1217 - 1291 (74 years)
||Eleanor of Provence Berenger |
||20 Jan 1236
||Westminster Abbey, London, England
||24 Jan 1291
||Amesbury Abbey, Wiltshire
||Convent Church, Amesbury
- After King Henry died she tooks the veil at Amesbury.
The Complete Peerage vol.IV,p.320-321,note c.
Was not popular in England, partly because of her arrogance but chiefly because the favors shown by the king to her relatives from abroad were a serious financial drain on the country. In July 1276, two years after Henry's death, she became a nun at Amesbury. Had great influence over her husband and the life-long affection of her eldest son Edward I. (Encyclopedia Americana).
||Glenn Cook Family
||26 Jan 2015 |
||Henry III Plantagenet, King of England, b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England , d. 16 Nov 1272, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England (Age 65 years) |
||14 Jan 1236
||Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England
||14 Jan 1236
|Alt. Marriage |
- Canterbury Cathedral, Kent, England
| ||1. Edward I Longshanks Plantagenet, King of England, b. 17 Jun 1239, Westminster Palace, London, England , d. 7 Jul 1307, Burgh-On-The-Sands, Near Carlisle, Cumberland, England (Age 68 years)|
| ||2. Margaret Plantagenet, b. 29 Sep 1240, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England , d. 26 Feb 1275, Cupar Castle, Fife, Scotland (Age 34 years)|
| ||3. Beatrice Plantagenet, Duchess of Brittany, b. 25 Jun 1242, Bordeaux, Gascony , d. 24 Mar 1275, London, Greater London, England (Age 32 years)|
| ||4. Edmund Crounchback Plantagenet, 1st Earl of Lancaster, b. 16 Jan 1245, London, Greater London, England , d. 5 Jun 1296, Bayonne, Pyr Atlantiques, France (Age 51 years)|
| ||5. Richard Plantagenet, b. Abt 1247, d. Bef 1256 (Age ~ 8 years)|
| ||6. John Plantagenet, b. Abt 1250, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England , d. Bef 1256 (Age ~ 5 years)|
| ||7. William Plantagenet, b. Abt 1252, d. Abt 1256 (Age ~ 4 years)|
| ||8. Catherine (Katherine) a Mute Plantagenet, b. 25 Nov 1253, Westminster Palace, London, England , d. 3 May 1257, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England (Age 3 years)|
| ||9. Henry Plantagenet, b. Abt 1256, d. Abt 1257 (Age ~ 1 years)|
||19 Jun 2013 |
- [S36] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, Dept of Computer Science, University of Hull, England([email protected]), (This work is Copyright b 1994-2002 Brian C Tompsett).