Constance de Castille

Constance de Castille

Castilla y León, Spain
Death 4 Oct 1160 (aged 18–19)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Saint-Denis, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID 21065 · View Source
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French Monarch. Daughter of Alfonso VII. and Berenguela of Barcelona. She married King Louis VII in 1154 in Orleans where she was also crowned. She gave birth to a daughter, Marguerite, four years later. The girl was later married to Henry the younger of England. In 1159 she travelled with her father, her brother and Louis to Santiago de Compostella. Soon after her return to France she died after giving birth to her second daughter, Adélaïde, who was buried beside her.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Constance de Castille (1141–4 Oct 1160), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21065, citing Saint Denis Basilique, Saint-Denis, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .