Gilbert Holles, 3rd Earl of Clare
Gilbert Holles, 3rd Earl of Clare (24 April 1633 – 16 January 1689) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1660. He was styled Lord Haughton from 1637 until he succeeded to the title Earl of Clare in 1666.
Holles was the son of John Holles, 2nd Earl of Clare and Elizabeth Vere, daughter of Horace Vere, 1st Baron Vere of Tilbury. He travelled abroad in 1645. In April 1660, he was elected Member of Parliament for Nottinghamshire in the Convention Parliament.
Holles died in 1689 and was buried at Haughton.
- John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1662–1711)
- Lady Elizabeth Holles (c. 1657 – 9 November 1725), married in 1676 Christopher Vane, 1st Baron Barnard
- Lady Mary Holles, married Hugh Boscawen
- Lady Grace Holles (d. 13 September 1700), married on 21 May 1686 Thomas Pelham, 1st Baron Pelham of Laughton
- Hon. William Holles
- Hon. Denzell Holles
- Lady Ann Holles
|Parliament of England|
|Member of Parliament for Nottinghamshire
with William Pierrepont
Sir Gervase Clifton, Bt
|Peerage of England|
|Earl of Clare