Violante Manuel

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Violante Manuel
Born c. 1265
Died 1314 (aged 48–49)
Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal
Burial Dominican monastery, Lisbon, Portugal
Spouse Afonso of Portugal, Lord of Portalegre
Issue Afonso of Portugal, Lord of Leiria
Maria, Lady of Meneses and Orduña
Isabel, Lady of Penela
Constança, Lady of Portalegre
Beatriz, Lady of Lemos
House Ivrea
Father Manuel of Castile
Mother Constance of Aragon
Religion Roman Catholicism

Violante Manuel of Castile (c. 1265 – Lisbon, 1314) was a Castilian noble, daughter of Manuel of Castile and his first wife Constance of Aragon. She was Lady of Elche, Elda, Novelda, Medellín and half of Peñafiel in her own right.

Tomb of Violante Manuel[edit]

At her death, the body of Violante Manuel was buried in the Convent of Santo Domingo, but was destroyed because of 1755 Lisbon earthquake.


With her husband Afonso of Portugal, Lord of Portalegre, she had five children: