Ana de Velasco y Girón

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Ana de Velasco y Téllez-Girón
Spouse(s) Teodósio II, Duke of Braganza
Noble family House of Frías
Father Juan Fernández de Velasco, 5th Duke of Frías
Mother Maria Tellez-Giron
Born 1585
Died 7 November 1607(1607-11-07)
Vila Viçosa
The ducal coat of arms of the Andalusian dukes of Osuna, after the Portuguese Secession of 1640 from the Spanish Habsburg, reminding their linkage to the new Portuguese Royal House of Braganza - the first Braganza king, John IV of Portugal (1603 - 1656), was the son of Teodósio II, Duke of Braganza, (1568 - 1630) and Ana de Velasco y Girón, older daughter of Juan Fernández de Velasco, 5th Duke of Frías (1550 - 1634), and granddaughter of Pedro Téllez-Girón, 1st Duke of Osuna and Viceroy of Naples

Ana de Velasco y Téllez-Girón (1585 – Vila Viçosa November 7, 1607) was a Spanish noblewoman and mother of John IV of Portugal, the first Portuguese King of the Braganza Dynasty.

She was the daughter of Juan Fernández de Velasco, 5th Duke of Frías and Maria Tellez-Giron, daughter of Andalusian Duke of Osuna, Pedro Téllez-Girón, 1st Duke of Osuna

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married on June 17, 1603, Teodósio II, Duke of Braganza and had 4 children:

She died at the age of 22.

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