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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 de Coucy (1332 - 1379)*
  Joan Plantagenet (1334 - 1348)*
  Prince William Of Hatfield (1337 - 1337)*
  Lionel Plantagenet (1338 - 1368)*
   John of Gaunt (1340 - 1399)*
  Edmund of Langley (1341 - 1402)*
  Blanche de la Tour (1342 - 1342)*
  Mary de Waltham (1344 - 1362)*
  Princess Margaret Plantagenet Hastings (1346 - 1361)*
  William de Windsor (1348 - 1348)*
  Prince Thomas Woodstock Plantagenet (1355 - 1397)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isabeau d'Avesnes de Namur (____ - 1360)*
  Philippa d'Avesnes of Hainault (1311 - 1369)
  Jeanne de Hainaut (1311 - 1374)*
  Margarete II de Avesnes (1311 - 1356)*
 
*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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