Amice (Uta) DE GAËL Countess of Leicester, dame de Breteuil
- Born: Abt 1108, Breal-sous-Montfort, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne, France
- Married: After Nov 1120, Brittany, France
- Died: After 1168, Convent of Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England (as a nun)
Another name for Amice was Amice DE MONTFORT.
He [Robert Earl of Leicester] married, after November 1120, Amice, daughter of Ralph, SEIGNEUR OF GAEL AND MONTFORT in Brittany, who was son of Ralph, EARL OF NORFOLK, by Emma, daughter of William FITZOSBERN, 1st Earl of Hereford. By this marriage he acquired a large part of the FitzOsbern inheritance in Normandy and England. He died 5 April 1168, and was probably buried in St. Mary de Pré. Amice survived him, and is said to have entered the convent of Nuneaton. [Complete Peerage VII:527-30, XIV:429, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]
Amice married Robert II DE BEAUMONT-LE-ROGER 2nd Earl of Leicester, son of Robert I DE BEAUMONT-LE-ROGER 1st Earl of Leicester and Isabel (Elizabeth) DE VERMANDOIS, after Nov 1120 in Brittany, France. (Robert II DE BEAUMONT-LE-ROGER 2nd Earl of Leicester was born in 1104 in Pont Audemer, Eure, Normandy, France, died on 5 Apr 1168 in Leicester Castle, Leicestershire, England and was buried in St Mary de Pre Priory, St Albans, Hertfordshire, England.)