Chichimecacihuatzin I

Chichimecacihuatzin I (About this soundNahuatl pronunciation ) was a Queen consort of Tenochtitlan - Aztec empress.[1]

Chichimecacihuatzin I
Queen consort of Tenochtitlan
SpouseMoctezuma I (cousin)
IssuePrincess Atotoztli II
Princess Chichimecacihuatzin II
Prince Iquehuacatzin?
Prince Mahchimaleh?
FatherCuauhtototzin

FamilyEdit

 
Moctezuma I was both cousin and husband of Chichimecacihuatzin

Chichimecacihuatzin was a daughter of king Cuauhtototzin, granddaughter of king Tezcacohuatzin, niece of Queen Miahuaxihuitl and cousin-wife of Emperor Moctezuma I. She had at least one child with him, Princess Atotoztli II. It is likely she had another daughter, Chichimecacihuatzin II.

It is possible that her sons were Princes Iquehuacatzin and Mahchimaleh.

Chichimecacihuatzin was a grandmother of emperors Axayacatl, Tizoc and Ahuitzotl and great-grandmother of Moctezuma II and Cuitláhuac. Chichimecacihuatzin was also a grandmother of queen Chalchiuhnenetzin.

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NotesEdit

  • Factional Competition and Political Development in the New World by Elizabeth M. Brumfiel and John W. Fox

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Factional Competition and Political Development in the New World by Elizabeth M. Brumfiel and John W. Fox

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Regnal titles
Preceded by
Wives of Itzcoatl
Queen of Tenochtitlan
1440–1469
(estimated)
Succeeded by
Wives of Axayacatl