Eleanor, Queen of Castile, lived from 1162 to 1214. On October 13, 2008 we publish a few generations of her famly history in Ahnentafel Format to commemorate the 846th anniversary of her birth. [Ahnentafel lists a person as number one - father as double that number and mother as double plus one.]
Eleanor, Queen of Castile
Generation 1 (starting person)
Eleanor was born 13 OCT 1162 in Palaise Calvados, France. She married Alphonse VIII, King of Castile SEP 1177. Eleanor died 13 OCT 1214 in Burgos, Burgos, Spain, at age 52.
Henry was born 5 MAR 1133 in LeMans, Sarthe, France. He married Eleanor of Aquitaine (Stuart 88-29) 18 MAY 1152 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France. Henry died 6 JUL 1189 in Chinon, Indre-et-Loire, France, at age 56. "Curt Mantel," Duke of Normandy, Count of Maine and Anjou, King of England 1154-1189. Buried at Fontrevault.
3 Eleanor of Aquitaine (Stuart 88-29) #1152
Eleanor was born 1122 in Aquitaine, France. She married Louis VII King of France 25 JUL 1137. Divorced 18 MAR 1152 on basis of consanguinity. Eleanor later married Henry who was even more closely related to her.
She married Henry II King of England 18 MAY 1152 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France. Eleanor died 26 JUN 1202 in Mirabel Castle, France, at age 79. Eleanor of Aquitaine, by Marion Meade, Hawthorne,1977 See Female Heros Article on Eleanor filed in JMT-SRGP- Royalty folder
Generation 3 (grandparents)
Geoffrey was born 24 NOV 1113 in Anjou, France. He married Matilda Empress of Germany (Stuart 89-28) 17 JUN 1128. Geoffrey died 7 SEP 1151 in Chateau, France, at age 37. Plantagenet, Duke of Normandy, Count of Anjou.
5 Matilda Empress of Germany (Stuart 89-28) #1227
Matilda was born 1104 in England. She married Geoffrey V Count of Anjou 17 JUN 1128. Matilda died 10 SEP 1167 in Notre Dame, France, at age 63.
6 Guillaume VIII of Poitou X Duke of Aquitaine #1171
Guillaume was born 1099. He married Ainor 1121. Guillaume died 09 APR 1137 at age 37. Count of Poitou 1126-1137; Duke of Aquitaine.
7 Ainor #1170
Ainor died at age unknown. She married Guillaume VIII of PoitouX Duke of Aquitaine 1121.
Fulk was born 1092. He married Erembourge Countess of Anjou (S 313-29) ABT 1108. He married Melisende de Reuthel 2 JUN 1129. Fulk died 10 NOV 1143 in Jerusalem, at age 51. Called "le Jeune" , the younger, Count of Anjou, King of Jerusalem 1131; Crusader; b. 1092. Buried Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem.
9 Erembourge Countess of Anjou (S 313-29) #1229
Erembourge was born 1092. She married Fulk V Count of Anjou ABT 1108. Erembourge died 1126 at age 34.
10 Henry I "Beauclerc" King of England (S 89-29) #1225
Henry was born 1068 in Selby, Yorkshire, England. He married Matilda (Edith) of Scotland Queen of England 11 NOV 1100. Henry died 1 DEC 1135 in Angers, France, at age 67.
11 Matilda (Edith) of Scotland Queen of England #1226
Matilda was born 1079/1082 in Scotland. She married Henry I "Beauclerc" King of England (S 89-29) 11 NOV 1100. Matilda died 1 JUN 1118 at age 37.
12 Guillaume VII of Poitou IX Duke of Aquitaine #1176
Guillaume was born 1061. He married Phillippa ofToulouse 1094. Guillaume died 10 FEB 1126/27 at age 65. Count of Poitou 1086-1126, Duke of Aquitaine; a Crusader 1101, first known singer-poet in the vernacular. (Weis, p. 102)
13 Phillippa ofToulouse #1175
Phillippa was born 1073. She married Sancho Ramirez 1086. She married Guillaume VII of PoitouIX Duke of Aquitaine 1094. Phillippa died 1118 at age 45.
14 Aimery I Viscount of Chatellerault #1174
He married Dangereuse 1109. Aimery died 07 Nov 1151 at age unknown. Aimery died 7 Nov 1151 as a monk at Notre Dame de Noyers.
15 Dangereuse #1173
Dangereuse died at age unknown. She married Aimery I Viscount of Chatellerault 1109. Dangereuse See Eleanor of Aquitaine, Meade, PP.15-17. She later became mistress of William VII of Poitou (IX of Aquitaine).
Fulk was born 1043. He married Bertrade of Montfort abt 1090. Bertrade was fifth wife of Fulk. They divorced 15 APR 1092.
Fulk died 14 APR 1109 at age 65. Count of Anjou, chronicler of the counts of Anjou.
17 Bertrade of Montfort #1189
Bertrade was born ABT 1060. She married Fulk IV "Rechin" the Contrary abt 1090. Bertrade was fifth wife of Fulk. They divorced 15 APR 1092.
She married Philip I King of France 15 MAY 1092. Bertrade died 14 FEB 1117 in Fontevrault,France, at age 56. Bertrade - See Durant Vol IV, p. 688 for discussion of Bertrade and Philip I of France.
18 N.N. Count of Maine #1231
N.N. was born in of Maine. N.N. died at age unknown.
20 William the Conqueror #1218
William was born 1028 in Falaise, Calvados, France. He married Matilda (Maud) of Flanders 1053 in EU, S-Infr, France. William died 9 SEP 1087 in Hermenbraville, France, at age 59.
21 Matilda (Maud) of Flanders #1219
Matilda was born 1031 in Flanders, France. She married William the Conqueror 1053 in EU, S-Infr, France. Matilda died 2 NOV 1083 in Caen, Calvados, France, at age 52. Already married but separated from her husband when she met William the Conqueror. She had two children. See Durant Vol. IV P. 481 for more information. Duchess of Normany and Queen of England.
22 Malcolm III Ceanmor King of Scotland #1223
Malcolm was born 1031 in Scotland. He married Ingeboirge of Holland 1059. Ingeborge was widow of Thorfin II when she married Malcolm.
He married Margaret of Hungary Queen of Scotland 1068/9 in Dunfermline. Malcolm died 13 NOV 1083 in Alnwick, Northumberland, England, at age 52. Murdered MacBeth who had murdered his father Duncan I. Malcolm III "Ceanmor" See Durant Vol IV P. 501,502 & 683. King of Scotland, 1058-1093; Crowned at Scone, 17 MAR 1057/8.
23 Margaret of Hungary Queen of Scotland #1224
Margaret was born 1046 in Wessex, Hungary. She married Malcolm III Ceanmor King of Scotland 1068/9 in Dunfermline. Margaret died 16 NOV 1093 in Edinburgh Castle, Scotland, at age 47. Margaret of Hungary,Queen Scot,See Durant Vil IV P. 501 -
24 William IV (called Peter) Count of Poitou #68086
He married Aldegarde de Burgogne. William was born ABT 1023. He married Ermesinde of Longwy 1051. William died 1058 at age 35. Geoffrey, called William VI, Count of Poitou, son of William III, Count of Poitou, Duke of Aquitaine, son of William II, Count of Poitou, son of William I of Poitou. William VI Count of Poitou, and Willim IV Duke of Aquitaine.
25 Aldegarde de Burgogne #1182
She married William IV (called Peter) Count of Poitou. Aldegarde died AFT 1104 at age unknown. Also called Hildegarde.
26 William IV Count ofToulouse #1187
William was born in of Toulouse, France. William died at age unknown.
28 Boso II Viscount de Chastellerault #52930
He married Eleanor de Thouars 1075. Boso died 1092 at age unknown.
29 Eleanor de Thouars #52929
She married Boso II Viscount de Chastellerault 1075.
30 Bartholomew de L'Isle Bouchard #52927
He married Gerberga.
31 Gerberga #52928
She married Bartholomewde L'Isle Bouchard.