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 Catarina of Guimarães

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Catarina of Guimarães

Birth
Lisbon, Lisboa Municipality, Lisboa, Portugal
Death 15 Nov 1614 (aged 74)
Vila Viçosa Municipality, Évora, Portugal
Burial Vila Viçosa Municipality, Évora, Portugal
Memorial ID 226158426 View Source
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Infanta Catherine of Portugal, Duchess of Braganza by marriage (Portuguese: Catarina; 18 January 1540 – 15 November 1614) was a Portuguese infanta (princess) claimant to the throne following the death of King Henry of Portugal in 1580.
She was the second daughter of Edward, Duke of Guimarães (sixth son of Manuel I of Portugal) and Isabel of Braganza. She was married to John I, Duke of Braganza, a descendant of earlier Portuguese monarchs, and head of the most important aristocratic House in Portugal.



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  • Created by: rodrigues
  • Added: 29 Apr 2021
  • Find a Grave Memorial 226158426
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/226158426/catarina-of_guimar%C3%A3es : accessed ), memorial page for Catarina of Guimarães (18 Jan 1540–15 Nov 1614), Find a Grave Memorial ID 226158426, citing Convento das Chagas, Vila Viçosa, Vila Viçosa Municipality, Évora, Portugal ; Maintained by rodrigues (contributor 50441930) .