Egidia de Lacy, Lady of Connacht

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Egidia de Lacy, Lady of Connacht

Also Known As: "Gille de Lacy", "Jill", "Gille"
Birthplace: Trim Castle, Meath, Ireland
Death: Ireland
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Daughter of Walter de Lacy, Lord of Meath and Margaret de Braose, Lady of Trim
Wife of Richard Mór de Burgh, 1st Baron of Connaught
Mother of Matilda de Burgh and Walter de Burgh, 1st Earl of Ulster
Sister of Katherine de Lacy; Petronilla de Tosny and Gilbert de Lacy, of Trim and Ludlow

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2. EGIDIA de Lacy (-[22 Feb 1247/5 Nov 1248]). A writ dated [29] Dec "[28?] Hen III" and 7 Mar "27 Hen III" after the death of "Richard de Burgo" assigns dower to "Egidia late the wife of the said Richard" but names no heir[908]. A charter dated 22 Feb 1247 records the homage of "Richard son and heir of Richard de Burgh for all his father´s lands…in Ireland…saving the dower of Egidia, who was Richard´s wife"[909]. Her second marriage is confirmed by a charter dated 8 Oct 1249 which records that "the Dominican friars of London have shown to the king that Egidia, who was the wife of Richard de Burgh senior, received 180 marks in which Richard was bound to Hubert de Burgh late Earl of Kent and which the Earl had left by his will to the friars, and that Richard of Rochester who subsequently married Egidia wasted her chattels" and the order to restore property to the friars[910]. A charter dated 5 Nov 1248 mandates "Peter de Bermingham to cause dower to be assigned to Alice who was the wife of Richard de Burgh…son and heir of Richard de Burgh who died in the king´s service at Bordeaux" and to have dower "of all the lands whereof Egidia, who was the wife of the latter, was endowed"[911]. m firstly RICHARD de Burgh Lord of Connaught, son of WILLIAM de Burgh Lord of Connaught & his wife --- (-Gascony before 17 Feb 1243). m secondly RICHARD de Rochester, son of ---.

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Egidia de Lacy, Lady of Connacht's Timeline

Trim Castle, Meath, Ireland
Age 23
Age 25
Galway, County Galway, Ireland