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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 III "The Good", Count 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:
   Edward III (1312 - 1377)
 
 Children:
  Edward Plantagenet (1330 - 1376)*
  Isabel Plantagenet Coucy (1332 - 1379)*
  Joan Plantagenet (1334 - 1348)*
  Prince William Of Hatfield (1337 - 1337)*
  Lionel Plantagenet (1338 - 1368)*
  John Gaunt (1340 - 1399)*
  Edmund of Langley (1341 - 1402)*
  Blanche de la Tour (1342 - 1342)*
  Mary de Waltham (1344 - 1362)*
  Margaret Plantagenet Hastings (1346 - 1361)*
  William de Windsor (1348 - 1348)*
  Thomas Plantagenet (1355 - 1397)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isabeau d'Avesnes de Namur (____ - 1360)*
  Jeanne de Hainaut (1311 - 1374)*
  Margarete II de Avesnes (1311 - 1356)*
  Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault (1311 - 1369)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
Plot: south side of the Confessor's chapel
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kristen Conrad
Record added: Feb 01, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8341702
Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault
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In loving memory of my many great~grandmother Quenn Philippa!
- Trudy
 Added: Jun. 24, 2016
Your 20th great-grandson
- James Futral
 Added: Jun. 22, 2016

- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jun. 19, 2016
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