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Anne of Bohemia, Queen consort of England

Anne of Bohemia, Queen consort of England[1, 2]

Female 1366 - 1394  (28 years)

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  • Name Anne of Bohemia 
    • A "little scrap of humanity." [3]
    Arms of Anne of Bohemia
    Arms of Anne of Bohemia
    Quarterly 1st and 4th or, an eagle displayed sable, armed and langed gules; 2nd and 3rd gules, a lion rampant, queue fourchee, argent, crowned or. She impaled these arms with the shield of Richard II, upon which the arms of the Confessor were marshalled per pale with France and England; consequently the complete shield would be "per pale of three".
    Suffix Queen consort of England 
    Born 11 May 1366  Prague, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    House Luxembourg 
    Died 7 Aug 1394  Sheen Palace, Richmond, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Bubonic plague (Yersinia pestis) 
    Buried Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12333  Dickinson
    Last Modified 28 May 2018 

    Father Karl IV of Bohemia, HRE,   b. 14 May 1316, Prague, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1378, Prague, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Blanche de Valois,   d. 1 Aug 1348, Prague, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married May 1329  Prague, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard II, King of England,   b. 6 Jan 1367, Bordeaux, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca. Feb 1400, Pontefract Castle, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married Jan 1382  Westminster Palace, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • No issue.
    Last Modified 28 May 2018 
    Family ID F3493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1366 - Prague, Czech Republic Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jan 1382 - Westminster Palace, Westminster, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Bubonic plague (Yersinia pestis) - 7 Aug 1394 - Sheen Palace, Richmond, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/BOHEMIA.htm#Annadied1394.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Anne of Bohemia" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_of_Bohemia.

    3. [S23] The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2012), 456.

    4. [S336429] Britain's Royal Families: A Complete Genealogy, Alison Weir, (London: Vintage Books, 2008), 118.

    5. [S23] The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2012), 474.