Isabel de Clare, daughter of Strongbow and Aoife married William Marshall

Ferns Walls Project Medieval Power Couple

Ferns Walls Project – Medieval Power Couple.

Ferns Walls Project – Medieval Power Couple.

Isabel de Clare, daughter of Strongbow and Aoife married William Marshall – Medieval Power Couple.

Strongbow was the 1st earl of Pembroke and regarded as the greatest knight that ever lived.

Isabel de Clare, daughter of Strongbow and Aoife married William Marshall

 

Medieval Power Couple
Isabel de Clare, daughter of Strongbow and Aoife married William Marshall. The 1st earl of Pembroke and regarded as the greatest knight that ever lived. Williams marriage to Isobel elevated him from the status of a landless knight into one of the richest men in the kingdom. Their marriage was happy, despite the vast age difference between them. William Marshall and Isobel produced a total of five sons and five daughters.

Now and again a project comes along that creatively ticks all the boxes. A massive, massive thanks to Wexford County Council for an amazing commission and also the brilliant @the walls project crew for all their assistance and support.