Isabella of Portugal Queen of Castile

Brief Life History of Isabella of Portugal

When Isabella of Portugal Queen of Castile was born on 22 October 1428, in Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain, her father, John Constable of Portugal, was 28 and her mother, Isabel of Barcelos, was 26. She married John II of Castile in 1448. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 15 August 1496, in Arévalo, Ávila, Castilla y León, Spain, at the age of 67, and was buried in Burgos, Burgos, Burgos, Castilla y León, Spain.

Photos and Memories (13)

Do you know Isabella of Portugal? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John II of Castile
Isabella of Portugal Queen of Castile
Marriage: 1448
Isabel I "La Católica" de Trastámara Reina de Castilla, Reina de Toledo, Reina de León, Reina de Galicia, Reina de Sevilla, Reina de Córdoba, Reina de Murcia, Reina de Jaén, Reina del Algarve, Reina de Algeciras, Reina de Gibraltar, Señora de Vizcaya y Señora de Molina
Infante Alfonso de Castilla

Sources (3)

  • Isabel de Portugal, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Foundation for Medieval Genealogy - Isabel de Portugal
  • Wikipedia - Isabel of Portugal

World Events (4)


The marriage of Prince Ferdinand of Aragon and Princess Isabella of Castille.


Isabella became Queen of Castile.


The Spanish Inquisition was established.

Name Meaning

form of Isabel , which has been popular in England since the 18th century and has recently become the preferred form of the name.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.