Charlemagne, King of the Franks, Emperor of the Romans

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Charlemagne, King of the Franks, Emperor of the Romans, son of Pépin III "le Bref," King of the Franks and Berthe, was born 2 April 748.1,2,3 He died at Aix la Chapelle, France, 28 January 814.1,3,4

His first wife is not reported;5 he married (2) Hildegarde, daughter of Gerold, Count and Imma, about 771;5,6,4,3 he married (3) Fastrada (---), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), in 783.5

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Family 1

Hildegarde b. 758, d. 30 Apr 783
Children

Family 2

Fastrada (---)

Citations

  1. [S1954] Stewart Baldwin, The Henry Project: The Ancestors of King Henry II of England: An Experiment in Cooperative Medieval Genealogy on the Internet, http://sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/prov/charl000.htm, accessed Oct 2017. Hereinafter cited as Baldwin, The Henry Project.
  2. [S89] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr. and David Faris, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700: The Lineage of Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and Some of Their Descendants, 7th ed. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1992), 50-13, 190-13, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed.
  3. [S95] John Brooks Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury (1611 - 1695) and His Wife Mary (Perkins) Bradbury (1615 - 1700) of Salisbury, Massachusetts, 3rd ed. (Madison, Wisconsin: p.p., 2006), 561-568, further cited as Threlfall, The Ancestry of Thomas Bradbury.
  4. [S89] Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed., 50-13.
  5. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Five vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 5:483 (App A1), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  6. [S89] Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed., 190-13.
  7. [S1954] Baldwin, The Henry Project, http://sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/prov/pepin000.htm, accessed Oct 2017.
  8. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 5:483 (App A2).
  9. [S1947] Richardson, Royal Ancestry, 5:493 (App B2).