Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart, 15th Duke of Alba

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Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart y Ventimiglia, 15th Duke of Alba (3 June 1821, Palermo, Sicily - 10 July 1881, Madrid, Spain) was a Spanish nobleman.

Biography[edit]

He was the son of Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart, 14th Duke of Alba and Rosalia Ventimiglia y Moncada. He married at Madrid, on 14 February 1848 María Francisca Portocarrero-Palafox y KirkPatrick, 12ª Duchess of Peñaranda and daughter of Cipriano de Palafox y Portocarrero. They had three children:

  • Carlos Maria Fitz-James Stuart y Portocarrero-Palafox, 16th Duke of Alba, a.k.a. Carlos María Fitz-James Stuart, 16th Duke of Alba, born 4 December 1848.
  • María de la Asuncion Fitz-James-Stuart y Portocarrero-Palafox, 3rd Duchess of Galisteo, born 17 August 1851.
  • María Luisa Fitz-James Stuart y Portocarrero_Palafox, 19ª Duchess of Montoroso, born 19 October 1853.

The co-lateral titles of this 15 Duke of Alba were:

  • Órdenes
  • Great Cross of the Portuguese Order of N.S. da Conceição de Vila Viçosa (188) - 1868.

References[edit]

Spanish nobility
Preceded by
Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart
Duke of Alba
1835 – 1881
Succeeded by
Carlos María Fitz-James Stuart
Peerage of England
Preceded by
Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart
Duke of Berwick
1835 – 1881
Succeeded by
Carlos María Fitz-James Stuart
Italian nobility
Preceded by
Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart
Count of Modica
1835 – 1881
Succeeded by
Carlos María Fitz-James Stuart