Amicie (Uta) Gael de Gael-Monfort (de Montfort), Countess Of Leicester (1094 - c.1168) MP

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Nicknames: "Amicie de Guader", "Amica de Gael", "Amice of Wayer-Breteuil/", "Amice De Montfort", "Amice Of /Leicester/", "Amice De Uta Waiet", "Amice /de Montfort/", "Amice /de Waiet/", "Amica D' Uta (Gael Waiet) /De Montfort/", "Amicia de Montfort", "(uta) (Waiet)"
Birthplace: Norfolk, England
Death: Died in England
Cause of death: Décédée après 1168
Occupation: Dame, de Norwich, daughter of a Breton intruder the king had forced on the honor after the forfeiture of the Breteuil family in 1119
Managed by: Terry Jackson (Switzer)
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About Amicie (Uta) Gael de Gael-Monfort (de Montfort), Countess Of Leicester

Amice de Gael was heir of her father. She was betrothed in 1120 to Richard, son of Henry I, but he drowned off the coast of France in November and the marriage never took place.

Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester

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Family and children

He married after 1120 Amice de Montfort, daughter of Ralph, senior of Gael or Montfort. They had four children:

Hawise, who married William Fitz Robert, 2nd Earl of Gloucester;

Robert de Beaumont, 3rd Earl of Leicester;

Isabel, who married with:

Simon II of St Liz, 4th Earl of Huntingdon and Northampton;

Gervase Paynel of Dudley.

Margaret, who married Ralph V de Toeni

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Amice de Gael

Erroneously entered as Emma de Breteuil

(See below Amice de Gael's father Raoul recieved Breteuil in 1119 and married Robert de Beaumont "le Bosso")

From Medlands:

http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLISH%20NOBILITY%20MEDIEVAL.htm#RalphGaelNorfolkdiedafter1096

RAOUL de Gaël . He succeeded his brother as Seigneur de Gaël et de Montfort, in Brittany. He received Breteuil in 1119. According to the Complete Peerage, his descendants in the male line continued to hold his estates in Brittany, acquiring Laval and Vitré in the 15th century with the marriage of the heiress of Montmorency-Laval[739]. m ---. The name of Raoul's wife is not known. Raoul & his wife had one child:

i) AMICE de Gaël (-31 Aug [1168 or after]). She is named by Orderic Vitalis, who also names her father and specifies that her marriage was arranged by Henry I King of England after she had been betrothed to his deceased son Richard[740]. Heiress of Breteuil. She is said to have become a nun at Nuneaton after her husband's death[741]. The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Denis records the death "II Kal Sep" of "Amicia comitissa Leecestre"[742]. The necrology of Lyre monastery records the death "31 Aug" of "Robertus comes Leicestriæ, Amicia comitissa"[743]. Betrothed to RICHARD, illegitimate son of HENRY I King of England & his mistress Ansfride --- (before 1101-drowned off Barfleur, Normandy 25 Nov 1120). m (after 25 Nov 1120) ROBERT de Beaumont Earl of Leicester "le Bossu", son of ROBERT de Beaumont-le-Roger Comte de Meulan, & his wife Elisabeth de Vermandois [Capet] (1104-5 Apr 1168, bur [Sainte-Marie de Pré]).

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Amice de Montfort and Richard fitz Roy de Normandie were engaged before 25 November 1120. But Amice married Robert II de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester, son of Robert I de Beaumont-le-Roger, 1st Earl of Leicester and Isabel de Vermandois, after 25 November 1120 in Brittany, France.

See "My Lines"

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/p57.htm#i6995 )

from Compiler: R. B. Stewart, Evans, GA

( http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cousin/html/index.htm ) -------------------- Amice de Gael de Beaumont (1094 - c.1168) Birth: 1094 Norfolk, England Death: circa 1168 (74) Convent of Nuneaton, England mmediate Family: Daughter of Ralph I de Gael, 1st Earl of Norfolk and Emma Amice de Vermandois de Gael

Wife of Robert de Beaumont, 2nd Earl of Leicester
Fiancée of Richard FitzRoy, The King's Son
Mother of Isabel (Elizabeth) de Beaumont; Robert de Beaumont, 3rd Earl of Leicester; Hawise de Beaumont, Countess of Gloucester and Margaret De Beaumont De Toeni
Sister of Raoul de Montfort, Seigneur de Montfort et Gaël and William Gael
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Amice de Gael's Timeline

1094
1094
Norfolk, England
1120
1120
Age 26
Leicestershire, England
1120
Age 26
Leicester, Leicestershire, England
1120
Age 26
Leicester, Leicestershire, England
1120
Age 26
Brittany,,France
1125
1125
Age 31
Leicestershire, England
1168
1168
Age 74
England
1168
Age 74
Leicester Abbey, Leicestershire, England
1929
June 4, 1929
Age 74
June 4, 1929
Age 74