Infante Afonso, Lord of Portalegre : biography
Infante Afonso of Portugal (Lisbon, 8 February 1263 – Lisbon, 2 November 1312; ; or ) was a Portuguese infante (prince), son of King Afonso III of Portugal and his second wife Beatrice of Castile. He was titled Lord of Portalegre, Castelo de Vide, Arronches, Marvão and Lourinhã.
Afonso was born on 8 February 1263 and in 1287 married Violante Manuel of Castile, daughter of Castilian Infante Juan Manuel of Castile.
Afonso died on 2 November 1312 in Lisbon.
Category:1263 births Category:1312 deaths Category:House of Burgundy-Portugal Category:Portalegre Municipality Category:Portuguese infantes Category:Portuguese royalty Category:People from Lisbon Category:13th-century Portuguese people
By his wife Violante Manuel of Castile he had five children:
- Infante Afonso, Lord of Leiria
- Infanta Maria, Lady of Menezes and Orduña
- Infanta Isabel, Lady of Penela
- Infanta Constança of Portalegre
- Infanta Beatriz, Lady of Lemos
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