Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester

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Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester

Nicknames: "Alianore"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hereford, Herefordshire, England
Death: Died in Aldgate, Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: Westmister Abbey, London, Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford and Joan FitzAlan, Countess of Hereford
Wife of Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester
Mother of Humphrey Plantagenet, 2nd Earl of Buckingham; Anne of Gloucester, Countess of Eu; Joan of Woodstock; Isabelle Plantagenet, nin and Philippa Plantagenet, of Gloucester
Sister of Mary de Bohun, Countess of Derby

Occupation: Coutess of Essex and Buckingham, Duchess of Glouceser and Aumale
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About Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester

"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."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_de_Bohun

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35078837

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I1&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I256&tree=Nixon

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I2530&tree=PagetHeraldicBaronag

http://www.thepeerage.com/p10199.htm

http://www.westminster-abbey.org/our-history/people/eleanor-de-bohun

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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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Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester's Timeline

1368
1368
Hereford, Herefordshire, England
1374
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Age 6
1382
April 1382
Age 14
Pleshey, Essex, England
1383
April 30, 1383
Age 15
Pleshey, Essex, England
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1384
Age 16
Of, Pleshey, Essex, England
1385
March 12, 1385
Age 17
Pleshey, Essex, England
1389
October 3, 1389
Age 21
Pleshy, Essex, England
1399
October 3, 1399
Age 31
Aldgate, Middlesex, England
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