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Pépin "the Short", King of the Franks

Pépin "the Short", King of the Franks

Male 715 - 768  (53 years)

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  • Name Pépin  
    • Pépin served as Mayor of the Palace. [1]
    Born 714/15  Austrasia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Title(s) 741  [6
    Crowned 751  [1, 6
    Reign From 751 to 768  [1, 6
    Military 753  [6
    Died 24 Sep 768  [1
    Buried Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I3022  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2021 

    Father Charles Martel, Mayor of the Palace,   b. 688, Heristal, Wallonia, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 741, Quierzy, Hauts-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Rotrou of Allemania,   d. 724 
    Family ID F2416  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bertha "Broadfoot",   b. Abt 720, Laon, Hauts-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 783  (Age ~ 63 years)  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Married Abt 740  [3, 6
    Age at Marriage He was 25 years - She was 20 years 
    Children 
    +1. Charlemagne, Holy Roman Emperor,   b. 2 Apr 747, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 814, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Carloman "the Younger", King of Burgundy,   b. 751,   d. 4 Dec 771  (Age 20 years)
     3. Gisela, Abbess of Chelles
     4. Pépin,   d. young
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 714/15 - Austrasia 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

  • Photos
    Pépin the Short
    Pépin the Short

  • 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. [S61] Moriarty, G. Andrews. The Origin of the Carolingians, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Registervolume XCVIII, October 1944 ), Secondary Source.

    5. [S62] Kelley, David H. Genealogical Research in England: A New Consideration of the Carolingians, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume CI, April 1947), Secondary Source.

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