Women in the Middle Ages
Women in the Middle Ages occupied a number of different social roles. Women in the Middle Ages, a period of European history from around the 5th century to the 15th century, held the position of wife,...
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Amalaberga
Amalaberga was the daughter of Amalafrida, daughter of Theodemir, king of the Ostrogoths. Her father is unknown, her uncle was Theodoric the Great. She married Hermanfrid, king of the Thuringii. Th...
Teresa d'Entença
Teresa d'Entença (1300 – 20 October 1327) was the eldest daughter of Gombald d'Entença and his wife Constance of Antillón. She was Countess of Urgell in her own right; however, control over her estate...
Sara de Sancto Aegidio
Sara de Sancto Aegidio (St. Gilles) (also known as Sara of St. Gilles, or Sara de Saint Gilles) is a fourteenth century physician.Sara of Sancto Aegidio lived in Marseille, France. She was the daughte...
Joanna la Beltraneja
Joanna la Beltraneja (21 February 1462 – 12 April 1530) was a claimant to the throne of Castile and queen of Portugal as the wife of her uncle, King Afonso V.
Henry IV of Castile married Joa...
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Catherine of Bjurum
Catherine of Bjurum, in her lifetime called Katarina Karlsdotter in Swedish, also Katarina Gumsehuvud (died 7 September 1450) was the Queen consort of Sweden from 1448 to 1450 and later the Queen cons...
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Beatrice I, Countess of Burgundy
Beatrice of Burgundy (1143 – November 15, 1184) was the only daughter of Renaud III, Count of Burgundy and Agatha of Lorraine. She was the second wife of Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor and ...
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Salomea of Berg
Salomea of Berg (German: Salome von Berg, Polish: Salomea z Bergu) (ca. 1093/1101 – 27 July 1144) was a German noblewoman and by marriage Duchess of Poland.She was the daughter of Swabian Coun...
Constance of Peñafiel
Constance of Peñafiel born Constanza Manuel of Villena (1315/1323 – 13 November 1345) was the daughter of Juan Manuel, Prince of Villena (1282–1348), called "el escritor" (the writer), Duke of Peñafi...
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Beatrice of Castile, Marchioness of Montferrat
Beatrice of Castile (5 November or 6 December 1254-1286) was a daughter of Alfonso X of Castile and his wife Violant of Aragon. She was Marchioness of Montferrat by her marriage and was mother of Iren...
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Joan, Heiress of Navarre
Joan of Navarre (1382 - July 1413, in Béarn) also known as Jeanne d'Évreux or Joanna was the eldest child of Charles III of Navarre by his wife Eleanor, daughter of Henry II of Castile.Joan was a memb...