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Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester

Also Known As: "Alianore", "Countess of Essex", "Countess of Buckingham Duchess of Glousester Duchess of Aumale"
Birthdate:
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 of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester
Mother of Humphrey Plantagenet, 2nd Earl of Buckingham; Joan of Woodstock; Isabelle Plantagenet, nun; Philippa Plantagenet, of Gloucester and Anne Stafford of Gloucester, Countess of Eu
Sister of Mary de Bohun, Countess of Derby

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About Lady Eleanor de Bohun

"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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Lady Eleanor de Bohun's Timeline

1366
1366
Hereford, Herefordshire, England
1382
April 1382
Age 16
Pleshey, Essex, England
1383
April 30, 1383
Age 17
Pleshey, Essex, England
1384
1384
Age 18
Of, Pleshey, Essex, England
1386
April 23, 1386
Age 20
Pleshey, Essex, England
1389
October 3, 1389
Age 23
Pleshy, Essex, England
1399
October 3, 1399
Age 33
Aldgate, Middlesex, England
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