Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford

Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford

Female 1282 - 1316  (33 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth  
    Born 7 Aug 1282  Rhuddlan Castle, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9
    Died 5 May 1316  Quendon, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9
    Buried 23 May 1316  Walden Abbey, Saffron Walden, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Siblings 15 siblings 
    Person ID I2880  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Eleanor of Castile,   b. 1240/41, Kingdom of Castile Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1290, Harby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1254  Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John I, Count of Holland, Earl of Holland, Zealand and Lord of Friezeland ,   b. 1284, Netherlands (Holland) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1299, Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)  [3
    Married 8 Jan 1297  Priory of the Holy Trinity, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 9
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F2266  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Humphrey de Bohun VIII, Earl of Hereford and Essex,   b. 1276, Pleshey Castle, Pleshey, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1321, Boroughbridge, York, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [2, 3, 5
    Married 14 Nov 1302  Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 8, 9
    Children 
     1. Margaret de Bohun,   b. Sep 1303, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1306  (Age ~ 2 years)
     2. Humphrey de Bohun,   b. 10 Sep 1304, Knaresborough Castle, Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 8 Nov 1304, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. John de Bohun, Earl of Hereford and Essex,   b. 23 Nov 1305, Pleshey Castle, Pleshey, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1335, Kirkby Thore, Westmorelandshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     4. Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of Hereford and Essex, Lord High Constable,   b. 1307, Lochmaben Castle, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1361, Pleshey Castle, Pleshey, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. Sir Edward de Bohun of Annandale,   b. Abt 1309, Caldicot Castle, Caldicot, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 8 Nov 1334, Annandale, Dumfrieshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    +6. Sir William de Bohun, KG, Earl of Northampton,   b. Abt 1309, Caldicot Castle, Caldicot, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1360  (Age ~ 51 years)
     7. Eleanor de Bohun, Countess of Ormond,   b. Abt 1310,   d. 7 Oct 1363, Vachery Manor, Cranleigh, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
    +8. Margaret de Bohun, Countess of Devon,   b. 3 Apr 1311, Caldecote, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1391  (Age 80 years)
     9. Eneas de Bohun,   b. Abt 1313,   d. 29 Sep 1331, Kimbolton Castle, Kimbolton, Cambrdgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)
     10. Isabella de Bohun,   b. 5 May 1316, Quendon, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1316 to 30 May 1316, Quendon, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F2265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Aug 1282 - Rhuddlan Castle, Rhuddlan, Denbighshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Jan 1297 - Priory of the Holy Trinity, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Nov 1302 - Westminster Abbey, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1316 - Quendon, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 May 1316 - Walden Abbey, Saffron Walden, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford
    Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford
    Engraving by Henry Colburn, based on her seal as countess of Holland. Originally published in Green (1851)

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

    2. [S1876] Reading, Michael Andrews. "The Will of Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of Hereford & Essex, 1319", (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 6, 2014).

    3. [S1875] Verity, Brad. "The Children of Elizabeth, Countess of Hereford, Daughter of Edward I of England", (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, volume 6, 2014), Secondary Source.

    4. [S1922] Verity, Brad. "Descendants to the Third Generation of Eleanor, Countess of Ormond (c.1310-1363)", (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Volume 8, 2016).

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

    7. [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.

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

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



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