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Eleanor Plantagenet
Birth: Oct. 13, 1162
Death: Oct. 31, 1214

Royalty. Daughter of Eleanor of Aquitaine and Henri II. She was married to King Alfonso VIII of Castile in 1170. The marriage was very happy and they had 11 children. Four of her daughters will later become queens. They will sit on the thrones of Castile, Portugal and Aragon. The most famous of the sisters is Blanche, she will be queen of France, like her grandmother Eleanor. She was devastated when her husband died and followed him three weeks later. (bio by: Lutetia) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Plantagenet (1133 - 1189)
   Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine (1123 - 1204)
 
 Spouse:
  Alfonso VIII Borgoña-de Castilla (1155 - 1214)*
 
 Children:
  Berenguela DeCastile Plantagenet (1180 - 1246)*
  Sancho de Castilla y Plantagenet (1181 - 1181)*
  Sancha de Castilla y Plantagenet (1182 - 1184)*
  Urraca Of Castile (1187 - 1220)*
  Blanche de Castile (1188 - 1252)*
  Fernando de Castilla y Plantagenet (1189 - 1211)*
  Mafalda de Castilla y Plantagenet (1191 - 1211)*
  Leonor Castilla Y Plantagenet De Aragona (1202 - 1244)*
  Enrique I Of Castile (1204 - 1217)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marie de Champagne (1145 - 1198)**
  Geoffrey FitzRoy Plantagenet (1152 - 1212)**
  William De Poitiers (1153 - 1156)*
  Henry III Plantagenet (1155 - 1183)*
  Mathilda Plantagenet (1156 - 1189)*
   Richard I (1157 - 1199)*
  Geoffrey II Plantagenet (1158 - 1186)*
  Eleanor Plantagenet (1162 - 1214)
  Joan Plantagenet (1164 - 1199)*
  King John (1167 - 1216)*
  William Longespée (1176 - 1226)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Monasterio de Santa María la Real de las Huelgas
Burgos
Provincia de Burgos
Castilla y León, Spain
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Lutetia
Record added: Apr 14, 2005
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Eleanor Plantagenet
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- Dona Ellis, Gene Venechanos, Dottie Gingerelli
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My 23rd Great Grandmother! You are remembered! ~ xoxo
- Mary Taylor
 Added: Nov. 16, 2014

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