent, England.

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Family Time Line

Richard de Clare 3rd Earl of Hertford
1153–1217
Amice fitzWilliam of Gloucestershire
1160–1225
Marriage: 1182
Mathilde de Clare
1175–1213
Joane de Clare
1178–
Gilbert de Clare IV
1180–1230
Richard de Clare
1186–1228
Isabel de Clare
1188–
Hawise de Clare
1189–1235

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1182Hertford, Hertfordshire, England
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    Siblings

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    +4 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1215 · Magna Carta
    Age 62
    King John of England agreed to a charter of rights called the Magna Carta. The document was originally drafted by the Archbishop of Canterbury to establish peace between King John and a group of rebel barons. The Magna Carta was completed in 1215 and is now considered to be one of the greatest constitutional documents of all time.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Dilip, Anirban, Gopal, Alok, Anindya, Arunava, Asit, Asok, Dibyendu, Goutam, Indra, Indranil.Indian: variant of Dey .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Dey

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    BIO: from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL1.htm#AvelineClareMGeoffreyEssex as of 5/29/2016 RICHARD (-[30 Oct/28 Nov] 1217, bur Clare). Robert of Torigny records the dea …

    Sources (21)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Roger Clare - birth: 1168; Middleton, Norfolkshire, England, United Kingdom
    • Richard de Clare, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Ancestral roots of sixty colonists who came to New England between 1623 and 1650 and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr.; assisted by David Faris. Genealogical Pub. Co., Baltimore, MD,1988.

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