King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile1,2

M, #1083027, b. 11 November 1155, d. 6 October 1214
Relationship25th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
Reference8XJ4-NT

Names and TItles

Titled: King of Castile (Alfonso VIII).2
     King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile was born on 11 November 1155 in Soria, Castile.1 He married Princess Eleanor (of England), daughter of King Henry II "Curt Mantle" Plantagenet of England and Queen Eleanor (of Aquitaine), on 22 September 1177 in Burgos, Burgos, Spain.1,2 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile died on 6 October 1214 in Gutierre Munoz, Avila, Castile, at age 58.1 He and Princess Eleanor (of England) were buried at Monasterio De Las Huelgas, Burgos, Castile.1
     King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became King of Castile.2 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Queen Berengaria (of Castile) between January 1180 and June 1180.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Prince Sancho (of Castile) on 5 April 1181.1 Alfonso VIII 'The Noble''s son Prince Sancho (of Castile) died on 14 July 1181.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Sancha (of Castile) on 20 March 1182.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of King Enrique I (of Castile) circa 1183.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Urraca (of Castile) circa 1185.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Blanche (of Castile) before 4 March 1188.1,3 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Prince Fernando (of Castile) on 29 November 1189.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Constance (of Castile) circa 1191.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Mafalda (of Castile) circa 1192.1 Alfonso VIII 'The Noble''s daughter was married at wedding of Queen Berengaria (of Castile) and King Alfonso IX "el Barboro" (of Leon) in December 1197 in Valladolid, Spain; Later anulled.3 Alfonso VIII 'The Noble''s daughter was married at wedding of Princess Blanche (of Castile) and King Louis VIII "the Lion" (of France) on 23 May 1200 at Abbey of Port-Mort, Bapaume, near Pont-Audemer, Normandy, France.3 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Leonor (of Castile) in 1202.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of Princess Constanza (of Castile) after 1203.1 Alfonso VIII 'The Noble''s daughter Princess Mafalda (of Castile) died in 1204.1 King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile became the father of King Enrique I (of Castile) on 14 April 1204.1 Alfonso VIII 'The Noble''s son Prince Fernando (of Castile) died on 14 October 1211.1

References

     King Alfonso VIII 'The Noble' Sanchez of Castile has ID 83-27 in Royalty for Commoners.3

Family

Princess Eleanor (of England) b. 13 October 1162, d. 25 October 1214
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big) (#2)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#1)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited) (#2)
English Royalty
English Royalty (Indented)
Last Edited24 Jun 2005

Citations

  1. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.
  2. [S205] The Continenetal Dynasties 1066-1216, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/continen.pdf. Hereinafter cited as The Continenetal Dynasties.
  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.