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Lady Eleanor de Bohun of Woodstock
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Birth: 1366
Hereford
Herefordshire Unitary Authority
Herefordshire, England
Death: Oct. 3, 1399
London
City of London
Greater London, England

Eleanor de Bohun was the elder daughter and co-heiress with her sister Mary de Bohun, of their father Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford.

Her mother was Joan Fitzalan, daughter of Richard Fitzalan, 10th Earl of Arundel and his second wife Eleanor of Lancaster.

In 1376 she was married to Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester. Thomas was the youngest son of Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault.

They had five children:
1. Humphrey Plantagenet, 2nd Earl of Buckingham (c. 1381 - 2 September 1399)
2. Anne Plantagenet (c. 1383 - 1438) married to Thomas Stafford, 3rd Earl of Stafford, Edmund Stafford, 5th Earl of Stafford and William Bourchier
3. Joan Plantagenet (1384 - 16 August 1400) married to Gilbert Talbot, 5th Baron Talbot (1383-1419). Died in childbirth.
4. Isabelle Plantagenet (12 March 1385/1386 - April 1402)
5. Philippa Plantagent (c. 1388) Died young)

Eleanor de Bohun was invested as a Lady Companion, Order of the Garter in 1384. She was a nun after 1397 at Barking Abbey.






 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Humphrey de Bohun (1341 - 1373)
  Joan FitzAlan de Bohun (1347 - 1419)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Plantagenet (1355 - 1397)*
 
 Children:
  Humphrey of Buckingham (1381 - 1399)*
  Anne Plantagenet Stafford Bourchier (1383 - 1438)*
  Joan of Woodstock (1384 - 1400)*
 
 Sibling:
  Eleanor de Bohun of Woodstock (1366 - 1399)
  Mary de Bohun Plantagenet (1369 - 1394)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
 
Created by: Me2u
Record added: Mar 22, 2009
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Lady Eleanor <i>de Bohun</i> of Woodstock
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- Celtic❈Rože
 Added: Feb. 12, 2017
RIP, Lady Eleanor
- Brenda
 Added: Dec. 17, 2016
For my 16th Great Grandmother. Peace.
- Bonnie Schermer
 Added: Nov. 26, 2016
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