Francisco, Duke of Beja

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Francisco, Duke of Beja Gender: M
Francisco Xavier José António Bento Urbano
born on 25 May 1691 (greg.) at 03:30 (= 03:30 AM )
Place Lisbon, Portugal, 38n43, 9w08
Timezone LMT m9w08 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°59' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 00°13 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 10°07'

Duke of Beja Francisco


Portuguese infante (prince), a son of Peter II, King of Portugal, and his second wife, Maria Sofia of the Palatinate. He died unmarried and without legitimate issue (in spite of two illegitimate children from the nun Mariana da Silveira) on 21 July 1742.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Elementos para a historia do municipio de Lisboa, Volume 9" by Eduardo Freire de Oliveira and A. Esteves Rodrigues da Silva (Typographia universal, 1898), p. 228: "O infante D. Francisco, terceiro filho do consorcio de D. Pedro n com D. Maria Sophia de Neubourg, nasceu em Lisboa, no palacio do Corte Real, das 3 para as 4 horas da madrugada do dia 25 de maio de 1691."

Translation: Prince Francisco, third son of Sophia Maria of Neuburg, consort of Pedro II, was born in Lisbon, in the palace of the Royal Court, between three and four o'clock in the dawn of 25 May 1691.


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