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Charles II "the Bald", Holy Roman Emperor and King of France

Charles II "the Bald", Holy Roman Emperor and King of France

Male 828 - 877  (49 years)

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  • Name Charles II  
    Born 13 Jun 828  Frankfurt-am-Main, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    Reign From 840 to 877  [1
    Land/House 843 
    Crowned 869 
    Crowned 875 
    Reign From 875 to 877  [1
    Died 6 Oct 877  Brides-les-Bains, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    Buried Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Person ID I3069  | Roy Line, Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2021 

    Father Louis I "the Pious", Holy Roman Emperor,   b. Aug 778, Haute-Garonne, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 841, near Mainz Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Judith of Bavaria,   b. Abt 800, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 843, Tours, Centre-Val de Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married Feb 819 
    Family ID F2343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ermentrude of Orléans,   b. 27 Sep 830,   d. 6 Oct 869, Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Married 14 Dec 842  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Age at Marriage He was 14 years - She was 12 years 
    Children 
    +1. Louis II "the Stammerer", Holy Roman Emperor,   b. 1 Sep 846,   d. 10 Apr 879, Compiègne, Oise, Hauts-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     2. Charles
     3. Carolman, Abbott of St Médard Soiss ,   b. Abt 849
    +4. Judith of France, Princess of France,   b. Abt 846, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 870  (Age ~ 25 years)
     5. Lothar
     6. Ermentrude, Abbess of Hasnon
     7. Hildegarde
     8. Gisele
     9. Rotrude of Poitiers, Abbess of St. Radegund
     10. Drogo
     11. Pippin
    +12. Hersent of France
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Richardis of Metz  [4, 5
    Married 25 Nov 870  [5
    Age at Marriage He was 42 years - She was ?? 
    Children 
    +1. Roheut,   b. Abt 870
    +2. Rothilde of Neustria,   b. Abt 871,   d. Abt 22 Mar 928  (Age ~ 57 years)
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: Sewell gives his birth date as 13 June 823. [5]
    • Birth: von Redlich (1941) gives his birth date as 23 June 823. [6]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jun 828 - Frankfurt-am-Main, Hesse, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Oct 877 - Brides-les-Bains, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Basilica of Saint-Denis, St. Denis, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Charles the Bald
    Charles the Bald
    Charles the Bald
    Charles the Bald
    Coin of Charles the Bald
    Coin of Charles the Bald

  • 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. [S1851] Wolf, Armin. "Who was Agatha, the Ancestress of Scottish and English Kings?", (Vowchurch, UK: Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2011), Secondary Source.

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

    4. [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.

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

    6. [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.

    7. [S1493] Moriarty, G. Andrews. "Genealogical Research in Europe: The Parentage of Count Wugrim of Angoulême" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CX, January 1956), Secondary Source.