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Lady Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault
Birth: Jun. 24, 1311
Valenciennes
Departement du Nord
Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Death: Aug. 14, 1369
Windsor
Windsor and Maidenhead Royal Borough
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: Kristen Conrad) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Guillaume d'Avesnes (1286 - 1337)
  Jeanne de Valois (1294 - 1342)
 
 Spouse:
   King Edward III (1312 - 1377)
 
 Children:
  Edward Plantagenet (1330 - 1376)*
  Isabel Plantagenet Coucy (1332 - 1379)*
  Joan Plantagenet (1333 - 1348)*
  Joan Plantagenet (1334 - 1348)*
  William Plantagenet (1337 - 1337)*
  Prince William Of Hatfield (1337 - 1337)*
  Lionel Plantagenet (1338 - 1368)*
  John 1st Duke of Lancaster Plantagenet (1340 - 1399)*
  Edmund of Langley (1341 - 1402)*
  Mary of Waltham (1344 - 1362)*
  Margaret Plantagnet Hastings (1346 - 1361)*
  Thomas Plantagenet (1355 - 1397)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isabeau d'Avesnes de Namur (____ - 1360)*
  Margarete II de Avesnes (1293 - 1356)**
  Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault (1311 - 1369)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kristen Conrad
Record added: Feb 01, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8341702
Lady Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault
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