On this date in our family history . . . the 5th day of May . . . in the year 1210 . . . Afonso III of Portugal is born in Coimbra in the Kingdom of Portugal . . . this future King of Portugal is currently believed to be a 22nd great-grandpa to our Josephine (1842-1899) . . . who is a 2nd great-grandma to the Keeper of this blog . . .