Margarida Affonso de Lyra

1500–
Ilha da Graciosa, Azores, Portugal

The Life of Margarida

When Margarida Affonso de Lyra was born in 1500, in Ilha da Graciosa, Azores, Portugal, her father, Pedro Anes Carração, was 40 and her mother, Margarida Vaz Freire, was 40. She married Bartolomeu Dias Picanço in 1500, in Mértola, Beja, Portugal. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died in her hometown.

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Family Time Line

Margarida Affonso de Lyra
1500–
Bartolomeu Dias Picanço
1480–
Marriage: 1500
Catarina Picanço
1515–1570
Maria Correia Picanço
1522–
Concordia Corrêa Picanço
1524–
Damião Dias Picanço
1520–1585

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1500
Mértola, Beja, Portugal
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1580

Age 80

Philip II of Spain becomes Philip I of Portugal and independence is lost to Spain.
1580

Age 80

The Habsburg Dynasty (Spanish rule).

Name Meaning

Spanish and southern Italian: from the personal name Alfonso, the name of a number of Spanish and Portuguese kings. It derives from the Visigothic personal name Adelfonsus, composed of the elements hathu ‘war’ + funs ‘ready’.

Possible Related Names

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

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