Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Gant, Gilbert de, earl of Lincolnlocked

(c. 1123–1155/6)
  • Paul Dalton


Gant, Gilbert de, earl of Lincoln (c. 1123–1155/6), magnate, lord of Folkingham, Lincolnshire, and Hunmanby, Yorkshire, was the son of Walter de Gant (d. 1139) and Maud, daughter of Stephen, count of Brittany and lord of Richmond. Gant had three brothers, Robert...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

G. E. C. [G. E. Cokayne], , 8 vols. (1887–98); new edn, ed. V. Gibbs & others, 14 vols. in 15 (1910–98); microprint repr. (1982) and (1987)
T. Arnold, ed., , 2 vols., RS, 75 (1882–5); repr. (1965)