Blessed Eleanora

detail of a portrait of Blessed Eleanor the Queen by Johann Michael Rottmayr, 1716Also known as

  • Eleonora

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Daughter of Count Raymond IV of Provence. Married King Henry III of England on 14 January 1236 at the age of ten. Queen of England. Widowed in 1273 after 37 years of marriage. Benedictine nun abbey of Amesbury, England on 3 July 1276. Known throughout her life as a pious and prayerful woman.

Born

Died

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Eleanora“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 June 2018. Web. 21 November 2018. <>