Hugh was captured at the Battle of Boroughbridge in 1322, and was saved from a hanging thanks to the pleas of his wife. She remained there until 1326, when Hugh escaped prison and she was released from Sempringham. She was High Sheriff of Rutland from 1313 to 1319.[2]. Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, 7th Earl of Gloucester, 3rd Lord of Glamorgan, 9th Lord of Clare, was a terrible person, greedy and heartless to the point of psychopathy … so he did very well in the Middle Ages. The Ordinances were repealed at the parliament held in York in May 1322. Sources 2, 1, 4 Attention : Age at Marriage (??-??? Margaret was born about 1282 in Thomond, Ireland. Children (0) PARENTS AND SIBLINGS. She was married on June 30, 1308 in Castle, Badlesmere, Kent, England to Bartholomew de Badlesmere, they had 6 children. (Psychopaths do well for themselves in almost any era, really. Margaret de Clare, Countess of Cornwall, Countess of Gloucester (October 1293 – April 1342), was an English noblewoman, heiress, and the second eldest of the three daughters of Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford and his wife, Joan of Acre, making her a granddaughter of King Edward I of England. Margaret de Clare, the cousin This Margaret was the daughter of Thomas de Clare, lord of Thomond and Juliane Fitzgerald or Fitzmaurice, and was the niece of Gilbert 'the Red' and Margaret de Clare, above, and the first cousin of Margaret de Clare Gaveston. 1 Margaret's father was Thomas De Clare Sir Knight and her mother was Julian FitzMaurice.Her paternal grandparents were Richard De Clare Earl of Gloucester and Maud Lacy Countess of Gloucester; her maternal grandfather was Maurice FitzMaurice Lord of Offaly Fitzgerald and her maternal grandmother is Emmeline De … [23][25][n 6] Margaret was arrested and sent as a prisoner, along with her five children and Bartholomew de Burghersh, to the Tower of London;[14][26] she therefore became the first recorded woman imprisoned in the Tower. Richard de Clare 6th Earl of Gloucester. Between 11 December 1291 and 16 February 1292, Margaret acquired another stepfather when her mother married her third husband, Adam de Cretynges. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999), FHL book 973 D2fp., p. 299 RANDOLPH:11. Thomas was born circa 1245, in Tonbridge Castle,Tonbridge,Kentshire,England. Richardson, Douglas, Everingham, Kimball G. (2004). Marriage: February 1275. [31] Presumably her children were released with her, but a record of the exact dates of their liberation has not been found. Edward II had been deposed in January 1327 and allegedly murdered in September by Mortimer's hired assassins. Margaret de Badlesmere, fourth daughter of Bartholomew de Badlesmere, Knt., 1st Lord Badlesmere, and Margaret de Clare, was born about 1315/16 (aged 22 or 23 in 1338). Gilbert de Clare, Alianor de Clare, Elizabeth de Clare, 1292 - Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, Jeanne de Clare, Jeanne de Clare, Gilbert de Clare, Eléonore de Clare, Elisabeth Isabelle de Clare, Pierre de Gaveston, Pierre de Gaveston, Hugues D'Audley, Hugues D'Audley, Jeanne de Gaveston, Jeanne de Gaveston, Marguerite d'Audley, Marguerite d'Audley, Oct 12 1293 - Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England. 29 Basset of Drayton, FHL microfilm 170063, chart no. She joined the Royal household and in 1316 accompanied the King in his journey from London to York. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 83. Born ca 1250. In October 1321, nine years after his assumption of the office, the queen consort Isabella went on a pilgrimage to the shrine of St. Thomas at Canterbury. Hedwiga (Hathui) of Babenberg is in the 17th generation of the family tree for Margaret de Clare (Ahnentafel #93525). London: Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1904-1993), FHL book 942.43 H2b., vol. [18] This, he had insisted, included the Queen, with the words that "the royal prerogative of the King in the case of refusal of entry should not be assumed to provide a legal right for the Queen, who was merely his wife". Edward's capture of Leeds Castle was the catalyst which led to the Despenser War in the Welsh Marches and the north of England. [22], When King Edward heard of the violent reception his consort was given by Margaret, he was predictably outraged and personally mustered a sizeable force of men "aged between sixteen and sixty", including at least six earls,[23] to join him in a military expedition which he promptly led against Margaret and her garrison at Leeds Castle to avenge the grievous insult delivered to the Queen by one of his subjects. When Isabella refused her request, for reasons unknown, a quarrel ensued and henceforth Margaret became the Queen's enemy. This information is part of by on Genealogy Online. However, Piers Gaveston was executed only six months later, leaving Margaret a widow with a small child. Margaret de Audley (1318-1347) 3. Retrieved 16-11-10, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Margaret_de_Badlesmere,_Baroness_Badlesmere&oldid=994680283, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, 22 October 1333 or 3 January 1334 (disputed), Margery de Badlesmere (1308/1309- 18 October 1363), married before 25 November 1316. [S2511] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-century Colonists: the Descent from the Later Plantagenet Kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III, of Emigrants from England and Wales to the North American Colonies Before 1701 (2nd ed., 1999), Faris, David, (2nd edition. Margaret's brother Gilbert died at the Battle of Bannockburn (1314), and Margaret spent a number of years in debate with her two sisters over the division of the de Clare inheritance. [25] As a result of Margaret's imprisonment, Badlesmere remained firmly aligned with the King's opponents; shortly afterwards he participated in the Earl of Lancaster's rebellion. Her dower rights as Countess of Cornwall were disputed, and so King Edward instead assigned her Oakham Castle and other lands. It is feasible that Margaret's marriage to Badlesmere had been arranged by her brother-in-law, Baron Clifford; Badlesmere having been one of Clifford's retainers during the Scottish Wars. On 28 April 1317 Margaret de Clare wed Hugh de Audley, 1st Earl of Gloucester at Windsor Castle. [40], In 1328, Margaret's seal displayed three shields, consisting of those of each of her parents and a shield impaling the arms of her two dead husbands. She married Piers Gaveston, 1st Earl of Cornwall (1284-1312) October 1307 JL . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. She had a brother and a sister, named Thomas and Maud. 1249–1313. Maud de Lacy Countess of Hertford and Gloucester. Following trial at Canterbury, he was executed at Blean on 14 April 1322.[20]. Microfilm of original published: Baltimore [Mayland]: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1968. Not to be confused with Margaret de Clare, Baroness Badlesmere. 1 Margaret's father was Thomas De Clare and her mother was Julian Fitzmaurice. She married firstly before the year 1303, Gilbert de Umfraville, son of Gilbert de Umfraville, Earl of Angus, and Elizabeth Comyn. 1222–1262. [34] She also received a considerable proportion of her late husband's manors for her dowry. Calendar of the Close Rolls, 1318–1323, p. 604, Friaries- the Minoresses without Aldgate|British History Online. Margaret de Clare. Daughter of Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Gloucester and Joan of Acre Source citations are included at the bottom of the page. Oct 1292 - Caerphilly Castle, Kent, England. Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem, 1st series, Vol. Retrieved 9-11-10, Calendar of the Close Rolls, 1318–1323, p. 627, Calendar of Close Rolls (Edward II, 1323–1327), pp.46, 48, 120, 236. [10] Hugh was married to Margaret's first cousin, Eleanor de Clare, eldest daughter of Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Gloucester and Joan of Acre and also Eleanor was Edward II's niece. Margaret de CLARE was born on April 1, 1287 in Bunratty Castle, County Clare, Ireland, daughter of Thomas de CLARE and Julian FITZMAURICE. Following the death of their brother, Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Hertford, at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314, Margaret and her sisters, Elizabeth and Eleanor de Clare received a share of the inheritance. [2][3] She was jailed on account of having ordered an armed assault on Isabella of France, Queen consort of King Edward II of England. Ralph de Stafford (c1354-1385) 4. p.76]. [S4587] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215 (1964), Adams, Arthur and Weis, Frederick Lewis, (Reprint of the second authorized edition with revision and corrects by Walter Lee Shepard, Jr. published in Baltimore in 1964. Edmund died in 1300 in Ashbridge Abbey. HM George I's 13-Great Grandmother. [15] Once King Edward had gained possession of the castle and the Badlesmere treasure within, the seneschal, Walter Colepepper and 12 of the garrison were hanged from the battlements. [5] Her parents resided in both Ireland and England throughout their marriage;[6] it has never been established where Juliana was residing at the time of Margaret's birth although the date is known. ...gland. Born in 1249 in Berkhamstead. [S2] Paget Heraldic Baronage, Paget, Gerald, (Manuscript, filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1957), chart no. [23] Baron Badlesmere, although supportive of Margaret's conduct, had only managed to despatch some knights from Witney to augment the garrison troops in the defence of Leeds. Children (7) Isabel de Clare. Margaret was born about 1286 in Thomond,Connaught,County Clare,Ireland. 17 Audley, Earl of Gloucester, chart no. Clifford was later killed at the Battle of Bannockburn, where Badlesmere also fought. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 346. Edward would have known beforehand that Baron Badlesmere was with the Contrariants in Oxford and had left Leeds Castle in the hands of the belligerently hostile Baroness Badlesmere; therefore he had given instructions for Isabella to deliberately stop at Leeds aware she would likely be refused admittance. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family. Salt Lake city, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1978), FHL book 973 D2aa, volumes 1-5; FHL microfilm1,036., p. 36 line 28:5. Death of Margaret de Clare, Countess of Gloucester a... Burial of Margaret de Clare, Countess of Gloucester, Joan Gaveston, born 12 January 1312, at York. Sister of Gilbert de Clare, 8th Earl of Gloucester; Eleanor de Clare, Baroness Despenser and Elizabeth de Clare They had one daughter: Hugh and Margaret were among the victims of their brother-in-law, Hugh the younger Despenser. 1272-1303. Gilbert "The Red" 7Th Earl of Hertford de Clare,, Joan 'Of Acre' Princess of England Plantagenet, ...Gloucester & Hertford de Clare,, Alianore de Clare, Elizabeth de Clare, Sir Thomas 2Nd Baron Monthermer de Monthermer,, Edward de Monthermer, Sir Piers 1St Earl of Cornwall de Gaveston,, Hugh Baron Audley 1St Earl of Gloucester de Audley, Amy de Gaveston, Baroness Margaret Audley, Apr 9 1342 - Staffordshire, United Kingdom, Joan of Acre,Gilbert De Clare 7th Earl of Gloucester, Eleanor de Clare, Elizabeth de Clare, Gilbert de Clare 8th Earl of Gloucester, Mary de Monthermer, Joan de Clare, Piers Gaveston 1st Earl of Cornwall, Hugh de Audley 1st Earl of Gloucester, Eleanor de Clare, Elizabeth Lady de Clare, Elizabeth de Clare, Piers de Gaveston, Hugh de Audley, Hugh de Audley, Amy de GAVESTON, Margareth de AUDLEY, Margareth Lady de Audley, Via Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_de_Clare#/media/File:Elenor_de_clare.png Public Domain, John Faber, Sr. after unknown artist. 1325 at Amesbury priory. 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