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Alice de Mowbray (van Gent Aalst)

Also Known As: "Alice de Gand", "Alice de Gaunt"
Birthplace: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)
Death: circa 1176 (51-60)
Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Walter de Gaunt, Earl of Lincoln and Mahaut de Bretagne
Wife of William FitzWalter, of Wells and Claxby; Sir Roger I de Mowbray, of Masham and Ilbert de Lacy, II
Mother of Isabel de Fitzwalter; Nele (Nigel) de Mowbray, II; Robert de Mowbray and N.N. de Mowbray
Sister of Sir William de Lindsay, of Ercildun; Isabel (Elizabeth) de Gaunt; Robert de Gant (Gaunt), lord of Aalst, Folkingham and Bridlington; Earl of Lincoln Gilbert de Gaunt, 1st Earl of Lincoln; Geoffrey de Gaunt and 1 other

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About Alice de Mowbray


Keats-Rohan, K.S.B. Domesday Descendants: A Prosopography of Persons Occurring in English Documents, 1066-1166. The Boydell Press, 2002. p. 538.


Welles: Welles of Welles

Ravemer, Rademer or Ragemer d before 1118

  • 1. Walter a 1118
  • ........A. William FitzWalter of Wells and Claxby d before 1198 m ? de Gant dau of Walter de Gant
  • ................i. Robert FitzWilliam de Welle d before 12.1206 m Maud
  • ................ii. Solomon FitzWilliam
  • ................iii. Isabel or Elizabeth b c1135, a 1212 m Robert FitzHugh of Tatteshall d 1185


William Fitz Walter, Lord of Welle; living circa 1166 and after 1184; married Rohese, daughter of Walter de Gant, Lord of Folkingham and Bridlington by his wife, Maud of Brittany, Lady of Swaledale, and sister of Gilbert de Gant II, Earl of Lincoln; from William and Rohese descend the de Welles family, summoned to Parliament as Barons from 1299, attainted 1474, created Viscount Welles in 1487 and extinct in 1498.


WELLES - Barons WILLIAM, b ca 1155, tenant of SIMON de St. LIZ, Earl of Northampton for 6.5 knights’ fees, d bef 1198, m a sister of Gilbert de Gant, Earl of Lincoln, dau of WALTER de GANT (see under Gant for ancestors) by MAUD, dau of STEPHEN, Count of Brittany (see under Brittany for ancestors).

  • ROBERT de WELLE may have become Daptifer (steward) to Gilbert de Gant and thus have been father oh ROHESE who m SIMON de Kyme, ancestors of the Barons Kyme
  • Solomon
  • Elizabeth, m Robert, son of Hugh de Tateschal


WALTER de GANT, d 1138, m MAUD of BRITTANY (see under Brittany for ancestors)

  • GILBERT, his heir, compelled to m Lady Hawyse Roumare dau of William de Roumare, Earl of Lincoln, became jure uxoris Earl of Lincoln
  • ROBERT, succeeded his brother as heir to property but not the title
  • Geffery
  • ALICE de GANT m ROGER de MOWBRAY (see under Mowbrays for descendants)
  • AGNES, m WILLIAM II de MOHUN, Earl of Somerset, (see under Mohun for descendants)
  • dau, m WILLIAM, ancestor of the Barons WELLES (see under Welles for descendants)

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Alice de Mowbray's Timeline

January 9, 1120
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
Wells, Norfolk, , England
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Axholme, Lincolnshire, , England
Age 55
Norfolk, England