King Ferdinand LEON, II
- Born: Abt 1129-1137, , Castile, Spain
- Married: 1160, , Leon, Spain
- Died: 21 Jan 1188, , Leon, Spain
Other names for Ferdinand were Fernando and LEON King.
Ancestral File Number: 8XPZ-42. User ID: 18909752.
King of LEON 1157-1188.
Marriage Annulled 1175 KQE.
Kings and Queens of Europe, Genealogical Chart, Anne Taute and Romilly Squire, Taute, 1989: "Urraca Daughter of Alfonso I King of Portugal and Mafalda Maurienne & Savoie, Mar Fernando II King of Leon,Annuled 1175...Fernando II, Son of Alfonso VII King of Castilla and Leon and Berenguela of Barcelona, King of Leon 1157-1188, Mar Urraca of Portugal, Died 1188."
Encylcopaedia Britannica, 1981, Micropaedia, Vol I, p232, Alfonso VII: "...his division of his realm between his two sons, Sancho III of Castile and Ferdinand II of Leon, put an end to the concept of empire in medieval Spain."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 91LR-9X Fernando II Born Abt1129, 8XPZ-42 Ferdinand II Born Abt 1137.
Ferdinand married Queen Urraca Portugal LEON, daughter of King Alfonso Henriques PORTUGAL, I and Countess Mafalda Maurienne SAVOY, in 1160 in , Leon, Spain. The marriage ended in divorce. (Queen Urraca Portugal LEON was born in 1151 in Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal and died on 16 Oct 1188 in Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain.)