Sancha of Portugal (born 1264)

Infanta Sancha of Portugal (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈsɐ̃ʃɐ]) was a Portuguese infanta (princess), daughter of King Afonso III of Portugal and his second wife Beatrice of Castile

For the daughter of Sancho I of Portugal see: Infanta Sancha, Lady of Alenquer
Infanta Sancha
Born2 February 1264
Kingdom of Portugal
Diedc. 1302
(aged 37-38)
Seville, Crown of Castile
HousePortuguese House of Burgundy
FatherAfonso III
MotherBeatrice of Castile
ReligionRoman Catholicism

Sancha was born on February 2, 1264. Little is known about her life. She lived in Castile and died in Seville c. 1302. She is buried at the Monastery of Alcobaça, Alcobaça.

On May 10, 1705 she was canonized a Catholic saint by Pope Clement XI.

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