Gilbert de Clare, Eighth Earl of Gloucester and Seventh Earl of Hertford 1291 – 1314

  Gilbert de Clare was born on 10th May 1291, the only son and heir of Gilbert (the Red) de Clare, seventh earl of Gloucester, and Joan of Acre, the daughter of Edward I. He had two elder half sisters by his father’s first marriage: Isabel and Joan (disinherited) as … Continue reading