John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall
Facts and Events
||John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall
||15 Aug 1315
||Eltham, Kent, England
||bef 24 Aug 1316
||Eltham, Kent, EnglandEltham Manor House
||14 Sep 1336
||Perth, Perthshire, Scotland
|Ancestral File Number
||Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England
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John of Eltham, 1st Earl of Cornwall (15 August 1316 – 13 September 1336) was the second son of king Edward II of England and his queen Isabella of France. He was heir to the English throne from the date of the abdication of his father (25 January 1327) to the birth of his nephew Edward of Woodstock (15 June 1330).
- John of Eltham, Earl of Cornwall, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
- Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59), Volume 3 pages 434 and 435.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 JOHN "of Eltham", in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.