Joan “Of The Tower” Plantagenet

Joan “Of The Tower” Plantagenet

Birth
London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Greater London, England
Death 14 Aug 1362 (aged 41)
Hertford, East Hertfordshire District, Hertfordshire, England
Burial London, City of London, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 8890364 · View Source
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Scottish Monarch. Queen consort of David II, King of Scots. Called "Joan (or Joanna) of the Tower", she was the daughter of Edward II and Isabella of France. She married David on July 17, 1328. He was 4, she was 7. They were crowned at Scone on November 24, 1331. She was popular with the people of Scotland, but theirs was a loveless and barren marriage. When her husband was released from his imprisonment, his infidelities prompted Joan's return to England, where she died at Hertford Castle at the age of 41.

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  • Originally Created by: Kristen Conrad
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 8890364
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joan “Of The Tower” Plantagenet (5 Jul 1321–14 Aug 1362), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8890364, citing Grey Friars London, London, City of London, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .