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Hugh Capet, King of France

Male 941 - 996  (55 years)


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  • Name Hugh Capet  
    • Hugh was also the Count of Paris, Poitou and Orleans. [1, 3]
    Born 941  [3, 4
    Title(s) 956 
    Crowned 987 
    Reign From 987 to 996 
    Died 24 Oct 996  Paris, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5
    Buried Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Person ID I2991  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2021 

    Father Hugh Magnus "the White", Duke of France and Normandy,   b. Abt 895,   d. 16 Jun 956, Dourdan, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Hedwig of Saxony,   b. Abt 921,   d. 10 May 965  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married Abt 938 
    Family ID F2382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adelainde of Poitou,   b. 945,   d. Abt 1004  (Age 59 years)  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Married 963 - 968  [1, 3
    Age at Marriage He was 27 years - She was 23 years 
    Children 
    +1. Robert II "the Pious", King of France,   b. 27 Mar 972, Orléans, Loiret, Centre-Val de Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1031, Meulan-en-Yvelines, Yvelines, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +2. Hedwig of France,   b. Abt 972,   d. After 1013  (Age ~ 42 years)
     3. Adele of France,   d. Abt 1063
    +4. Gisela, Princess of France
    +5. Edith of France,   d. After 1013
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F2377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: Weis (1982) gives his birth date as after 939. [1]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Oct 996 - Paris, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Weis, Frederick Lewis. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 Fifth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1982), Secondary Source.

    2. [S2000] ------------- Sources Below not Reviewed -------------.

    3. [S60] Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa Fourth Edition, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2002), Secondary Source.

    4. [S65] Sewell, Robert James. Sewell: A History of the Sewell Family from the Earliest Times, (unknown: manuscript, March 2008), Secondary Source.

    5. [S63] von Redlisch, Marcellus Donald Alexander R. Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants volume 1 , (Cottonport, Louisiana: Order of the Crown of Charlemagne, 1941), Tertiary Source.