Constance, Duchess of Brittany
Constance of Penthièvre (Breton: Konstanza Penture, or Konstanza Breizh) (12 June 1161 – 5 September 1201) was hereditary Duchess of Brittany and Hereditary Countess of Richmond between 1171 and 1196. Constance was the only child of Conan IV, Duke of Brittany and Earl of Richmond, by his wife Margaret of Huntingdon, a sister of King Malcolm IV and William I of Scotland.

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She was the wife of Conan IV, Duke of Brittany and the mother of Constance, Duchess of Brittany. Her second husband was Humphrey de Bohun, hereditary ...
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Constance Duchess of Brittany, Countess of Richmond
Constance Duchess of Brittany, Countess of Richmond, born Abt 1161, died 5 Sep 1201, Nantes, Brittany - Ancestors of David Jonathan Hooker.
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Constance succeeded her father as duchess in 1171. ... To promote her son's position and inheritance, Constance, Duchess of Brittany abdicated in Arthur's favor in 1194. ...... Viking Society for Northern Research, University College London.
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Charters Duchess Constance Br
Charters Duchess Constance Br
Judith Everard, Michael C. E. Jones, 1999
Duchess Constance has been the subject of two recent studies and her career is also surveyed in the New DNB} The following details are merely those relevant to the chronology of her acts. Although acknowledged as heiress of Brittany from ...
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
Dan Jones, 2013
They may lack the glamour of the Tudors or the majesty of the Victorians, but in Jones’ latest book, the Plantagenets are just as essential to the foundation of modern Britain. As he chronicles the entire dynasty, beginning with Geoffrey of Anjou (commonly adorned with a sprig of Planta genista, which gave his line their moniker), familiar dramatis...
Brittany and the Angevins
Brittany and the Angevins
Judith Ann Everard, 2000
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The Charters of Duchess Constance of Brittany and her Family, 1171-1221
The Charters of Duchess Constance of Brittany and her Family, 1171-1221
1999
The indispensable charter collection for the Breton lands in the complex period of the break-up of the Angevin hegemony. ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW Put(s) Breton history in the late twelfth and early thirteenth centuries on a new footing. FRENCH HISTORY Valuable and scholarly edition... salutary reminder that by dividing medieval records between &qu...
A twice crowned queen: Anne of Brittany
A twice crowned queen: Anne of Brittany
Constance Mary Elizabeth (Cochrane-Baillie) Sackville De La Warr (countess), 1906
Constance Mary Elizabeth (Cochrane-Baillie) Sackville De La Warr (countess). that the Duchess Anne, in consideration of the honour which Charles vm. conferred upon her in wedding her, gave up to him entire possession of the Duchy, ...
Bradshaw's hand-book to Brittany
Bradshaw's hand-book to Brittany
John William C. Hughes, George Bradshaw, 1867
Subsequently, on a quarrel breaking out, Alain, Duke of Brittany, joined Henry, king of England, and took part with him at the battle of ... of Nantes had set up in place of Hoel, he obtained such an influence over him that he persuaded him to betroth his daughter Constance ... English subject; who was created Earl of Chester, and who took the title of Duke of Brittany in right of his wife, the duchess downgcr.
Lionheart: A Novel
Lionheart: A Novel
Sharon Kay Penman, 2013
"The great Crusader king Richard the Lionheart comes alive in all his complex splendor in this masterpiece of a medieval tapestry by Sharon Kay Penman. She brings him and his legendary enemy, Saladin, before us, both on the battlefield for Jerusalem and in the quiet of their private chambers. It''s as if you were there, in this stran...
The scourge of the clergy: Peter of Dreux, Duke of Brittany
The scourge of the clergy: Peter of Dreux, Duke of Brittany
Sidney Painter, 1937
Eleanor, daughter of Constance by her first husband, Geoffrey Plantagenet, still lived in an English prison, and this sister of the murdered Arthur was, in default of heirs male, the rightful duchess of Brittany instead of her younger half-sister.
Devil's Brood: A Novel
Devil's Brood: A Novel
Sharon Kay Penman, 2009
Starred Review. In Penman's final volume of her trilogy based on the lives of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine (When Christ and His Saints Slept; Time and Chance), the best-selling author concludes the tumultuous love story between these two strong-willed, brilliant rulers. As the novel opens, their four sons are beginning to chafe under the ...
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Constance, Duchess of Brittany
Dynastology: [September 5] Constance, duchess of Brittany
Date of Birth: 12 June 1161Parents: Conan IV, duke of Brittany, and Margaret of HuntingdonHouse: PenthièvreSpouse(s): (1) Geoffrey, son of Henry II, king of England, and Eleanor, duchess of Aquitaine, then (2)Ranulf, earl of Chester, then (3) Guy of Thouars Predecessor: Conan IV Reign: 1171 – 1194Summary: Inheriting the duchy of Brittany from her father in 1171 at the age of ten, Constance went on to lead a troubled life. At twenty, she was forced into marriage with Geoffrey Plantagenet, the fourth son of King Henry II of England.
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Queens of England: England's missing queens
Who are the British princesses who have seen a throne pass to a younger brother ahead of them?
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Famous deaths for the 5th of September. See which celebrities, historical figures, scientists and criminals died throughout history on 5 September.
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Sharon Kay Penman » Blog Archive » Proving Matilda
My senior thesis at Harvard (1967) was a study of the brief career of Geoffrey, duke of Brittany from 1181 to 1186. He ruled Brittany iure uxoris, through his marriage to Duchess Constance, heiress of Duke Conan IV.
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Confessions of a Ci-Devant: The House of Normandy: A Genealogy
I've decided to do this before the start of each new dynasty in the Queens of England series, but only came-up with the idea after finishing the series on the House of Normandy, yesterday. Unlike the main chapters of this blog's series, which focus on the consorts, the genealogies will be structured on the regnal monarchs.
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Name of the Week - British Baby Names
A truly ancient British name, borne by a legendary king, a military hero, and several royal princes. Yet, for such a grandly borne name, it feels remarkably homely. Origin: Where does Arthur come from? That is a question that many have asked for centuries and yet the answer still remains...
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Hastings Genealogy and History: Henry II Plantagenet (King Henry II) & Eleanor of Aquitaine - 21st Great Grandparents of Roscoe Hastings
Family Group Sheet for Henry Plantagenet II (King of England) Husband: Henry Plantagenet II Birth: 25 Mar 1133 in Le Mans, Anjou, France Death: 06 Jul 1189 in Chinon Castle, France Burial: Fontevraud Abbey, France Marriage: 18 May 1152 in Bordeaux Cathedral, Bordeaux, France Father: Geoffrey Plantaganet Mother: Matilda Wife: Eleanor Of Aquitaine Birth: Abt. 1122 in Chateau de Belin, Guinne, France Death: 01 Apr 1204 in Fontevraud Abbey, Maine-et-Loire, France Burial: Fontevraud Abbey, Maine-et-Loire, France Father: William X, Duke of Aquitaine Mother: Aenor de Chatellerault Other Spouses: Rosalind Clifford Other Spouses: Louis VII, King of France Children: (1) Name: William Plantagenet Birth: 17 Aug 1152 in Normandy Death: Apr 1156 in Wallingford Castle, Berkshire, England Burial: Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire, England (2) Name: Henry Plantagenet Birth: 28 Feb 1155 Death: 11 Jun 1183 in Castle of Martel Burial: Rouen Cathedral, Rouen, France Marriage: 27 Aug 1172 in Winchester Cathedral Spouse: Margaret of France (3) Name: Matilda Plantagenet Birth: Jun 1156 in Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England Death: 28 Jun 1189 in Brunswick, Lower Saxony Burial: Brunswick Cathedral, Lower Saxony Marriage: 01 Feb 1168 in Minden Cathedra Spouse: Henry the Lion (4) Name: Richard Plantagenet II (The Lionheart - King of England) Birth: 08 Sep 1157 in Beaumont Palace, Oxford, England Death: 06 Apr 1199 in Châlus, Duchy of Aquitaine, France Burial: Fontevraud Abbey, Anjou, France Marriage: 12 May 1191 in Limassol, Cyprus Spouse: Berengaria of Navarre (5) Name: Geoffrey Plantagenet II Birth: 23 Sep 1158 Death: 19 Aug 1186 Burial: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris Spouse: Constance Duchess Of Brittany (6) Name: Eleanor Plantagenet Birth: 13 Oct 1162 in Domfront, Orne, Basse-Normandie, France Death: 31 Oct 1214 in Burgos, Castile Burial: Las Huelgas, Burgos Marriage: 1177 Spouse: Alfonso VIII of Castile (7) Name: Joan Plantagenet Birth: Oct 1165 in Château d'Angers, Anjou Death: 04 Sep 1199 in Fontevrault Abbey Burial: Fontevrault Abbey Marriage: 13 Feb 1177 Spouse: William II of Sicily (8) Name: John Plantagenet (Longshanks - King of England) Birth: 24 Dec 1167 in Beaumont Castle, Oxford, England Death: 18 Oct 1216 in Newark Castle, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire Burial: Worcester Cathedral Marriage: 24 Aug 1200 in Bordeaux, England Spouse: Isabella Taillefer Other Spouses: Isabella De Clare (29 Aug 1189 in Marlborough Castle, Wiltshire, England) (9) Name: Geoffrey Plantagenet Birth: Abt.
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Henry the Young King: Who’s Who? All Those Who Mattered to Henry the Young King. Part II
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Sharon Kay Penman » Blog Archive » The complete Author’s Note for the new hardcover edition of The Sunne in Splendour
I do plan to blog about my Richard III tour, but I am still having to devote all of my time and energy these days to fending off the Deadline Dragon, who is lurking around until I can finish the Author’s Note for A King’s Ransom. So in the meantime, I am going to post the new Author’s Note for the hardcover edition of The Sunne in Splendour, which was published in the UK on September 12th.
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