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Research Genealogy by Reagan Moore


(Ferdinand II The Catholic King)(Ferdinand II Ferdinand V of Castile)(Ferdinand II House of Trastamara)


  • Born 10 March 1452 - Sada Palace, Sos del Rey Catolico, Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain
  • Deceased 25 January 1516 - Madrigalejo, Caceres, Extremadura, Spain,aged 63 years old
  • King of Aragon (1479-1504, 1506-1516)

 Parents

 Spouses and children

 Siblings

 Half-siblings

On the side of John II of Aragon 1398-1479

 Notes

Individual Note


Name Prefix: King
1468 - King of Sicily
1474-1504 - Succeeded as Ferdinand V of Castile and Leon when his wife's half-brother died.
1479-1516 - King of Aragon, Valencia, and Mallorca; Count of Barcelona

Ferdinand made Isabella joint ruler of Aragon also. They controlled all of Spain except for the kingdom of Navarre and the Moorish emirate of Granada.

1492 - Conquered Granada and ended Muslim influence in Spain. King of Granada.

Ferdinand and Isabella were Roman Catholics, establishing the Inquisition in Spain in 1478 with the consent of Pope Sixtus IV. The inquisition was directed against the "converted" Jews who secretly practiced Judaism. In 1492 they expelled 200,000 Jews from the country.

1492-1516 - King of the islands and lands in the ocean

The Pope Alexander VI divided the lands of South America between Spain and Portugal in 1493. The Treaty of Tordesillas between Spain and Portugal moved the pope's line of demarcation farther west in 1494. At the Treaty of Granada, Louis XII of France and Ferdinand agreed to divide Naples.

1502 - King of Naples

In 1502 France and Spain went to war. France was defeated at the battles of Cerignola and Garigliano in 1503. At the Treaty of Blois in 1505, France ceded Naples to Spain, leaving Spain in control of southern Italy. The League of Cambrai, formed in 1508 with Louis XII of France and Emperor Maximilian was an alliance against Venice. In 1511, Ferdinand joined a Holy League with Venice and Henry VIII against Louis XII of France. In 1512, the Swiss joined the league and the French were driven out of Milan.

1512-1516 - Became King of Navarre, King of Corsica and Sardinia; Count of Urgel, Besalo, Roselion, and Cerdana; Titular Duke of Athens and Neopatrai

Knight of the Golden Fleece, ,, ,
Source:
- Book - Gardner, Laurence - Bloodline of the Holy Grail - Barnes & Noble
- Book - Cooke, Jean, Ann Kramer, Theodore Rowland-Entwistle - History's Timeline - Barnes and Noble, Inc. 1996 (,)

 Sources

  • Individual: Book - of Albany, Prince Michael - The Forgotten Monarchy of Scotland - Element Books Inc., Boston 1998 - 1590 - p 442
    Book - Berenger, Jean - A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700 - Longman, New York, 1994
    Book - Kings and Queens - Diamond Books, 1994 - Diagram Visual Information Limited
    Book - Prescott, William Hickling - History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella - The Heritage Press, New York, 1962
    Book - Ashley, Mike - The Mammoth Book of British Kings and Queens - Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc. New York, 1998 - p 635
    Book - Payne, Stanley G. - A History of Spain and Portugal - Univeristy of Wisconsin Press, 1973 - DP66 P382
    chart - Taute, Anne - University of North Carolina Press - Kings and Queens of Europe - 1989
    Book - Williamson, David - Debrett’s Kings and Queens of Europe - Salem House Publishers, 1988 - 929.7 Wil
    Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Neue Folge - Vittorio Klostermann, Frankfurt am Main, 1998 - I.1 - Table 42, Table 139
    Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europaischen Staaten - Verlag von J. A. Stargardt - 2 - Table 14A, Table 40, Table 65, Table 66, Table 67, Table 87
    Book - Roberts, Gary Boyd - Ancestors of American Presidents - New England Historical Genealogical Society; Boston Massachusetts, 1995
    Book - Richardson, Douglas - Plantagenet Ancestry - Everingham, Kimball G. - Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004
    Book - Palmer, R.R. and Joel Colton - A History of the Modern World - Alfred A Knopf
    Book - von Redlich, Marcellus Donald R. - Pedigrees of some of the Emperor Charlemagne’s Descendants - Genealogical Publishing Co. - 1
    Book - Williams, George - Papal Genealogy, the Families and Descendants of the Popes - McFarland & Company
    Web Site - Harrison, Bruce - The Family Forest Descendants of King Edward III of England and Queen Philippa of Hainault - http://www.familyforest.com - 12 Jun 2011
    chart - CoreGEN3 Research Genealogy - Notable Persons
    Book - Hansen, Charles M., Thompson, Neil D. - The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England, A Medieval Heritage - McNaughton & Gunn, Inc.
  • Birth:
    - Book - Berenger, Jean - A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700 - Longman, New York, 1994
    - Book - Prescott, William Hickling - History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella - The Heritage Press, New York, 1962
    - Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europaischen Staaten - Verlag von J. A. Stargardt - 2 - Table 66
    - Book - Roberts, Gary Boyd - Ancestors of American Presidents - New England Historical Genealogical Society; Boston Massachusetts, 1995
    - Web Site - Harrison, Bruce - The Family Forest Descendants of King Edward III of England and Queen Philippa of Hainault - http://www.familyforest.com - 12 Jun 2011
    - Book - Hansen, Charles M., Thompson, Neil D. - The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England, A Medieval Heritage - McNaughton & Gunn, Inc.
  • Spouse 1:
    - Book - Cooke, Jean, Ann Kramer, Theodore Rowland-Entwistle - History's Timeline - Barnes and Noble, Inc. 1996
    - Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europaischen Staaten - Verlag von J. A. Stargardt - 2 - Table 65, Table 66
    - Web Site - Harrison, Bruce - The Family Forest Descendants of King Edward III of England and Queen Philippa of Hainault - http://www.familyforest.com - 12 Jun 2011
    - Book - Hansen, Charles M., Thompson, Neil D. - The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England, A Medieval Heritage - McNaughton & Gunn, Inc.
  • Spouse 2: Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europaischen Staaten - Verlag von J. A. Stargardt - 2 - Table 14A, Table 66
  • Death:
    - Book - Berenger, Jean - A History of the Habsburg Empire 1273-1700 - Longman, New York, 1994
    - chart - Taute, Anne - University of North Carolina Press - Kings and Queens of Europe - 1989
    - Book - Schwennicke, Detlev - Europaische Stammtafeln, Stammtafeln zur Geschichte der Europaischen Staaten - Verlag von J. A. Stargardt - 2 - Table 14A, Table 65, Table 66
    - Book - Roberts, Gary Boyd - Ancestors of American Presidents - New England Historical Genealogical Society; Boston Massachusetts, 1995
    - Web Site - Harrison, Bruce - The Family Forest Descendants of King Edward III of England and Queen Philippa of Hainault - http://www.familyforest.com - 12 Jun 2011
    - Book - Hansen, Charles M., Thompson, Neil D. - The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England, A Medieval Heritage - McNaughton & Gunn, Inc.

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Ferdinand I of Aragon 1380-1416 Leonora Urraca of Castile 1374-1435 Fadrique Enriquez de Mendoza 1394-1473 Mariana Fernandez de Cordova y Gomez 1403-1431
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John II of Aragon 1398-1479 Juana Enriquez 1425-1468
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Ferdinand II of Aragon 1452-1516