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Eleanor DE PROVENCE, Queen consort of England

Female 1223 - 1291  (68 years)


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  • Name Eleanor DE PROVENCE 
    Suffix Queen consort of England 
    Born 1223  Aix-en-Provence Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened Abt 1223 
    Gender Female 
    Birth Abt 1223  Aix-en-Provence Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 25 Jun 1291  Amesbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Death 24 Jul 1291  Amesbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial 11 Sep 1291  Amesbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Abbey of St. Mary and St. Melor 
    • Her heart was taken to London where it was buried at the Franciscan priory.
    Physical Description being beautiful, like her mother, grandmother, and sisters. She was a dark-haired brunette with fine eyes. Eleanor was renowned for her learning, cleverness, and skill at writing poetry, as well as her beauty; she was also known as a leader of fashion, continually importing clothes from France. She often wore parti-coloured cottes (a type of tunic), gold or silver girdles into which a dagger was casually thrust, she favoured red silk damask, and decorations of gilt quatrefoil, and to cover her dark hair she wore jaunty pillbox caps. Eleanor introduced a new type of wimple to England, which was high, "into which the head receded until the face seemed like a flower in an enveloping spathe  [1
    Name Eleanor de Berenger 
    Name Eleanor De Provence 
    Name Eleanor de Provence 
    Name Eleanor of Provence 
    Name Eleonore Berengar 
    _FSFTID 947X-JLS 
    _UID 6E7A8AF6F7B7456FB3A588CD2F712BF93BC4 
    Buried 11 Sep 1291  Amesbury, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Monastery 
    Person ID I38314  Work in progress june2018
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2018 

    Father Ramon Berenguer IV DE BARCELONA, Count of Provence and Forcalquier,   b. 23 Sep 1198, Aix-en-Provence Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1245, Aix-en-Provence Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Beatrice DE SAVOIE, Countess of Provence,   b. 1198, Chambéry, Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1266, Chambery, Savoie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1219  Provence, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Henry III King ENGLAND,   b. 1 Oct 1206, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1236/1237  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F18356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 King Henry III PLANTAGENET, King of England,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1236  Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F19983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Louis DeBourbon CAPET, IX,   b. 25 Apr 1205, Poissy, Yvelines, Ile-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1237, Tunis, Tunisia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F20004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Henry III PLANTAGENET KING OF ENGLAND,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 No 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F20010  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Henry III, King of England,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F20011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 King Henry III KING OF ENGLAND,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F20012  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 7 Henry III King of ENGLAND,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F20013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart