Duchess Beatrice England BRITTANY
- Born: 25 Jun 1242, Bordeaux, Gascony, France
- Married: 22 Jan 1259, St Denis, Aude, Paris, Seine, France
- Died: 24 Mar 1274-1275, Bretagne, Brittany, France
- Buried: Grey Friars, Newgate, London, Middlesex, England
Ancestral File Number: 8XJ8-5S.
Princess of ENGLAND, Duchess of BRITTANY.
The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England, Antonia Fraser, 1975, Alfred Knopf, p71: "Beatrice Mar John Duke of Britanny (sic)."
The Political History of England 1216-1377, Vol III, T F Tout, 1905, AMS Press, p107: "... During his visit to Paris Henry arranged a marriage between his daughter Beatrice and John of Brittany, the son of the reigning duke..."
A History of the Plantagenets, Vol II, The Magnificent Century, Thomas B Costain, 1951, Popular Library, p20: "Beatrice, Born 1242, Died 1275, Married John Count of Bretagne..."
p171: "The other children seem to have been lodged in the family quarters already described, where each of them had servants of his own. They arrived with great regularity. Of those who survived infancy,...Beatrice was born on June 25, 1242, and named after her maternal grandmother..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 8XJ8-5S.
Beatrice married Duke Jean BRITTANY, II on 22 Jan 1259 in St Denis, Aude, Paris, Seine, France. (Duke Jean BRITTANY, II died in 1305.)