Eleanor of Woodstock (1318–1355)

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Eleanor of Woodstock (1318–1355)

English princess and duchess of Guelders. Name variations: Eleanor Plantagenet. Born on June 18, 1318, in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England; died on April 22, 1355, in Deventer, Netherlands; daughter of Isabella of France (1296–1358) and Edward II (1284–1327), king of England (r. 1307–1327); married Renaud also known as Rainald or Reginald II the Black Haired, duke of Guelders (also known as count of Gelderland), in May 1332 (died 1343); children: Renaud III of Guelders (b. 1334); Edward of Guelders (b. 1336). Renaud's first wife was Sophia of Malines (d. 1329).