Lord of Thomond Thomas de Clare

Lord of Thomond Thomas de Clare

Male Abt 1245 - Abt 1287  (~ 42 years)

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  • Name Thomas de Clare 
    Title Lord of Thomond 
    Born Abt 1245  Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 29 Aug 1287  Thomond, Connaught, Clare, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4617  avefamily
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Richard de Clare,   b. 4 Aug 1222, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Jul 1262, Ashenfield, Waltham, Ken, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Maud Lacy,   b. Abt 1225,   d. Bef 10 Mar 1289  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1238 
    Family ID F1464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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 
    Children 
    +1. Maud de Clare,   b. Abt 1279, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 May 1327, Badlesmere, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F1463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lord of Thomond in Connaught, Knight, Constable of Colchester Castle (in right of his wife), Stewart of the Forest of Essex, King's Lieutenant in Gascony, Governor of London, Warden of the Forest of Dean, Constable of St. Briavels Castle. [1]

      Name
      Thomas de Clare[1]

      Birth
      Thomas was the second son of Richard de Clare, Earl of Gloucester, and Maud de Lacy. [1][2]

      Education
      Thomas studied at Oxford 1257-1259.[1]

      Knighted
      Thomas, with his brother Gilbert, was knighted by Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester before the Battle of Lewes 14 May 1264. They were fighting against King Henry III.[1]

      Marriage
      Before 18 February 1275, Thomas married "Juliane Fitz Maurice, daughter and co-heiress of Maurice Fitz Maurice Fitz Gerald, Knight, 4th Baron of Offaly, Justiciar of Ireland, by his his first wife, Maud de Prendergast." [1]

      Thomas and Juliane had three sons and two daughters:[1]

      Gilbert, who was knighted
      Richard, who was knighted
      Richard, called 'Master'
      Margaret, married Gilbert de Umfreville andBartholomew de Badlesmere
      Maud, married Robert de Clifford[3]
      Death
      Thomas de Clare died in Ireland on 29 aug 1287.[1]

      Sources
      Footnotes and citations
      ? 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2013), Vol I, p 216, BADLESMERE #8.
      ? Douglas Richardson, 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 194, CLARE #7ii.
      ? Dictionary of national biography, page 72
      Source list
      Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry:A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Royal Ancestry series, 2nd edition, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2011). Volume I, pages 86-90, Thomas de Clare
      Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, 2nd edition, 3 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2011), volume III, page 585
      Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham, (Salt Lake City, Utah: 2013), Vol. I. page 216, and Vol, II. pages 192 and 194.
      See also
      The complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant, Cokayne, George Edward, (Gloucester [England] : Alan Sutton Pub. Ltd., 1987), 942 D22cok., vol. 1 p. 149
      Thomas de Clare, Lord of Thomond, Wikipedia, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License
      Hist Blechingly-Lambert vol. 1 p. 42, 43
      Magna Charta Barons-Wurts p. 68
      Eng V vol. 1 p. 372 vol. 3 p. 246, 272, 290-91
      Magna Charta Barons-Browning p. 167-195
      Royal Ancestors, Michel Call, Note: #NI0158
      Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem and Other Analogous Documents preserved in the Public Record Office (H.M. Stationery Office, London, 1906) Vol. 2: Edward I. Page 429-33: #696.
      Acknowledgements