When Philippa Plantagenet 5th Countess of Ulster was born on 16 August 1355, in Eltham Palace, Kent, England, her father, Lionel of Antwerp 1st Duke of Clarence, was 16 and her mother, Elizabeth, Duchess of Clarence, Countess of Ulster De Burgh, was 23. She married Edmund de Mortimer 3rd Earl of March on 1 May 1368, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 5 January 1382, in County Cork, Ireland, at the age of 26, and was buried in Wigmore Abbey, Wigmore, Herefordshire, England.
feminine form of Philip . In England during the Middle Ages the vernacular name Philip was borne by women as well as men, but female bearers were distinguished in Latin records by this form. It was not, however, used as a regular given name until the 19th century.
BIO: from http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLAND,%20Kings%201066-1603.htm#EdwardIIIdied1377B as of 1/24/2016 PHILIPPA (Eltham Palace, Kent 16 Aug 1355-[21 Nov 1378/9 Feb 1381], bur Cork, Ireland, l …
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