Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster

Is your surname of Lancaster?

Research the of Lancaster family

Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster

Also Known As: "Matilda"
Birthplace: Lancaster, Lancastershire, England
Death: Died in Campsey Abbey, Suffolk, England
Place of Burial: Abbey of the Poor Clares, Bruisyard, Suffolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Plantagenet, 3rd Earl of Leicester and Lancaster and Maud de Chaworth
Wife of Sir Ralph de Ufford, Justiciar of Ireland and William "Donn" de Burgh, 3rd Earl of Ulster
Mother of Maud de Ufford; Elizabeth de Burgh, 4th Countess of Ulster and John Burgh
Sister of Blanche Plantagenet; Henry of Grosmont, 1st Duke of Lancaster; Isabel Plantagenet; Eleanor of Lancaster, Countess of Arundel and Warenne; Joan of Lancaster, Baroness de Mowbray and 3 others
Half sister of 20thGreatGrandma Mowbray

Managed by: Ofir Friedman
Last Updated:

About Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster

another possible burial place

Campsey Priory, Suffolk, England


"Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster (c. 1310 – 5 May 1377) was an English noblewoman and the wife of William Donn de Burgh, 3rd Earl of Ulster. She was the mother of Elizabeth de Burgh, suo jure Countess of Ulster. Her second husband was Sir Ralph de Ufford, Justiciar of Ireland. After her second husband's death, Maud became a canoness at the Augustine Abbey of Campsey in Suffolk."




Citations / Sources:

[S4] #11232 The Genealogist (1980-), Association for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, (New York: Organization for the Promotion of Scholarship in Genealogy, 1980-), FHL book 929.105 G286n., vol. 24 no. 1 p. 113.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 76-77.

[S17] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 30 p. 10.

[S23] Magna Carta Ancestry: A study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Richardson, Douglas, (Kimball G. Everingham, editor. 2nd edition, 2011), vol. 1 p. 359,362; vol. 2 p. 521.

[S26] #374 The Lineage and Ancestry of H. R. H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (1977), Paget, Gerald, (2 volumes. Baltimore: Geneal. Pub., 1977), FHL book Q 942 D22pg., vol. 1 p. 17.

[S27] #849 Burke's Guide to the Royal Family (1973), (London: Burke's Peerage, c1973), FHl book 942 D22bgr., p. 196-197.

[S29] #798 The Wallop Family and Their Ancestry, Watney, Vernon James, (4 volumes. Oxford: John Johnson, 1928), FHL book Q 929.242 W159w; FHL microfilm 1696491 items 6-9., vol. 1 p. 155.

[S34] #4712 Some Early English Pedigrees: Combined from Most Available Sources 1958-1968, Norr, Vernon M., (Arlington, Va.: [s.n.], 1968), FHL book 942 D2no; FHL microfilm 897,045 item 2., p. 82.

[S45] #673 The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (1846-), (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1846-), FHL book 974 B2ne; CD-ROM No 33 Parts 1-9; See FHL catalog for microfilm numbers., vol. 154, p. 222.

[S49] #2058 The American Genealogist (1932-1965), Jacobus, Donald Lines, (32 volumes in 11. New Haven: D. L. Jacobus, 1932-1965), FHL book 973 B2aga, D25aga., vol. 25, p. 24.

[S51] #1325 Ogle and Bothal; or, A history of the baronies of Ogle, Bothal, and Hepple, and of the families of Ogle and Bertram, Ogle, Henry A., (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England : Reid, 1902), 929.242 Og5o., p. 298a.

[S55] Journal of British Studies, (The University of Chicago Press), FHL Book 942 H25j., "Edward III and His Family", vol. 26 no. 4 p. 398.

[S60] Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, (Periodical. Chobham, Surrey, England: Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2005- Published twice yearly.), vol. 1 no. 5 2005 p. 310.

[S73] #765 The Hundred of Launditch and Deanery of Brisley in the County of Norfolk: Evidences and Topographical Notes from Public Records, Heralds Visitations, Wills, Court Rolls (1877-1879), Carthew, George Alfred, (3 volumes. Norwich: [s.n.], 1877-79 (Norwich: Miller and Leavins)), FHL book 942.61 H2c; FHL microfilm 990,425 item 1., vol. 1 p. 85.

[S129] #750 The Topographer and Genealogist (1846-1858), Nichols, John Gough, (Collectanea Topographica & Genealogica, vol. 1-8, 1834-1843 3 volumes. London: J.B. Nichols, 1846-1858), FHL book 942 B2cta., vol. 2 p. 272.

[S191] #668 A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall (1867-1872), Polsue, J, (4 volumes. Truro: William Lake, 1867-1872), FHL book 942.37 H2p; FHL microfilm 1,145,949 items 9-12., vol. 1 p. 24a.

[S200] #687 The Dormant and Extinct Baronage of England, or, an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Lives, Public Employments, and Most Memorable Actions of the English Nobility Who Have Flourished from the Norman Conquest to the Year 1806 (1807-1837), Banks, Thomas Christopher, (4 volumes. London: J. White, 1807-1837), FHL book 942 D22ban., vol. 1 p. 65.

[S673] #1079 A History of Monmouthshire from the Coming of the Normans into Wales down to the Present Time (1904-1993), Bradney, Sir Joseph Alfred, (Publications of the South Wales Record Society, number 8. Five volumes in 13. London: Mitchell, Hughes and Clarke, 1904-1993), FHL book 942.43 H2b., vol. 1 p. 5; vol. 3 p. 8.

view all 33

Maud of Lancaster, Countess of Ulster's Timeline

Lancaster, Lancastershire, England
May 1, 1327
Age 17
Papal Dispensation
July 6, 1332
Age 22
Carrickfergus, Ulster, Ireland
Age 30
Age 35
Ufford, Suffolk, UK
May 5, 1377
Age 67
Campsey Abbey, Suffolk, England
December 12, 1893
Age 67
December 12, 1893
Age 67
December 12, 1893
Age 67
May 19, 1896
Age 67