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Philippa [Philippa of Hainault] (1310x15?–1369), queen of England, consort of Edward III

Juliet Vale

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/22110

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Philippa [Philippa of Hainault] (1310x15?–1369), queen of England, consort of Edward III, was born in Hainault, probably at Valenciennes, the daughter of Count William the Good of Hainault and Holland (d. 1337) and Countess Jeanne (d. 1342), granddaughter of Philippe III of France...

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Subjects: European History ; Irish History ; British History ; Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)

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