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Gilbert I de Gant

Male Abt 1034 - Abt 1095  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name Gilbert I de Gant  [1
    Born Abt 1034  of Folkingham, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth 1040  Ghent, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Abt 1095  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Buried Bardney Abbey, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Person ID I5732  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Ralph de Gand,   d. Between 1052 and 1056 
    Mother Gisela of Luxembourg,   d. Aft 1058 
    Family ID F2202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice de Montfort 
    Children 
     1. Walter de Gant,   b. of Folkingham, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1139, Bardney Abbey, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Emma de Gant,   d. Aft 1140
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F6455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Gilbert de Ghent; Gilbert de Gaunt.

      "He probably arrived in England in 1066. He was a commander in York in 1068, and was taken prisoner there by the Danes in 1069. He was a tenant-in-chief and one of the largest landholders in Lincolnshire in 1086." [Royal Ancestry]

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.

    2. [S49] Genealogics, by Leo Van de Pas.

    3. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013., place only.

    4. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.

    5. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700, by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    6. [S1210] Raymond W. Phair, "Who were the Parents of Gilbert de Gant?".