Queen Berengaria (of Castile)1

F, #1083026, b. between January 1180 and June 1180, d. 8 November 1246
Father*King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile2 b. 11 Nov 1155, d. 6 Oct 1214
Mother*Princess Eleanor (of England)2 b. 13 Oct 1162, d. 25 Oct 1214
Relationship24th great-grandmother of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceRFC083-26

Names and TItles

Variation: Queen Berenguela (of Castile).2
     Queen Berengaria (of Castile) was born between January 1180 and June 1180 in Burgos, Castile, to, daughter of King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile and Princess Eleanor (of England).2 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) was the daughter of King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile and Princess Eleanor (of England).2 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) married King Alfonso IX "el Barboro" (of Leon), son of King Fernando II (?) and Princess Urraca (?), in December 1197 in Valladolid, Spain; Later anulled.3 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) died on 8 November 1246 in Burgos, Castile.2
     She became the mother of Princess Berenguela (of Léon and Castile) in 1198/99.2 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Constanza (of Léon and Castile) on 1 May 1200.2 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) became the mother of King Fernando III 'The Saint' (of Castile And Léon) between July 1201 and August 1201.3 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) became the mother of Princess Leonor (of Léon and Castile) in 1202.2 Berengaria's daughter Princess Leonor (of Léon and Castile) died on 12 November 1202.2 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) became the mother of Prince Alfonso Alfonsez (of Léon and Castile) in 1203/4.2 Berengaria's father King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile died on 6 October 1214 in Gutierre Munoz, Avila, Castile.2 Berengaria's mother Princess Eleanor (of England) died on 25 October 1214 in Las Huelgas, Burgos, Burgos, Spain.2,3 Queen Berengaria (of Castile) became a widow with the death of her husband, King Alfonso IX "el Barboro" (of Leon) on 24 September 1230 in Villanueva de Sarria, Castilla, Spain, at age 59.3 Berengaria's son was married at wedding of King Fernando III 'The Saint' (of Castile And Léon) and Countess Jeanne de Dammartin in 1237 in Burgos, Spain.3 Berengaria's daughter Princess Berenguela (of Léon and Castile) died on 12 April 1237.2 Berengaria's daughter Princess Constanza (of Léon and Castile) died on 7 September 1242.2

References

     Queen Berengaria (of Castile) has ID 83-26 in Royalty for Commoners.3

Family

King Alfonso IX "el Barboro" (of Leon) b. 15 August 1171, d. 24 September 1230
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
English Royalty
English Royalty (Indented)
Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited15 Mar 2005

Citations

  1. [S31] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Third Edition (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998). Repository: Winchester Library Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as RFC **** Check RFC4 ****.
  2. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  3. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.