arrow arrow arrow arrow
Richard de Clare 2nd Earl of Gloucester
Maud de Lacy
(Abt 1223-Bef 1288)
Maurice Fitz Gerald Lord of Offaly, Judiciar of Ireland
(Abt 1238-1286)
Matilda de Prendergast
Sir Thomas de Clare Knight, 3rd Lord of Thomond
(Abt 1245-1287)
Juliane Fitz Maurice
(Abt 1262-Bef 1300)
Margaret de Clare


Family Links

Bartholomew de Badlesmere 1st Lord of Badlesmere

Margaret de Clare

  • Born: Gloucestershire, England
  • Marriage: Bartholomew de Badlesmere 1st Lord of Badlesmere before 30 Jun 1308 in Kent, England 141,160,530
  • Died: Late 1333, England 141

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 54:32, Margaret de Clare married 1st, Gilbert d'Umfraville, son of Gilbert d'Umfraville, and married a 2nd time to Bartholomew de Badlesmere. Margaret de Clare was heiress to her nephew Thomas de Clare, son of Richard de Clare. She was the sister of Richard, 2nd son and Thomas, 1st son. 160

Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. III, p. 132, Margaret de Clare, daughter of Thomas de Clare and Julianne Fitz Maurice, married as her second husband, Lord Bartholomew de Badlesmere, who was hung in 1332. 530

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 821
Margaret de Clare, born about 1286 since she was aged forty in March 1326/7. She married, as her first husband, Gilbert de umfreville, son and heir apparent of Gilbert de Umfreville. Her second husband from Bartholomew de Badlesmere, Knight, of Badlesmere and Snodhurst, Kent, Lacheley, Lindsell, Little Stanbridge and Thaxted, Essex, etc.

~ Richardson's Magna Carta Ancestry, p. 35

• Background Information. 141
Bartholomew de Badlesmere married, sometime before 30 Jun 1308, Margaret, widow of Gilbert de Umfreville, aunt and coheir of Thomas de Clare, Steward of the Forest of Essex, daughter of Thomas de Clare (a younger son of Richard de Clare, Earl of Gloucester and Hertford), by Julian (not Amy), daughter of Sir Maurice Fitz Maurice, Lord Justice of Ireland. As mentioned above, Bartholomew died in 1322. His widow Margaret was notorious for having refused the Queen admission to the Royal Castle of Leeds in the summer of 1321, was besieged therein by Edward II, and being captured with the Castle on 11 Nov following, was imprisoned in the Tower of London. She was released 3 Nov 1322, and after staying some time at the Minorites without Aldgate, at the King's charge (2s. a day), had leave to go to her friends, 1 Jul 1324. Margaret, aged 40 in Mar. 1326/7, had dower on lands at Castlecombe, Wiltshire, &c., and died in late 1333.

~ Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, (Badlesmere), pp. 371-372

Margaret married Bartholomew de Badlesmere 1st Lord of Badlesmere, son of Sir Guncelin de Badlesmere Knight and Joan Fitz Bernard, before 30 Jun 1308 in Kent, England 141,160.,530 (Bartholomew de Badlesmere 1st Lord of Badlesmere was born in 1275 in Chilham Castle, Kent, England 160 and died on 14 Apr 1322 in Canterbury, England 141,160.)

My New Mexico Roots & Native Roots - My New Mexico Roots - My link to the New England Pilgrim settlers & their link to a Web of English Ancestors
© Nancy López

Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Page was Updated 25 May 2009