Alfonsina Orsini

Female1472–7 February 1520

Brief Life History of Alfonsina

When Alfonsina Orsini was born in 1472, in Florence, Tuscany, Italy, her father, Conte Roberto Orsini Signore di Pacentro, Conte di Tagliacozzo e di Alba, Signore di Sant'Angelo, di San Polo e di San Gregorio, was 47 and her mother, Caterina Sanseverino, was 37. She married Piero De' Medici "Lo sfortunato" in March 1488. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 7 February 1520, in her hometown, at the age of 48, and was buried in Rome, Roma, Lazio, Italy.

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Piero De' Medici "Lo sfortunato"
Alfonsina Orsini
Marriage: March 1488
Lorenzo de Medici. Duc of Urbino
Clarice Di Medici
Alessandro De' Medici

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  • Alfonsina Orsini, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    March 1488
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (1)


    Age 47

    Charles I of Spain became Emperor Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Italian Rocco, Angelo, Armando, Donato, Orlando, Antonio, Mario, Carmine, Nunzio, Pasquale, Vittorio, Camillo, Dante, Domenic. Spanish Carlos, Domingo, Jose, Santos, Alejandro, Ana, Anacleto.

    Italian: patronymic or plural form of Orsino .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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