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Family: William FitzRobert, Earl of Gloucester / Hawise de Beaumont (F1736)  [1, 2

m. 1145 to 1149

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  • Male
    William FitzRobert, Earl of Gloucester

    Birth  23 Nov 1121   
    Death  23 Nov 1183   
    Burial    Keynsham, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Marriage  1145 to 1149  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]   
    Father  Robert of Caen, Earl of Gloucester | F1737 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Maud FitzHamon | F1737 Group Sheet 

    Hawise de Beaumont

    Birth  1136   
    Death  24 Apr 1197   
    Father  Sir Robert de Beaumont, Earl of Leicester | F1922 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Amice de Montfort | F1922 Group Sheet 

    Mabel of Gloucester


    + Amicia of Gloucester, Countess of Gloucester

    Death  1 Jan 1224/25   
    Spouse  Richard de Clare, Earl of Hertford | F2941 
    Marriage  Abt 1180   

    Isabelle de Clare

    Birth  Before 1176   
    Death  14 Oct 1217   
    Burial    Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John, King of England | F2203 
    Marriage  29 Aug 1189  Marlborough Castle, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Robert FitzWilliam

    Death  1166  Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • The couple had four children, of whom only two daughters had descendants. The title of Count of Gloucester went by marriage to the Clare family. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Editionif, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982).

    2. [S1459] HĂȘte, Thierry le. "An Unstudied Descent from Robert of Caen, Earl of Gloucester" , (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 3, number 2, July 2009).

    3. [S1449] Cokayne, George E. The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the UK, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, volume VII , (London: The St. Catherine Press, 1929).

    4. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941).

    5. [S1460] Norr, Vernon M. Some Early English Pedigrees , (Washington DC: by author, 1968).

    6. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).

    7. [S278] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, (web: