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Henrique Alemao

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Lineage Jagiellon
Sex Male
Full name (at birth) Henrique Alemao
[1]

Events

child birth: Alves Henriques (de Girao) [Henriques]

child birth: Sigismund Henriques (de Girão) [Henriques]

marriage: Władysław III of Poland (Henry the German) [Jagiellon] b. 31 October 1424 d. 10 November 1444, Ana Enriques (Avis) [Aviz]

residence: Madeira, Cabo Girão

title: Knight of Saint Catherine

title: Prince of Poland

Notes

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Contemporary of Prester John

Which Henry?

Although Henry the Navigator is traditionallyRef needed ! associated with the expansion of Portuguese interests in Socotra and Ethiopia, dates for these events make is unlikely that Henry the Navigator was the individual who aided Queen Elena of Ethiopia in slowing the advance of the Ottoman Empire in that region. Henry the Navigator died in 1460 years before Elena wrote to the court of Portugal seeking an alliance. The most likely Henry (of Madiera) who was appointed the captaincy was Henry the German the son in law of Henry the NavigatorRef needed !.

[edit] Sources

  1. Madeira and Porto Santo By Rodney Bolt -


From grandparents to grandchildren

 
== 1 ==
Władysław III of Poland (Henry the German)
birth: 31 October 1424
marriage: Henrique Alemao , Ana Enriques (Avis)
title: from 1434 - 1444, King of Poland
title: from 1440 - 1444, King of Hungary
death: 10 November 1444, Varna, Bulgaria, Body never found, Sarcophagus is symbolic
death: after 1460
Henrique Alemao
marriage: Władysław III of Poland (Henry the German) , Ana Enriques (Avis)
residence: Madeira, Cabo Girão
title: Knight of Saint Catherine
title: Prince of Poland
== 1 ==
Children
Children

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