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Isabelle Capet de France Queen of England

Female 1292 - 1358  (66 years)


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  • Name Isabelle Capet de France Queen of England  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 1292  Paris, Île-de-France (Seine), France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Occupation 22 Jan 1308 
    Queen consort of England 
    Occupation 25 Feb 1308 
    Coronation 
    Occupation 1321 
    Denied admission at Leeds Castle in Kent by Bartholomew de Badlesmere's wife Margaret de Clare (archers fired upon her party and killed several) 
    Occupation 1321 
    Leeds Castle surrendered on 31 October (Lord Badlesmere's wife, young son and daughters were all taken prisoner and sent to the Tower of London) 
    Occupation 9 Mar 1325 
    Left England for France (Paris) and Hainaut (18 month stay) 
    Occupation 22 Sep 1326 
    Set sail for England (100 ships and troops) to depose her husband with her lover Roger de Mortimer (rapidly captured the king and Hugh Le Despenser) 
    Occupation 20 Jan 1327 
    Assumed power (it was declared in Parliament that Edward II had forfeited the allegiance of his people and that his son should wear the crown) 
    Occupation 1330 
    Her son Edward had her arrested at Nottingham Castle and imprisoned until her death 
    Occupation 1330 
    She was eventually granted £3 000 a year but had to forfeit all her estates (still a sumptuous enough compulsory retirement)! 
    Residence 1330  Rising Castle, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Aug 1358  Rising Castle, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Grey Friars' Church, Newgate, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4320  Godbout
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 

    Father Philippe IV Capet Roi de France,   b. 1268, Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1314, Fontainebleau, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Jeanne I Reine de Navarre,   b. 17 Apr 1271, Bar-sur-Seine, Aube, Champagne, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1305, Château de Vincennes, Île-de-France, Val-de-Marne, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1284  Notre-Dame de Paris, Île-de-France, Seine, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2182  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward II Plantagenêt King of England,   b. 25 Apr 1284, Caernarvon Castle, Caernarvonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1327, Berkeley Castle, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Marriage Contract 25 Jan 1307 
    Married 22 Jan 1308  Boulogne-sur-Mer, Neuchâtel-Hardelot, Picardie, Pas-de-Calais (Nord), France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward III Plantagenêt King of England,   b. 13 Nov 1312, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1377, Richmond Palace, Sheen, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Eleanor Plantagenêt of England,   b. 18 Jun 1316, Woodstock Palace, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1355, Denventer, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Joan Plantagenêt of England,   b. 5 Jul 1321, Tower of London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1362, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F2184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S628] Dictionnaire de la noblesse, seconde et troisième éditions, François-Alexandre Aubert de La Chenaye-Desbois, (La Veuve Duchesne, libraire, Antoine Boudet, l'auteur, rue Saint-André-des-Arcs, Schlésinger frères, Paris, 1770-1778), Tome 6, p. 638.

    2. [S576] Histoire généalogique et chronologique de la maison royale de France, Anselme de Sainte-Marie, augustin déchaussé, (Troisième Édition, la Compagnie des Libraires, Paris, 2 août 1726-1733), Volume 1, p. 91.

    3. [S7] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, George Edward Cokayne; Vicary Gibbs, H. A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand & Howard de Walden, editors, (Reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), Volume V, p. 737 (chart).

    4. [S752] Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the adjoining countries, Sir John Froissart and Thomas Johnes, Esq., (Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Garden, London, 1862), Volume 1, pp. xxxvi & 5-15.

    5. [S633] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, Frederick Lewis Weis. Edited with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr.; assisted by David Faris, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 7th Edition, Baltimore, Maryland, 1992), 3:1-29 & 98:101-31.