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  • Name TRAVA, Teresa Fernandez de 
    Birth 1117  Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Burial Feb 1180 
    Death 6 Feb 1180  Leon, Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WAC 1 Dec 2000  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I29513  Joseph Smith Sr and Lucy Mack Smith
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2021 

    Family ID F16634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family LEON, Fernando Alfonsez II ,   b. 1137, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this locationToledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spaind. 22 Jan 1188, Benavente, Zamora, Castile-León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 51 years) 
    Marriage Bef 7 Oct 1178  León, Castile-León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F16210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2022 

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    • Teresa Fernández de Traba (died 6 February 1180, León) was the queen consort of León (1178–1180) during the reign of Ferdinand II.

      Teresa was the illegitimate daughter of Count Fernando Pérez de Traba, Lord of Trastamara and his mistress, Theresa, Countess of Portugal. She was already married to Count Nuño Pérez de Lara in 1152 when both ceded Castronuño to its inhabitants and established its borders, maintaining certain rights over the village after King Alfonso VII of León and Castile donated it in 1156 or 1157 to the Knights Hospitaller.[1] On 29 January 1160 Teresa and husband Nuño founded the Cistercian convent of Santa María at Perales,[2] donating to Ozenda, the first abbess, all their properties in Perales and Zorita. In 1174, they gave the bishop of Burgos the village of Barchilona in exchange for all the rights and properties of the hospital in Puente de Fitero which they had founded and donated to the Knights Hospitaller. Following the death of Nuño in 1177, Teresa went to the Leonese court,[3] and there, before 7 October 1178, she married King Ferdinand II of León (1137–1188). Thanks to this marriage, her children lived at the court and boasted of being the offspring of a Queen of León as attested by a charter where her son Álvaro making a donation to the Monastery of Sobrado called himself filius comitis domni Nunonis et regine domne Tarasie.

      She died as a result of childbirth two years later, on 6 February 1180 and was buried at the Royal Pantheon in the Basilica of San Isidoro in León.[3] Her remains were placed in a stone coffin the cover of which bore a half-length effigy of the late queen wearing a dress with tight gem-studded cuffs and neckline. Her hair was loose and a royal crown was placed around her

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    1. [S64] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index.
      Fernando II King of Leon; Male; Spouse: Teresa Fernandez de Trava; Marriage: Before 07 OCT 1178 Of, Leon, Leon, Spain; No source information is available.
      Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church.
      Search performed using PAF Insight on 22 Sep 2004