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Eleanor de de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester

Also Known As: "Alianore", "Countess of Essex", "Countess of Buckingham Duchess of Glousester Duchess of Aumale"
Birthplace: Hereford, Herefordshire, England
Death: Died in Aldgate, Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: London, Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford and Joan FitzAlan, Countess of Hereford
Wife of Thomas Plantagenet Prince of England
Mother of Humphrey Plantagenet, 2nd Earl of Buckingham; Anne Stafford of Gloucester, Countess of Eu; Joan of Woodstock; Isabelle Plantagenet, nun and Philippa Plantagenet, of Gloucester
Sister of Mary de Bohun, Countess of Derby

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About Lady Eleanor de Bohum

"Lady Eleanor de Bohun (c. 1366 – 3 October 1399) was the elder daughter and co-heiress with her sister, Mary de Bohun, of their father Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford. Her mother was Lady Joan Fitzalan, daughter of Richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel and his second wife Eleanor of Lancaster."




Citations / Sources:

1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 113. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.

2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 115.

3. [S2] Paget Heraldic Baronage, Paget, Gerald, (Manuscript, filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1957), chart no. 73 Bohun, Earls of Hereford, Essex and Northampton, FHL microfilm 170063.

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Lady Eleanor de Bohum's Timeline

Hereford, Herefordshire, England
Age 6
April 1382
Age 14
Pleshey, Essex, England
April 30, 1383
Age 15
Pleshey, Essex, England
Age 16
Of, Pleshey, Essex, England
March 12, 1385
Age 17
Pleshey, Essex, England
October 3, 1389
Age 21
Pleshy, Essex, England
August 9, 1399
Age 31
October 3, 1399
Age 31
Aldgate, Middlesex, England