Jorge De Lencastre, 2nd Duke of Coimbra

Jorge De Lencastre, 2nd Duke Of Coimbra

Jorge de Lencastre (or George of Portugal) (Jorge: ) (1481–1550) was a Portuguese Prince, illegitimate son of King John II of Portugal and Ana de Mendonça, a maid of Joanna la Beltraneja. He became the second Duke of Coimbra in 1509. He was also master of the Order of Santiago and administrator of the Order of Aviz from 1492 to 1550.

Read more about Jorge De Lencastre, 2nd Duke Of Coimbra:  Early Life, Succession Campaign, During Manuel's Reign, Later Years, Marriage

Other articles related to "dukes, duke, duke of coimbra, 2nd, de, jorge":

Afonso Of Lencastre
... of Lencastre (1597—1654), was a Portuguese nobleman, son of the 3rd Dukes of Aveiro, Álvaro and Juliana of Lencastre ... This family descended from the Infante George of Lencastre, therefore they had royal blood ... IV granted him, by a decree issued in 23 March 1642, the new titles of Duke of Abrantes and Marquis of Sardoal ...
Marquis Of Torres Novas - List of The Marquesses of Torres Novas
... Lencastre (1501–1571), son of Infante George, Duke of Coimbra (therefore grandson of King John II of Portugal) ... Later he became the 1st Duke of Aveiro George of Lencastre (1548–1578), his son, became 2nd Duke of Aveiro George of Lencastre (1594–1634), his grandson ...
Denis Of Braganza, Count Of Lemos
... was the younger son of Fernando II, Duke of Braganza and Isabella of Viseu who was a daughter of Infante Fernando, Duke of Viseu and Beatrice of Portugal ... He married Beatriz de Castro Osório, 6th Countess of Lemos, in 1501, among their descendents are future Dukes of Braganza and John IV of Portugal ... Dinis and Beatriz had four children Fernando Rodrigues de Castro (1505–1575) Afonso de Lencastre Isabel de Lencastre (1514–1558) Maria de Lencastre ...
Álvaro Of Lencastre, 3rd Duke Of Aveiro
... (1540–1626) was the son of Afonso of Lencastre, second son of infante George of Lencastre, 2nd Duke of Coimbra ...
Jorge De Lencastre, 2nd Duke Of Coimbra - Marriage
... In 1500, Jorge married Beatriz de Vilhena, daughter of Álvaro of Braganza, brother of the Ferdinand II, Duke of Braganza ... Jorge had several children of his marriage with Beatriz de Vilhena João de Lencastre, 1st Duke of Aveiro Afonso de Lencastre, Comendador-mor of São Tiago Lu ... Jorge died in the castle of Palmela on July 22, 1550 ...

Famous quotes containing the word duke:

    Autumn in New York, why does it seem so inviting?
    —Vernon Duke (1903–1969)