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.

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Family Time Line

John II of Castile
1405–1454
Isabella of Portugal Queen of Castile
1428–1496
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
1451–1504
Infante Alfonso de Castilla
1453–1468

Sources (3)

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

World Events (4)

1469

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

1474

Isabella became Queen of Castile.

1480

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.

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