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Female Eleanor of Aquitaine Click to view Eleanor of Aquitaine in the family tree

Eleanor of was born in 1123 in Chateau de Belin-Beliet, Gironde, Aquitaine, France.  Eleanor of's father was William VIII Count of Poitou X Duke of Aquitaine and her mother was Eleanor de Chatellerault.  Her paternal grandparents were William VII Count of Poitou IX Duke of Aquitaine and Maud (Philippa) de Toulouse; her maternal grandparents were Aimery (Almeric) I Vicomte de Chatellerault and Dangereuse de L'Isle Bouchard. She had a sister named Adelaide (Adele) d'.  She was the older of the two children.  She died at the age of 81 on March 31st, 1204 in Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, Touraine, France.


Eleanor of's family with Henry II "Curt Mantel" King of England

‚ÄĆEleanor of and Henry II "Curt Mantel" King of were married in a religious ceremony on May 18th, 1152 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France.  They had four sons and two daughters, named Richard I "The Lion Hearted" King of, Geoffrey, John I "Lackland" Plantagenet King of, Henry "Young King", Matilda Princess of and Eleanor Princess of.

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