Sir Gilbert Talbot Knight
- Born: 1332, Eccleswall Manor, Herefordshire, England 141
- Marriage: Petronilla Butler in Sep 1352 in Eccleswall, Herefordshire, England 141
- Died: 24 Ar 1387, Roales, España 141
Information about this person:
• Background Information. 141
Gilbert Talbot, Lord Talbot, son and heir, was born about 1332. He served in Gascony with the Prince of Wales and was still there in the King's service, 1 February 1356/7. He was summoned to Parliamen from 14 August 1362 to 8 August 1386. He did homage to Richard II at his Coronation, 16 July 1377, and was about to cross the seas, September following. On 6 June 1380 he had a pardon of outlawry for not appearing to answer John Sewal, citizen and mercer of London, touching a debt of £300. At the time of the Peasants' Revolt in 1381, he was a Commissioner for co. Hereford, 7 July, to array the lieges against the insurgents. He accompanied Edmund of Langley, Earl of Cambridge, on his expedition to Portugal, 1381-82, taking part in the capture of Higuera-la-Real (province of Badajoz); was summoned, 13 June 1385, to be at Newcastle-on-Tyne, 14 July, for service against the Scots; and served from July 1386 in John of Gaunt's unsuccessful expedition to Spain and Portugal, being present at the capture of Vigo and the affair at Noya, and accompanying the Duchess Constance to visit the King of Portugal at Oporto.
Gilbert Talbot married, 1stly, before 8 September 1352, Pernel, daughter of James Butler, 1st Earl of Ormond, by Eleanor, daughter of Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford and 3rd Earl of Essex, Constable of England, by his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Edward I. She was living, 28 May 1365, and is said to have died in 1368.
Gilbert Talbot married, 2ndly, before 16 November 1379, Joan, widow of John Cherleton, Lord Cherleton, feudal Lord of Powis (died 13 July 1374) daughter of Ralph de Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, by Margaret, daughter and heir of Hugh de Audley, Earl of Gloucester. He is said to have died 24 April 1387 of the pestilence at Roales, in Spain, aged about 55. His widow died before 1397.
~Cokayne's Complete Peerage, 2nd Edition, Vol. XIIA, pp. 614-616
Gilbert married Petronilla Butler, daughter of James Butler Earl of Ormond and Alianore de Bohun, in Sep 1352 in Eccleswall, Herefordshire, England.141 (Petronilla Butler was born in 1333 in Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland and died on 23 Apr 1368 in Herford, Herfordshire, England 141.)