Queen Eleanor (of Castile)1

F, #1052024, b. 1240, d. 28 November 1290
Father*King Fernando III 'The Saint' (of Castile And Léon)2,1 b. bt Jul 1201 - Aug 1201, d. 30 May 1252
Mother*Countess Jeanne de Dammartin1 b. c 1216, d. 15 Mar 1279
Relationship22nd great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceRFC052-24

Names and TItles

Titled: Princess of Castile and Leon.1
Variation: Princess Leonor (of Castile And Léon).3
Titled: Countess of Ponthieu.1
Titled: Queen of England (Eleanor).1
     Queen Eleanor (of Castile) was born in 1240 in Castile, Spain.1 She was the daughter of King Fernando III 'The Saint' (of Castile And Léon) and Countess Jeanne de Dammartin.2,1 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) is also recorded born in 1244 of Burgos, Burgos, Spain.3 She married King Edward I "Longshanks" (of England), son of King Henry III (of England) and Queen Eleanor (of Provence), on 18 October 1254 in Burgos, Spain.1,2 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) died on 28 November 1290 in Hardeby (Herby), Nottinghamshire, England, survived by King Edward I "Longshanks" (of England).1 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) is also reported to have died on 29 November 1290 in Herdeby, Lincolnshire, England.3 She was buried on 16 December 1290 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.3,1
     Eleanor's father King Fernando III 'The Saint' (of Castile And Léon) died on 30 May 1252 in Seville, Spain.1 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Eleanor (of England) in 1264.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Joan (of England) in 1265.3 Eleanor's daughter Princess Joan (of England) died in 1265. Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Prince John (of England) on 10 July 1266.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Prince Henry (of England) in 1267/68.3 Eleanor's daughter Princess Juliana or Katherine (of England) died in 1271 in Akko, Hazafon, Israel.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Juliana or Katherine (of England) in 1271.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Joan Plantagenet in 1272.3 Eleanor's son Prince John (of England) died on 1 August 1272.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Prince Alphonso (of England) on 24 November 1273.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Isabel (of England) circa 1274.3 Eleanor's son Prince Henry (of England) died circa 14 October 1274.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Margaret (of England) on 11 September 1275.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Berengaria (of England) in 1276.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Mary (of England) on 11 March 1278.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Alice (of England) on 12 March 1279.3 Eleanor's mother Countess Jeanne de Dammartin died on 15 March 1279 in Abbeville, France.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Elizabeth Plantagenet of England on 7 August 1282.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of King Edward II (of England) on 25 April 1284.1 Eleanor's son Prince Alphonso (of England) died on 19 August 1284.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Beatrice (of England) in 1286.3 Queen Eleanor (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Blanche (of England) in 1290.3

References

     Queen Eleanor (of Castile) has ID 52-24 in Royalty for Commoners.1

Family

King Edward I "Longshanks" (of England) b. 17 June 1239, d. 7 July 1307
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#2)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#2)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged)
English Royalty (#1)
English Royalty (#2)
English Royalty (Indented) (#1)
English Royalty (Indented) (#2)
Last Edited15 Mar 2005

Citations

  1. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.
  2. [S123] The Plantagenet Dynasties, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/plantage.pdf
  3. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  4. [S6] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2001) , Page 236. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants.