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Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault
Birth: Jun. 24, 1311
Departement du Nord
Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Death: Aug. 14, 1369
Berkshire, England

English Monarch. Queen consort of King Edward III. The daughter of William VI of Hainault and Jean de Valois, she married Edward on January 24, 1328. She often accompanied him on this foreign travels, and Edward was devoted to her. The couple had 13 children, including 5 sons whose rivalry would later set into motion the Wars of the Roses. She was said to be tender-hearted, and interfered little in politics. (bio by: VampireRed) 
Family links: 
   King Edward III (1312 - 1377)
  Edward Plantagenet (1330 - 1376)*
  Isabel Princess of England Coucy (1332 - 1379)*
  Lionel Plantagenet (1338 - 1368)*
  John 1st Duke of Lancaster Plantagenet (1340 - 1399)*
  Edmund of Langley (1341 - 1402)*
  Mary of Waltham (1344 - 1362)*
  Margaret Princess of England (1346 - 1361)*
  Thomas Of Woodstock (1355 - 1397)*
*Calculated relationship
Westminster Abbey
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
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Record added: Feb 01, 2004
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- Cindy (Seifert) Cooper Abelson
 Added: Apr. 7, 2014

- Lizzie Dyer Locke
 Added: Mar. 21, 2014
I think that, of all the Queens of England, you were the best. You were the kindest one, you were the most stable one. May your Spirit soar, joyfully, among the stars of the Universe forever.
- Margie Bizer
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
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