Affonso II "el Gordo," King of Portugal

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Affonso II "el Gordo," King of Portugal, son of Sancho I "el Poblador," King of Portugal & The Algarve and Dulce of Aragon, was born at Coimbra, Portugal, 23 April 1185.1 He died at Coimbra, 25 March 1223,1 and was buried at Alcobaça, Portugal.1

Affonso married Urraca of Castile, daughter of Alfonso VIII "el Noble," King of Castile and Eleanor of England, 1206.1

He also had a son with an unknown mistress.2

Family 1

  • Joãz Affonso2

Family 2

Urraca of Castile b. bef. 28 May 1187, d. 3 Nov 1220
This person was last edited on11 Jul 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 4:406 (Portugal 6), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 3:406 (Portugal 6).
  3. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 4:407 (Portugal 7).