Eleanor de Clare was born 3 October 1292 in Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom to Gilbert de Clare, 7th Earl of Gloucester (1243-1295) and Joan of Acre (1272-1307) and died 30 June 1337 of unspecified causes. She married Hugh le Despenser, 1st Baron le Despenser (c1286-1326) May 1306 JL in Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. She married William de Mortimer (c1280-1336) 1329 JL . Notable ancestors include William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Israel, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Portugal, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Hugh le Despenser, 1st Baron le Despenser and Eleanor de Clare (1292-1337)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Hugh le Despenser, 2nd Baron le Despencer (c1308-1349) 1308 Stoke Orchard, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom 8 February 1349 Elizabeth Montagu (-1359)

Gilbert le Despenser (c1309-1381)
Edward le Despenser (c1310-1342) 1310 30 September 1342 Morlaix, France Anne de Ferrers (-1367)

Isabel le Despenser (1312-c1371) 1312 Stoke, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom 11 January 1371 Arundel, Essex, England, United Kingdom Richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel (c1313-1376)

Elizabeth le Despenser (c1325-1389) 1325 13 July 1389 Maurice de Berkeley, 4th Lord Berkeley (c1330-1368)

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