José of Braganza, Archbishop of Braga
|Archbishop of Braga|
May 6, 1703|
Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal
June 3, 1756|
Ponte de Lima
|House||House of Braganza|
|Father||Pedro II of Portugal|
|Mother||Francisca Clara da Silva|
José of Braganza, Archbishop of Braga (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ]; English: Joseph; Lisbon, May 6, 1703-Ponte de Lima, June 3, 1756) was a natural son of Portuguese King Peter II and a Portuguese lady named Francisca Clara da Silva.
He built in Braga the Sete Fontes a water supply system.
He is buried in the same city.
He was succeeded in his position by another natural-born noble, Gaspar of Braganza, son of his half-brother John V of Portugal.