back Henry II Fitz-Empress Plantagenet
Our 26GGF, he built, with Queen Eleanor, the greatest European empire since Charlemagne’s. As he liked to boast. Some tolerably good sources:

I got this portrait from Medieval History; they acknowledge Cassell’s History of England - Century Edition, published c. 1902, as their public-domain source for the image.

Back a Page
(Royal Plantagenets)
This Presentation:
Page Index
Updated Feb 2014
Next Page
(Eleanor of Aquitaine…)
Page Carlisle-101
 Our Stories:    Welcome   Presentations    People   Places   Updates   Do you know?