Eleanor Plantagenet, the Pearl of Brittany, 5th Countess of Richmond, eldest daughter of Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany and Constance, Duchess of Brittany, and granddaughter of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Potential heiress of England, Brittany, Anjou, and Aquitaine, she was seen as a threat by her uncle, King John, and imprisoned from the age of 18 until she died sometime between her 54th to 58th year--1202 to c.1241--longest imprisonment of a member of an English royal family.

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Queen Matilda - also Empress Matilda. Matilda was the daughter of Henry l of England and her second husband was Geoffrey Plantagenet, Count of Anjou. Matilda and Geoffrey were the parents of Henry ll.

Catherine Carey, daughter of Mary Boleyn, niece of Anne Boleyn, possible daughter of Henry VIII

Geoffrey Plantagenet, 4th son of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Duke of Brittany, father of Eleanor, Maude, and Arthur of Brittany. Brother of Kings Richard I, and John.

Kings and Dukes of Brittany

"Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of Henry II of England

JOAN PLANTAGENET QUEEN OF SICILY...daughter of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Effigy's of King Henry II of England and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine

Seal of Eleanor of Aquitaine

King John of England effigy at Worcester Cathedral, England. John was the youngest son of King Henry II and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Henry II, first Plantagenet King of England.

Eleanor of Aquitaine

Statues of King Edward I of England, and his consort, Eleanor of Castile, Lincoln Cathedral. Eleanor's paternal great grandmother and namesake was Eleanor of Aquitaine (by Henry II), and, ironically, her maternal great grandfather was Eleanor of Aquitaine's 1st husband, Louis VII.

Mathilda Plantagenet, daughter of Henry II and Eleanore of Aquitaine Birth: 1156 Death: Jun. 28, 1189 Princess of England. Daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Married the 27 years o...

Alfonso VIII (1155-1214) King of Castile and Toledo (Spain) was Married to Eleanor Plantagenet Daughter of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine

<3 Eleanor stamp, 2004. Eleanor of Aquitaine married a King of France, then a King of England, went on a crusade, plotted, was imprisoned in a castle. She was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in Western Europe during the High Middle Ages. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_of_Aquitaine

King Henry II of England Pendant

Tombs of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine at Fontevraud Cathedral

Eleanor of England (1162 – 1214) was Queen of Castile and Toledo as wife of Alfonso VIII of Castile. She was a daughter of King Henry II of England and his wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. Eleanor inherited her mother's political influence. She was almost as powerful as her husband, who specified in his will that she was to rule alongside their son in the event of his death. My 30th GGM.