Maud de Clare

Maud de Clare

Female Abt 1279 - Bef 1327  (~ 48 years)

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  • Name Maud de Clare 
    Born Abt 1279  Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 24 May 1327  Badlesmere, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4616  avefamily
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Thomas de Clare,   b. Abt 1245, Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 29 Aug 1287, Thomond, Connaught, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Mother Juliana Avenel,   b. Abt 1263, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 Sep 1300, Thomond, Connaught, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Bef 18 Feb 1275 
    Family ID F1463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Clifford,   b. Abt 9 Apr 1273, Clifford Castle, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1314, Battle of Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Idoine Clifford,   b. Abt 1300, Castle Clifford, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1365, Beverley Minster, Beverley, East Yorkshire, England (buried) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F1462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Maud de Clare was the daughter of Sir Thomas de Clare of Thomond and his wife Julian FitzMaurice.[1][2][3]

      Sir Thomas de Clare was a descendant of Magna Carta surety barons
      Richard de Clare, Gilbert de Clare, John de Lacy, and Saher de Quincy.

      Marriage
      On 13 November 1295, she married Sir Robert de Clifford,[4] 1st Lord Clifford, hereditary Sheriff of Westmorland, Governor of Carlisle & Nottingham Castles, Guardian of Norham Castle. He was the son of Roger de Clifford, Justice of the Forest south of Trent and Isabel de Vipont.

      Death of Robert de Clifford
      Maud's husband Robert was slain at the Battle of Bannockburn, 24 June 1314.

      Abduction
      In November 1315, while still a widow, Maud was abducted by John le Irish, Keeper of Barnard Castle.

      Marriage to Sir Robert de Welles
      Very soon afterwards, before 16 December 1315, she married (without license) Sir Robert de Welles, Constable of Pendragon Castle. They had no issue.[5][6][7]

      Death
      Maud de Clare died shortly before 24 May 1327.[7]

      Issue
      Documented
      Maude de Clare and her husband Robert de Clifford had 2 sons (Roger[8] and Robert[9], successively 2nd and 3rd Barons Clifford) and 2 daughters (Idoine[10][11], and Margaret[12], [5][6][7][13][14]

      Roger, IV
      Robert
      Idione, wife of Sir Henry de Percy, 2nd Lord Percy;
      Margaret, wife of Sir Peter de Mauley, 3rd Lord Mauley
      Unproven Issue
      Catherine
      John
      Andrew
      Sources
      ? Magna Carta Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 86-87
      ? Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 216-217
      ? profile for Clare-788 had father as Thomas de Clare Clare-790, son of Sir Richard Clare-99 and Maud de Lucie
      ? Dictionary of National Biography, page 72
      ? 5.0 5.1 Magna Carta Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 90
      ? 6.0 6.1 Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 220
      ? 7.0 7.1 7.2 Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 242
      ? Complete Peerage, Vol. III, p. 291
      ? Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 214
      ? Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 575
      ? Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 335
      ? Magna Carta Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 135
      ? Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 67
      ? Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 348-349
      Ancestral Roots 8th ed. 2004 F.L. Weis Line 64-32 pp. 72-73
      Richardson, Douglas: Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham, (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2013), Vol. II p. 242-243
      Richardson, Douglas: Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition (2011), 4 vols, Vol 1, p. 502, CLIFFORD 6.
      Richardson, Douglas: Plantagenet Ancestry, 1st Edition (2005)
      Gibbs, Vicary: The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland. Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, 2nd Edition (1910).
      See also:
      The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants, by Gary Boyd Roberts, p. 354.
      Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 759.
      Maud de Clare, "Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors and Cousins" (website, compiled by Mr. Marlyn Lewis, Portland, OR; accessed June 5, 2015), citing
      Richardson's Magna Carta Ancestry, Plantagenet Ancestry, and Royal Ancestry
      Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 291; The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants, by Gary Boyd Roberts, p. 354; Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 759.
      The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, by George Edward Cokayne, Vol. III, p. 291
      Mary Hillard Hinton, Genealogist, Raleigh, NC
      •Extinct and Dormant Peerages, 1831 •Magna Carta Barons and their Descendants, pgs. 159, 241, 269, 270, 292 •Virginia Heraldica, pgs. 66, 69, 87, 88 •Ancestral Papers #119, of the National Society of Runnymeade •Wurt's Magna Carta •The Carter Family