Eleanor of Castile

Eleanor of Castile

Female 1241 - 1290  (49 years)

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  • Name Eleanor of Castile  
    Born 1240/41  Kingdom of Castile Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6
    Died 29 Nov 1290  Harby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10
    Buried Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Person ID I2812  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2020 

    Father Saint Ferdinand III, King of Castile and Léon,   b. Jul or Aug 1201, Kingdom of Castile Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1253, Seville, Andalusia, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Jeanne de Dammartin, Countess of Ponthieu,   b. 1208 to 1220,   d. 16 Mar 1279, Abbeville, Somme, Hauts-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1237  Burgos, Castile, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2199  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward I "Longshanks", King of England ,   b. 17 Jun 1239, Westminster Palace, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1307, Burgh-by-Sands, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Married 18 Oct 1254  Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Children 
     1. Princess Eleanor,   b. 17 Jun 1264, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1297, Ghent, Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     2. Joan,   b. 1265,   d. 1265  (Age 0 years)
     3. John,   b. 10 Jul 1266, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1271, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     4. Henry,   b. 13 Jul 1267, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1274, Merton, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     5. Julian,   b. 1271, Acre, Holy Land Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1271, Holy Land Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. Joan Plantagenent, Countess of Gloucester and Hertford,   b. 1272, Acre, Holy Land Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1307, Clare, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. Alfonso, Earl of Chester,   b. 24 Nov 1273, Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1284, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     8. Margaret, Princess of England,   b. 11 Sep 1275, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1318, Brussels, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     9. Berengaria,   b. 1279, Kennington Place, Kennington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1279  (Age 0 years)
     10. Mary, a nun,   b. 11 Mar 1278, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 08 Jul 1332, Amesbury Abbey, Amesbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     11. Isabella,   b. 12 Mar 1279, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Apr 1279  (Age 0 years)
     12. Alice,   b. 12 Mar 1279, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1291  (Age 11 years)
    +13. Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford,   b. 7 Aug 1282, Rhuddlan Castle, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1316, Quendon, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    +14. Edward II, King of England,   b. 25 Apr 1284, Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1327, Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     15. Beatrice
     16. Blanche
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death: Weis (1982) states she died in Grantham, England. [5]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1240/41 - Kingdom of Castile Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Oct 1254 - Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Nov 1290 - Harby, Nottinghamshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Westminster Abbey, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Eleanor of Castile
    Eleanor of Castile

  • Sources 
    1. [S2002] ------------- Secondary Sources -------------.

    2. [S1472] Stone, Don C. and Charles R Owens. "[Eirene?], First wife of Emperor Isaakios II Angelos, is Probable Tornikina and Gateway to Antiquity" , (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation of Medieval Genealogy, volume 3, number 5, January 2011), Secondary Source.

    3. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002), Secondary Source.

    4. [S1453] Verity, Brad. "Love Matches and Contracted Misery: Thomas of Botherton and His Daughters (Part 1)" , (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 2, number 2, July 2006), Secondary Source.

    5. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982), Secondary Source.

    6. [S304] Wikipedia, Secondary Source.
      Joan, Countess of Ponthieu

    7. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    8. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941), Tertiary Source.

    9. [S1452] Moriarty, G. Andrews. "The Plantagenet Descent from the Cid" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CXVII, April 1963), Secondary Source.

    10. [S64] Langston, Aileen Lewers and J. Orton Buck Jr. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume II, (Cottonport, Louisiana:Order of the Crown of Charlemagne , 1974 ), Tertiary Source.

    11. [S309] Fraser, Antonia. The Lives of the Kings & Queens of England, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975), Secondary Source.

    12. [S278] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, (web: http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/royal/catalog.html), Tertiary Source.

    13. [S310] Moriarty, G. Andrews. The Descent of the Plantagenet Kings from the Holy Roman Emperors, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CI, January 1947), Secondary Source.



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