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Elvira of Castile

Female Abt 1097 - 1135  (~ 38 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Elvira of Castile was born about 1097 (daughter of Alfonso VI, King of Leon, Castile, and Galicia and Isabel); died in 1135.

    Elvira married Roger II, King of Sicily in 1120. Roger (son of Roger I d'Hauteville and Adelaide de Savona) was born between 22 Dec 1095 and 1097; died between 27 Jan 1154 and 26 Feb 1154. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Roger was born about 1121; died on 12 May 1148.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Alfonso VI, King of Leon, Castile, and Galicia was born about 1039 (son of Ferdinand I, King of Leon and Sancha of Leon); died on 1 Jul 1109 in Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain; was buried in Royal Monastery of San Benito, Sahagun, León, Spain.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 30 Jun 1109, Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain

    Alfonso married Isabel. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Isabel
    Children:
    1. 1. Elvira of Castile was born about 1097; died in 1135.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ferdinand I, King of Leon was born about 1016 (son of Sancho Garcés III "el Mayor", King of Navarre and Munia Mayor of Castile); died on 27 Dec 1065 in León, León, Spain.

    Ferdinand married Sancha of Leon. Sancha (daughter of Alfonso V, King of Leon and Elvira Menéndez) was born in 1013; died on 27 Nov 1067. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Sancha of Leon was born in 1013 (daughter of Alfonso V, King of Leon and Elvira Menéndez); died on 27 Nov 1067.
    Children:
    1. 2. Alfonso VI, King of Leon, Castile, and Galicia was born about 1039; died on 1 Jul 1109 in Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain; was buried in Royal Monastery of San Benito, Sahagun, León, Spain.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Sancho Garcés III "el Mayor", King of Navarre was born about 990 (son of Garcia Sanchez II, King of Navarre and Jimena Fernandez); died on 18 Oct 1035.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Between 990 and 992

    Notes:

    Count of Aragón and Castile. "Sancho Garces III, first appears as king in 1004, he would reign for 3 decades and came to be called Sancho el Mayor (the Great). He was successful in overthrowing the submission his family had been forced into over the previous three generations." [Todd A. Farmerie, citation details below.]

    Sancho married Munia Mayor of Castile in 1010. Munia (daughter of Sancho Garcia and Urraca Gomez) died 1032 or after 1066. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Munia Mayor of Castile (daughter of Sancho Garcia and Urraca Gomez); died 1032 or after 1066.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 13 Jul 1066

    Notes:

    Also called Muniadona.

    Children:
    1. Garcia Sanchez III, King of Pamplona died on 15 Sep 1054.
    2. 4. Ferdinand I, King of Leon was born about 1016; died on 27 Dec 1065 in León, León, Spain.

  3. 10.  Alfonso V, King of Leon was born about 996 (son of Bermudo II, King of Galicia & Leon and Elvira Garcia); died in 1027; was buried in Monastery of San Isidoro, León, Spain.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1028

    Alfonso married Elvira Menéndez in 1013. Elvira (daughter of Menendo Goncalves and Toda de Coimbra) was born about 995; died on 2 Dec 1022; was buried in Monastery of San Isidoro, León, Spain. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Elvira Menéndez was born about 995 (daughter of Menendo Goncalves and Toda de Coimbra); died on 2 Dec 1022; was buried in Monastery of San Isidoro, León, Spain.
    Children:
    1. 5. Sancha of Leon was born in 1013; died on 27 Nov 1067.