Elizabeth le Despenser, Baroness Berkeley

Noble person

1327 – 1389

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Who was Elizabeth le Despenser, Baroness Berkeley?

Elizabeth le Despenser was an English noblewoman. She was the youngest daughter of Hugh le Despenser the younger and his wife Eleanor de Clare. Her father is famous for being the favourite of Edward II of England, and being executed as a result of his position and actions. Through her mother, Elizabeth was a great granddaughter of King Edward I of England.

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Born
1327
Tower of London
Also known as
  • Elizabeth le Despenser, Lady Berkeley
  • Elizabeth le Despenser
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Spouses
Children
Lived in
  • London
Died
Jul 13, 1389
Resting place
St Botolph's Aldgate

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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