Person:Theresa, Countess of Portugal (1)

Theresa _____, Countess of Portugal
  1. Theresa _____, Countess of Portugal1080 - 1130
  2. Elvira of CastilleAbt 1082 - 1151
m. 1124
  1. Teresa Fernandez de Trava - 1180
Facts and Events
Name Theresa _____, Countess of Portugal
Alt Name Theresa of Castile
Alt Name Teresa of León
Alt Name // Teresa Alfonsa, Princess of Castile & Leon
Alt Name Teresa Alfonsa, _____
Alt Name Teresa of León
Gender Female
Birth[1] 1080 Toledo,Toledo,,Spain
Marriage 1093 Villa De Guimara,Braga,,Portugalto Henry _____, of Burgundy, Count of Portugal
Other Marriage Ending Status Divorce
with Henry _____, of Burgundy, Count of Portugal
Marriage 1124 Cohabitation?
to Fernão Peres de Trava
Death[1] 11 Nov 1130 Villa De Guimar,Braga,,Portugal
Reference Number? Q237987?

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Theresa (Portuguese: Teresa; Galician-Portuguese: Tareja or Tareixa; Latin: Tarasia) (1080 – 11 November 1130) was Countess of Portugal, and for a time claimant to be its independent Queen. She rebelled against her half-sister Queen Urraca of León and Castile. She was recognised as Queen by Pope Paschal II in 1116, but was captured and forced to accept Portugal's vassalage to León in 1121, being allowed to keep her royal title. Her political alliance and amorous liaison with Galician nobleman Fernando Pérez de Traba led to her being ousted by her son, Afonso Henriques, who with the support of the Portuguese nobility and clergy, defeated her at the Battle of São Mamede in 1128.

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