Mariana Victoria o Spain

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Mariana Victoria o Spain
Portrait of Queen Mariana Vitória by Miguel Antonio do Amaral.jpg
Queen Mariana Vitória bi Miguel Antonio do Amaral.
Queen of Portugal
Tenur31 Julie 1750 – 24 Februar 1777
Born31 Mairch 1718(1718-03-31)
Ryal Alcázar, Madrid, Spain
Dee'd15 Januar 1781(1781-01-15) (aged 62)
Barraca Real o Ajuda, Portugal
Buirial17 Januar 1781
Monastery o São Vicente, Portugal
SpouseJoseph I o Portugal
IssueMaria I, Queen o Portugal
Infanta Maria Ana Francisca
Infanta Maria Doroteia
Benedita, Princess o Brazil
Full name
Mariana Victoria de Borbón y Farnesio
HooseHoose o Braganza
Bourbons o Spain (bi birth)
FaitherPhilip V o Spain
MitherElisabeth Farnese
Coat of Arms of Mariana Victoria of Spain, Queen of Portugal (Arms of Alliance Variant).svg

Mariana Victoria o Spain wis an Infanta o Spain bi birth an wis later the Queen consort o Portugal as wife of Keeng Joseph I. The eldest dochter o Philip V o Spain an Elisabeth Farnese, she wis named in honour o her grandmother Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie. Engaged tae Louis XV o Fraunce aged seiven. Rejected due tae her age, the mairiage never teuk place an she wis sent back tae Spain. In 1729 she mairit the son o John V o Portugal. Her husband became King in Julie 1750. The mither o Maria I o Portugal she an aa acted as regent o Portugal during the last months o her husbands life an acted as advisor tae her dochter in her reign. She witnessed the 1755 Lisbon yirdquauk. She wis named in honour o her paternal grandmither Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie.

Time in Fraunce[eedit | eedit soorce]

Unner the influence o the Duke o Bourbon (Prime Meenister o Fraunce an grandson o Louis XIV) she wis engaged tae the young King Louis XV o Fraunce at the age o seiven when she moved tae the Palace o Versailles an wis placed in the care o the Dowager Princess o Conti. Due tae her age she wis unable tae hae childer an wis sent back tae Spain in 1729. This caused a rift atween the ryal coorts o Spain an Fraunce.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 19 Januar 1729 at Elvas in Portugal, the Infanta Mariana Victoria wis mairit tae the Infante José, "Prince o Brazil", son an heir o John V o Portugal.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Maria I o Portugal (17 December 1734 – 20 Mairch 1816) mairit Infante Pedro o Portugal an haed issue. Later queen o Portugal.
  2. Infanta Maria Ana Francisca o Portugal (7 October 1736 – 6 Mey 1813) died unmairit.
  3. Infanta Doroteia o Portugal (21 September 1739 – 14 Januar 1771) died unmairit.
  4. Infanta Benedita o Portugal (25 Juli 1746 – 18 August 1829) mairit Infante José, Prince o Brazil, nae issue.

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 31 Mairch 1718 – 19 Januar 1729 Her Ryal Highness The Infanta Dona Mariana Victoria o Spain.
  • 19 Januar 1729 – 31 Julie 1750 Her Ryal Highness the Princess o Brazil, Duchess o Braganza.
  • 31 Julie 1750 – 29 November 1776 Her Maist Faithful Majesty the Queen o Portugal an the Algarves.
  • 29 November 1776 – 24 Februar 1777 Her Maist Faithful Majesty the Queen Regent o Portugal an the Algarves.
  • 24 Februar 1777 – 15 Januar 1781 Her Maist Faithful Majesty the Queen Mither o Portugal an the Algarves.

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