Eleanor of Aquitaine, Dutchess of Aquitaine

Eleanor of Aquitaine, Dutchess of Aquitaine[1, 2, 3]

Female 1123 - 1204  (81 years)

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  • Born 1123  probably Bordeaux, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Died 31 Mar 1204  Palace of Poitiers, Poitiers, Poitou, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6
    Buried Fontevrault Abbey, Fontevrault, Maine-Et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Eleanor's Tomb
    Eleanor's Tomb
    Person ID I2818  | Boudreau Line, Roy Line
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2019 

    Father William X, Duke of Aquitaine,   b. 1099,   d. 9 Apr 1137, Galicia, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Mother Éléonore de Châtellerault,   b. Abt 1105,   d. After Mar 1130  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married late 1121 
    Family ID F2209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Louis VII "the Young", King of France,   b. 1120,   d. 18 Sep 1180, Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [2
    Married 25 Jul 1137  Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 8
    Eleanor and Louis VII
    Eleanor and Louis VII
    Divorced 21 Mar 1152  [2, 4, 6, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Marie of France, Princess of France,   b. 1145, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1198  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F2208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Henry II "Curt Mantel", King of England (1154-1189),   b. 5 Mar 1132/33, Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1189, Château Chinon, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [2
    Married 18 May 1153  Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. William, Prince of England,   b. 17 Aug 1153, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1156, Wallingford Castle, Wallingford, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     2. Henry "the Young King", Duke of Normandy,   b. 28 Feb 1155, Bermondsey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1183, Château Martel, Touraine, France (not found) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     3. Matilda,   b. 1156, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Danwarderode Castle, Brunswick, Lower Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Richard I "Coeur de Lion", King of England (1189-1199),   b. 8 Sep 1157, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1199  (Age 41 years)
     5. Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany and Earl of Richmond,   b. 23 Sep 1158,   d. 19 Aug 1186, Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     6. Eleanor of England,   b. 13 Oct 1162, Falaise, Normandy, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1214, Burgos, Castile, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     7. Joan,   b. 1165,   d. 1199  (Age 34 years)
    +8. John "Lackland", King of England (1199-1216),   b. 24 Dec 1167, Beaumont Palace, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1216, Newark, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F2204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jul 1137 - Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 May 1153 - Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1204 - Palace of Poitiers, Poitiers, Poitou, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fontevrault Abbey, Fontevrault, Maine-Et-Loire, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Eleanor of Aquitaine
    Eleanor of Aquitaine
    Eleanor of Aquataine in Court
    Eleanor of Aquataine in Court

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

    2. [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).

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

    4. [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).

    5. [S304] Wikipedia.

    6. [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).

    7. [S307] Richardson, Douglas. Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004).

    8. [S1461] Burke, John and John Bernard Burke. The Royal Families of England, Scotland and Wales with their Descendants, Sovereigns and Subjects , (London: E. Churton, 1848).

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

    10. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008).



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