Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Edward II [Edward of Caernarfon]locked

(1284–1327)
  • J. R. S. Phillips

Extract

Edward II [Edward of Caernarfon] (1284–1327), king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine, was born at Caernarfon Castle in north Wales on 25 April 1284, the youngest child of Edward I (1239–1307) and his first wife, Eleanor of Castile (1241–1290)...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Lambeth Palace London
Camden Society
English Historical Review
J. Bain, ed., , 4 vols., PRO (1881–8); suppl. vol. 5, ed. G. G. Simpson & J. D. Galbraith [1986]
Chancery records (Public Record Office)
Early English Text Society
W. H. Bliss, C. Johnson, & J. Twemlow, eds., (1893–)