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Ferdinand I ""El Magno" Sánchez Rey de Castile y León
Sancha Alfonsez Princesa de León
Alfonso VI "el valiente" Fernández Rey de León y Castile
(Bef 1040-1109)
Jimena Muñoz
Teresa Alfonsez Princesa de Castilla, Reina de Portugal


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Henri de Bourgogne conde de Portugal

Teresa Alfonsez Princesa de Castilla, Reina de Portugal

  • Born: 1070-1091, Castilla, España, Iberia
  • Marriage: Henri de Bourgogne conde de Portugal before 24 Aug 1092
  • Died: 1 Nov 1130 at age 60
  • Buried: Sé Cathedral, Braga, Portugal

bullet  General Notes:

~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 112:24, Henry I, count of Portugal married Teresa of Castile, the illegitimate daughter of Alfonso, King of Castile & León by his mistress Ximena Nunia de Guzman. 160

bullet  Noted events in her life were:

• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Teresa Alfonzes.
The Chronicon Regum Legionensium names "Jimena Muñoz" as the first of two concubines of King Alfonso, and their daughters "Elvira the wife of count Raymond of Toulouse…and Teresa the wife of Count Henry" [Chronicon Regum Legionensium, p. 87].

• Web Reference: Teresa, countess of Portugal from Wikipedia.
Theresa was the illegitimate daughter of King Alfonso VI of León and Castile by Ximena Moniz. In 1093, her father married her to a French nobleman, Henry of Burgundy, nephew of Queen Constance, a brother of the Duke of Burgundy, a descendant of the kings of France in the male line. Henry was providing military assistance to his father-in-law against the Muslims on the Portuguese march.

Teresa married Henri de Bourgogne conde de Portugal, son of Henri de Bourgogne Comte de Portugal and Señorita de Barcelona, before 24 Aug 1092. (Henri de Bourgogne conde de Portugal was born about 1069 in Dijon, Cote-D'or, Bourgogne, France,1004 died on 1 Nov 1112 in Astorga, Galicia, Spain 1004 and was buried in Sé Cathedral, Braga, Portugal 1004.)

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