Brother of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. Soldier. When wounded in combat at the siege of Grancy, Gerard resolved to become a monk. Benedictine Cistercian monk at Citeaux. Worked with Saint Bernard at Clairvaux, and became his closest confidant. Cellarer.
- 1138 of natural causes
- “Blessed Gerard of Clairvaux“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 July 2013. Web. 27 December 2014. <>