Pedro
Prince of Brazil, Duke of Braganza (more...)
Prince Pedro (seated) and his older sister, Infanta Barbara; by Domenico Duprà.
Born19 October 1712
Lisbon, Portugal
Died29 October 1714
Lisbon, Portugal
Burial
Royal Pantheon, Lisbon, Portugal
Names
Pedro de Alcântara Francisco António João Carlos Xavier de Paula Miguel Rafael
HouseHouse of Braganza
FatherJohn V of Portugal
MotherMaria Anna of Austria
ReligionRoman Catholicism
The Royal Family at the Baptism of Pedro, Prince of Brazil; c. 1712
The Royal Family at the Baptism of Pedro, Prince of Brazil; c. 1712

Pedro, Prince of Brazil (Lisbon, 19 October 1712 – Lisbon, 29 October 1714) was the second child of John V of Portugal and Maria Ana of Austria. He was made Prince of Brazil and Duke of Braganza upon his birth. He died at the age of two, making his brother Joseph (future Joseph I of Portugal) the new Prince of Brazil.

Ancestry

References

  1. ^ Genealogie ascendante jusqu'au quatrieme degre inclusivement de tous les Rois et Princes de maisons souveraines de l'Europe actuellement vivans [Genealogy up to the fourth degree inclusive of all the Kings and Princes of sovereign houses of Europe currently living] (in French). Bourdeaux: Frederic Guillaume Birnstiel. 1768. p. 13.