Luisa de Tenza, Lady of Espinardo

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Luisa de Tenza, Lady of Espinardo, (in full, Spanish: Doña Luisa de Tenza y Cascales Pacheco, señora de las villas de Espinardo, Ontur y del mayorazgo de Celdrán), was a Spanish noblewoman.

Luisa de Tenza was the daughter of Alonso de Tenza, and wife Doña Aldonza de Cascales y Soto, a distant relative of Hernando de Soto. She was Lady of Espinardo, Ontur, Albatana and Mojón Blanco.

She married at Murcia Conquistador Don Luis Fajardo de Córdoba. They were the parents of Don Juan Fajardo de Entenza y de Guevara, Córdoba y Velasco, 1st Marquess of Espinardo, and Don Alonso Fajardo de Entenza, Spanish Governor-General and Captain-General of the Islands of the Philippines from July 3, 1618 to July 1624.

Sources[edit]

  • Hobbs, Nicolas (2007). "Grandes de España" (in Spanish). Retrieved 15 October 2008. 
  • Instituto de Salazar y Castro. Elenco de Grandezas y Titulos Nobiliarios Españoles (in Spanish). periodic publication. 
Spanish nobility
Preceded by
Alonso de Tenza
Lord of Espinardo
1605-1620
Succeeded by
Alonso Fajardo de Entenza