Catherine (Braganza) Stuart
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Catarina Henriqueta (Braganza) Stuart (1638 - 1705)

Queen Catarina Henriqueta (Catherine) "Queen of England, Queen of Scotland" Stuart formerly Braganza
Born in Vila Vicosa, Lisbon, Portugalmap
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Wife of — married 21 May 1662 (to 6 Feb 1685) in Domus Dei, Portsmouth, Hampshire, Englandmap
Died at age 67 in Bemposta, Palace, Lisbon, Portugalmap
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Catherine (Braganza) Stuart is Notable.
  • No children.


  • Catherine is credited with popularizing the custom of drinking tea in the English Court. It had already become popular amongst the nobility in Portugal, where she raised.
  • Queens County, New York (aka the Borough of Queens, New York City) is widely believed to be named in her honor, although there is no surviving documentation to prove it.



  • WikiTree profile Braganza-2 created through the import of O'Bryan Family tree.ged on Sep 6, 2011 by Tim Tropeck. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Tim and others.

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