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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Eleanor of England, Queen consort of Castile

Female 1161 - 1214  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Eleanor of England 
    Suffix Queen consort of Castile 
    Born Sep 1161  Domfront Castle, Domfront, Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 31 Oct 1214  Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10835  Dickinson
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2017 

    Father Henry II, King of England,   b. 5 Mar 1133, Palais de Comtes du Maine, Le Mans, Sarthe, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1189, Chinon Castle, Chinon, Indre-et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eleanor d'Aquitaine, Duchess of Aquitaine,   b. Abt 1124, Château de Belin, Guienne, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1204, Fontevraud Abbey, Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 18 May 1152  Poitiers Cathedral, Poitiers, Poitou-Charentes, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Family ID F2977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alfonso VIII de Castilla, King of Castile, King of Toledo,   b. 11 Nov 1155, Soria, Castile and León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1214, Gutierre-Muñoz, Ávila, Castile and León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 1177  Cathedral of Saint Mary of Burgos, Castile and León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Berenguela de Castilla, Queen regnant of Castile, Queen consort of León ,   b. Abt 1179, Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1246, Las Huelgas, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)  [Birth]
     2. Sancho de Castilla,   b. 5 Apr 1181, Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1181  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     3. Enrique de Castilla,   b. 1182,   d. Before Jan 1184  (Age 1 years)  [Birth]
     4. Sancha de Castilla,   b. Mar 1182,   d. ca. 1185  (Age ~ 2 years)  [Birth]
     5. Fernando de Castilla,   b. ca. 1184  [Birth]
     6. Sancho de Castilla,   b. ca. 1184,   d. 1199  (Age ~ 15 years)  [Birth]
     7. Urraca de Castilla,   b. ca. 1186,   d. 3 Nov 1220, Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Blanca de Castilla, Queen consort of France,   b. 4 Mar 1188, Palencia, Castile Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1252, Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     9. Fernando de Castilla,   b. 29 Nov 1189, Cuenca Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 121, Madrid, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     10. Mafalda de Castilla,   b. 1191,   d. 1204, Salamanca, Castile and Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)  [Birth]
     11. Constanza de Castilla,   b. ca. 1195,   d. 1243  (Age ~ 48 years)  [Birth]
    +12. Leonor de Castilla, Queen consort of Aragón,   b. ca. 1202,   d. 1244, Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)  [Birth]
     13. Enrique I de Castilla, King of Castile,   b. 14 Apr 1204, Valladolid, Valladolid, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1217, Palencia, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F3113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 1161 - Domfront Castle, Domfront, Normandie, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1177 - Cathedral of Saint Mary of Burgos, Castile and León, Spain Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Oct 1214 - Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336465] Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life, Alison Weir, (New York: Ballantine iBook, 2008), 262.

    2. [S436] Chroniques des Églises d'Anjou, Marchegay & Mabille, eds., (Paris: 1869).
      Chronicæ Sanct Albini Andegavensis

    3. [S23] The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2012), 30.

    4. [S336465] Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life, Alison Weir, (New York: Ballantine iBook, 2008), 127.

    5. [S336465] Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Life, Alison Weir, (New York: Ballantine iBook, 2008).