Alianore Holland (Countess of Salisbury), Countess of March, Baroness Cherleton (1373 - 1405) MP

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Birthplace: Upholland, Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Berkshire, England
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About Alianore Holland (Countess of Salisbury), Countess of March, Baroness Cherleton

ALIANORE HOLLAND HAD A SISTER ELEANOR HOLLAND, WHO SHARED HER NAME. It is probable that at the time of Eleanor's birth, Alianore was not expected to live, which was why her sister was given the name of Eleanor.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alianore_Holland,_Countess_of_March

"Lady Alianore Holland, Countess of March (1373 – October 1405) was an English noblewoman, and the wife of Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March the heir presumptive of her half-uncle King Richard II of England, and Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. She was the mother of Anne Mortimer, and Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March. Through Anne, Lady Alianore was the great-grandmother of Yorkist kings, Edward IV and Richard III. She held the post of Governess to Queen consort Isabella of Valois."

References

1.^ Antonia Fraser, The Wives of Henry VIII, p.443. Fraser explains that in the Middle Ages, a newborn baby was sometimes given the name of an older sibling of the same sex who had either died or was expected to die.

2.^ Thomas b. Costain, The Last The Plantagenets, p.180

3.^ Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands, Earls of Kent 1352-1408 (Holand)

4.^ Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands, Earls of March 1328-1435 (Mortimer)

5.^ Thomas B. Costain, The Last Plantagenets, p.213

6.^ [ www.thePeerage.com/p.10691.htm#106903 ]

1.Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands, Earls of Kent 1352-1408 (Holand)

2.Charles Cawley, Medieval Lands, Earls of March 1328-1425 (Mortimer)

3.Thomas B. Costain,The Last Plantagenets, published by Popular Library, New York, 1962, originally published by Doubleday and Co., Inc.

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http://genealogy.damon-family.org/p6361.htm

http://www.gtwestmoreland.org/surnames/p76.htm#i29778

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Alianore (the elder) Holland, Countess of March, Baroness Cherleton's Timeline

1373
1373
Upholland, Lancashire, England
1387
1387
Age 14
New Forest, West, Meath, Ireland
1388
October 7, 1388
Age 15
December 27, 1388
Age 16
New Forest, West, Meath, Ireland
1391
November 6, 1391
Age 18
New Forest, West, Meath, Ireland
1395
1395
Age 22
Enfield, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
1398
1398
Age 25
Salisbury, Wiltshire, , England
1399
May 23, 1399
Age 26
June 19, 1399
Age 26
England, United Kingdom
1400
1400
Age 27
Apley, Lincolnshire, England