|Intro||Queen consort of Castile, León and Galicia|
|Countries||County of Barcelona|
|A.K.A.||Bérengère de Castille, Berengere de Castille|
|Death||January 15, 1149 (Palencia)|
Berenguela or Berengaria of Barcelona (1116 – January 15, 1149) was Queen consort of Castile, León and Galicia. She was the daughter of Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona, and Douce I, Countess of Provence.
On November 10/17 1128 in Saldaña, Berengaria married Alfonso VII, King of Castile, León and Galicia. Their children were:
- Sancho III of Castile (1134–1158)
- Ramon, living 1136, died in infancy
- Ferdinand II of León (1137–1188)
- Constance (c. 1138–1160), married Louis VII of France
- Sancha (c. 1139–1179), married Sancho VI of Navarre
- García (c. 1142–1145/6)
- Alfonso (c. 1144–c. 1149)
She died in Palencia, and was buried at the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.
Appearance and character
"She was a very beautiful and extremely graceful young girl who loved chastity and truth and all God-fearing people."
| Queen consort of León and Castile
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