Alfonso II, Count of Provence
Seal of Alfonso II
|Count of Provence|
|Successor||Ramon Berenguer IV|
2 February 1209 (aged 35)|
|Spouse||Garsenda II of Sabran|
Ramon Berenguer IV|
Garsenda of Provence, Viscountess of Béarn
|Father||Alfonso II of Aragon|
|Mother||Sancha of Castile|
Alfonso II (1174 – 1 December 1209) was the second son of Alfonso II of Aragon and Sancha of Castile. His father transferred the County of Provence from his uncle Sancho to him in 1185. Alfonso II was born in Barcelona.
According to explanations in the manuscripts of Gaucelm Faidit's poems, Alfonso was a rival of the troubadour's for the love of Jourdaine d'Embrun.
|Count of Provence
| Succeeded by|
Ramon Berenguer IV