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  Constance, Duchess of Brittany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Constance of Brittany (1161 September 5, 1201) was Duchess of Brittany between 1186 and 1196.
Constance was the only child of Conan IV, Duke of Brittany and Earl of Richmond, by his wife Margaret of Scotland, countess of Hereford (granddaughter of king David II).
Constance then took Guy of Thouars as her husband, and by him was mother of Alix of Thouars, who married Peter de Dreux, first Breton ruler of the House of Dreux.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Constance,_Duchess_of_Brittany   (312 words)

  
 Alix of Thouars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alix of Thouars (1201 – October 21, 1221) was the nominal Duchess of Brittany between 1206 to her death.
She was the daughter of Constance, Duchess of Brittany and Guy of Thouars.
In 1206, king Philip II of France withdrew Brittany from her father and became himself the regent of the duchy in Alix’s name.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Alix_of_Thouars   (141 words)

  
 Arthur I, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arthur I, Duke of Brittany (1187 – 1203), was the posthumous son of Geoffrey Plantagenet and Constance, Duchess of Brittany, and designated heir to the throne of England, originally intended to succeed Richard I.
While Richard was away on crusade, Constance took more independence for Brittany, and in 1194 had the young Arthur proclaimed as its Duke.
But on July 31, 1202 he was surprised by King John while besieging Mirabeau (where he was holding his grandmother Eleanor of Aquitaine hostage), captured, and imprisoned at Falaise, guarded by Hubert de Burgh.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arthur_I,_Duke_of_Brittany   (317 words)

  
 Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Geoffrey was the fourth son of King Henry II of England and Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Geoffrey was invested with the duchy, and he and Constance were married in 1181.
Arthur of Brittany fought his uncle John for the throne and was subsequently murdered.
eastcleveland.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Geoffrey_II,_Duke_of_Brittany   (578 words)

  
 Council of Constance
The Council of Constance was an ecumenical council of the Catholic Church, called by the Emperor Sigismund, a supporter of Antipope John XXIII, the pope recently elected at Pisa.
Jan Hus, summoned to Constance under a letter of indemnity, was condemned by council and burned at the stake notwithstanding on July 6, 1415.
However, once two popes, Baldassare Cossa (John XXIII), who fled from Constance on March 20, 1415, and Peter de Luna (Benedict XIII) had been eliminated, the successor to Urban VI was induced to resign, with great care to protect the legitimacy of the succession, ratifying all his acts, a new pontiff was chosen.
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 King John   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The play opens with a demand from the French King Philippe II, Auguste for King John to abdicate in favor of his nephew Arthur I, Duke of Brittany, son of his older brother Geoffrey.
The five acts follow a dizzying change of alliances, Papal excommunication and subsequent acceptance, and ends finally with King John's death at the hands of a monk.
Constance, widow to Geffrey (John's elder brother), mother to Arthur (Constance, Duchess of Brittany).
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 Ancestors and Family of Constance of Brittany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Constance was Duchess of Brittany between 1186 and 1196.
She was the only child of Conan IV, Duke of Brittany and Earl of Richmond, by his wife Margaret of Scotland, countess of Hereford (granddaughter of king David II).
Constance married Geoffrey IV Plantagenet, son of Henry II Curtmantle of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine, in Jul 1181.
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 (Tenuantius BRITAIN - Salmon King of BRITTANY )   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Emma of BRITTANY (of) (ABT 1016 - ____)
Hoel (Rioval) I Duke of BRITTANY (____ - 0545)
Hoel III Duke of BRITTANY (____ - 0612)
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 Arthur I, Duke of Brittany - TheBestLinks.com - Crusade, England, Eleanor of Aquitaine, France, ...
Arthur I, Duke of Brittany - TheBestLinks.com - Crusade, England, Eleanor of Aquitaine, France,...
Arthur I, Duke of Brittany, Crusade, England, Eleanor of Aquitaine, France...
Arthur I, Duke of Brittany (1187-1203), was the posthumous son of Geoffrey Plantagenet and Constance, Duchess of Brittany, and designated heir to the throne of England, originally intended to succeed Richard I.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: 1201   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Alix of Thouars, Duchess of Brittany (died 1221)
July 29 - Agnes of Meran, queen of Philip II of France
September 5 - Constance, Duchess of Brittany (born 1161)
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 Constance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Constance did have a son Arthur and ruled in his place after the death of her husband, Geoffrey.
She was not a widow long as portrayed in the play, however, and actually married twice more after Geoffrey's death.
However, in the play, having Eleanor and Constance die at the same time serves to _______.
www.umich.edu /~shkspre/kingjohn/characters/constance.htm   (121 words)

  
 I2025: Geoffrey PLANTAGENET* D of Brittany ( - 1186)
Brittany and he and Constance appear to have enjoyed a happy union and
Brittany was in a relative state of calm.
Brittany, his father kept a close watch on his actions, though the
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 Charters Duchess Constance Brittany, 0851157513, £55.00/$95.00, 247 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
With few local chronicle sources concerning Brittany in this important period, ducal charters provide crucial evidence for politics, external relations, and the conduct of government.
They are also an essential source for Breton society and institutions in a period of rapid change and development.
The subject matter concerns not only Brittany, but also the Breton rulers' extensive lands in England, the honour of Richmond, and even the counties of Anjou, Maine and Touraine while they were under Arthur's rule.
www.boydell.co.uk /51157513.HTM   (347 words)

  
 Ancestors of Eugene Ashton ANDREW & Anna Louise HANISH Duke Geoffrey England BRITTANY ANDREW ANGERMUELLER HANISH ...
Prince of ENGLAND, Earl of RICHMOND, Duke of BRITTANY Reigned 1171-1186.
p103: "In 1171 [Henry's] third son Geoffrey was married to Constance, the heiress of Brittany, and assumed the title of duke of that rugged corner of France, with its rocky shores and tumultuous streams, jutting out between the Sleeve (as the French always called the Channel) and the Bay of Biscay.
Geoffrey married Duchess Constance BRITTANY, daughter of Duke Conan Bretagne BRITTANY, IV and Margaret De HUNTINGDON, in Jul 1181-1182.
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 The ged2html ancestory of the GEOFFREY Duke of Brittany & CONSTANCE Duchess of Brittanyfamily
The ged2html ancestory of the GEOFFREY Duke of Brittany & CONSTANCE Duchess of Brittanyfamily
/-- FOULQUES V (FULK V) Wife: CONSTANCE Duchess of Brittany
GEOFFREY Duke of Brittany, RANULPH de Blundeville, Earl of Chester, GUY Viscount of Thouars
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 Eleanor, Fair Maid of Brittany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
1184–1241) was the daughter of Geoffrey Plantagenet and Constance, Duchess of Brittany.
Upon the death of King Richard "Lion Heart" of England, a power struggle commenced between her younger brother Arthur and King John of England.
The UK has one of the highest rates of PC infected with spyware software, research shows.
www.mywikipedia.us /Eleanor,_Fair_Maid_of_Brittany   (418 words)

  
 Find in a Library: The charters of Duchess Constance of Brittany and her family, 1171-1221
Find in a Library: The charters of Duchess Constance of Brittany and her family, 1171-1221
The charters of Duchess Constance of Brittany and her family, 1171-1221
Subjects: Constance, -- Duchess of Brittany, -- 1161-1201 -- Family.
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 (Manogan ap Eneid,* King of BRITAIN - Anne* BRODRUGAN )   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Alain V, Duke of BRITTANY (____ - 1040)
Eudes** BRITTANY (Count of Brittany & Penth) (ABT 0999 - 7 Jan 1078)
Hoel II* Cornouaille, Duke of BRITTANY (____ - ____)
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 brittany3
Constance, Duchess of Brittany (b 1161, d 05.09.1201)
However, TCP (Zouche) reports that that family's descent was from a daughter of Alan Fergant, Duke of Brittany, not from Alan la Zusche.
Robert is often identified as ancestor of the Lovels of Titchmarsh but, as reported on 'Lovel2', we doubt that connection.
www.stirnet.com /html/genie/continent/bb/brittany3.htm   (401 words)

  
 I22546: Daniel BRAGDON (7-JUN-1707 - ____)
- 0547) _Juduael - Alan I, Duke of BRITTANY _
_Hoel I (or "Rioval"), Duke of BRITTANY _+
[4355] His brother Haeloc succeeded their father as ruler of Brittany and Cornwall, but was overthrown.
www.aemyers.net /genealogy/d0008/g0000073.html   (600 words)

  
 Alibris: Brittany
Whites latest work is an extraordinary hybrid of intimate autobiography, social commentary, live literary theory, geopoetic fieldwork, oceanic poem, quiet cultural manifesto, all rolled into one.
by Dawes, Frank V. Passport's Regional Guides of France: Brittany, the most westerly part of France, surrounded on three sides by sea, has been a well-loved vacation destination for generations of families.
While change has come to even the most time-honored places, Brittany remains as it has always been with its...
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 Henry II Plantagenet, King of England/Eleanor , Duchess of Aquitaine
Henry II Plantagenet, King of England/Eleanor, Duchess of Aquitaine
Name: Richard I Plantagenet, King of England Born: 8 Sep 1157 at: Beaumont Palace, Oxford, ENG Married: 12 May 1191 at: Chapel of St George, Limasol, Cyprus Died: 6 Apr 1199 at: Chalus, Limousin, FRA Spouses: Berengaria of Navarre NOTES
Name: Geoffrey II Plantagenet, Duke of Brittany Born: 23 Sep 1158 at: Married: Jul 1181 at: Died: 19 Aug 1186 at: Paris, FRA Spouses: Constance, Duchess of Brittany NOTES
www.juch.org /gedpage/fam/fam03476.asp   (377 words)

  
 Constance, Duchess of Brittany - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Constance married two more times: with Ranulph de Blundeville, Earl of Chester in 1188 and with Guy of Thouars in 1199.
From Guy, Constance had a daughter, Alix of Thouars, who married Peter de Dreux, first Breton ruler of the House of Dreux.
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 Ancestors of Eugene Ashton ANDREW & Anna Louise HANISH Duke Conan Bretagne BRITTANY, IV ANDREW ANGERMUELLER HANISH ...
Ancestors of Eugene Ashton ANDREW & Anna Louise HANISH Duke Conan Bretagne BRITTANY, IV ANDREW ANGERMUELLER HANISH STRUDELL Decendants
Kings and Queens of Great Britain, Genealogical Chart, Anne Taute and Romilly Squire, Taute, 1990: "Margaret, Daughter of Henry Earl of Huntingdon and Ada De Warenne, Mar =1 Conan IV Duke of Brittany, =2 Humphrey De Bohun, Died 1171."
Since 1166 the administration of the country had been practically in his hands; and in that year his son Geoffrey had been betrothed to Constance, the daughter and heiress of Conan.
www.geneal.net /2829.htm   (293 words)

  
 Ranulph de Blundeville, Earl of Chester 4th/Constance , Duchess of Brittany
Ranulph de Blundeville, Earl of Chester 4th/Constance, Duchess of Brittany
Born: ABT 1161 at: Died: 5 Sep 1201 at: Nantes, Brittany, FRA Father:Conan IV Mother:Margaret de Huntingdon Other Spouses: Geoffrey II Plantagenet, Duke of Brittany
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 Articles - Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In the 1968 film version of the play, Geoffrey is played by John Castle and in the 2003 film version the role is portrayed by John Light.
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