Elizabeth Plantagenet (1282–1316)

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Elizabeth Plantagenet (1282–1316)

Duchess of Hereford and Essex. Name variations: Elizabeth Bohun. Born Aug 1282 in Rhuddlan Castle, Caernarvon, Gwynedd, Wales; died May 5, 1316, in England; dau. of Edward I Longshanks, king of England (r. 1272–1307), and Eleanor of Castile (1241–1290); m. John I, count of Holland and Zeeland, Jan 18, 1297 (died 1299); m. Humphrey Bohun (1276–1322), 4th earl of Hereford, 3rd of Essex, Nov 14, 1320; children: (2nd m.) 10, including John (1306–1335), 5th earl of Hereford, 4th of Essex; Humphrey (c. 1309–1361), 6th earl of Hereford; Edward; William (c. 1312–1360), 1st earl of Northampton; Eleanor Bohun, countess of Ormonde; and Margaret (Bohun) Courtenay.

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