Bodegeisel Dux Of Metz
Facts and Events
"He appears to have been Governor of Aquitaine and was murdered at Carthage returning fro m an embassy at Constantinople in 588" [RFC 171:47]
Bodegeisel II, duc d' Aquitaine1,2 b. circa 555, #7665 Pedigree Appears on charts:
Pedigree for Carolus I Magnus, empereur auguste
Bodegeisel II, duc d' Aquitaine was the son of Mummolen who came from Soissons.3 He was born circa 555. He was the son of Gondolfus, Bishop of Tongres and N. N. d'Angoulême. He married Chrodoare, abbesse d'Amay before 582. He was Frankish Ambassador to Byzantium in 589.4 He died in Carthage, Africa. As an envoy of King Childebert to the Emperor Maurice, he was murdered while enroute to Constantinople.3
Child of Bodegeisel II, duc d' Aquitaine and Chrodoare, abbesse d'Amay: Arnulf, évêque de Metz+ b. c 13 Aug 582, d. 18 Jul 640
[S206] With additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. and assisted by David Faris Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1992), 190-7. Hereinafter cited as Weis: AR 7th ed.. [S204] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners: The Complete Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, Kings of England, and Queen Philippa (.: ., 3rd Ed., 1998), 171-47. Hereinafter cited as RfC. [S227] Bishop of Tours Gregory, Historia Francorum (The History of the Franks) (London, England: Penguin Books, Ltd., 1974), pg. 548. Hereinafter cited as GT. [S1132] "A 4000-Year Old DFA", App. A:2, A 4000-Year Old Descent from Antiquity: From the 12th Egyptian Dynasty to the Capetians and Beyond., online soc.medieval.gen, printout dated May 2001. Previously published in hard copy (.: ., 1995–1998). Hereinafter cited as "DFA (4000 yr)".