Person:Charles the Simple (1)

Charles III "the Simple" , King of the Franks
b.17 SEP 879 France
d.7 OCT 929 Peronne, , France
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  • WFrederuna
m. Apr 907
  • HCharles III "the Simple" , King of the Franks
  1. Alpais , Princess of France
m. 918
  1. Louis IV , of France
Facts and Events
Name Charles III "the Simple" , King of the Franks
Alt Name Karel III , van West-Francië
Alt Name Karel III , de Eenvoudige van West-Francie
Gender Male
Birth? 17 SEP 879 France
Marriage Apr 907 Franceto Frederuna
Marriage 918 to Eadgifu , of England
Other Marriage Ending Status Divorce
with Eadgifu , of England
Death? 7 OCT 929 Peronne, , France
Occupation? Koning van West-Francië
Alt Death? 07 Oct 929 Dungeon of Peronne, Peronne
Alt Birth? Peronne
Alt Death[10] Chateau Peronne
Other? House of Carolingian
Burial? St Fursi, Peronne, France

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Charles III (17 September 879 – 7 October 929), called the Simple or the Straightforward (from the Latin Carolus Simplex), was the King of Western Francia from 898 until 922 and the King of Lotharingia from 911 until 919–23. He was a member of the Carolingian dynasty.

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  2.   Tab. Gen. Souv. France 22 Tab. IV.
  3.   Die Nachkommen Karls des Grossen, Germ Pub BT, v. 11, p. 3.
  4.   Ahnen Zu Karl der Grossen, Germ FH 694, p. 103.
  5.   Plantagenet Ancestry, Eng. 116, p. 171.
  6.   Anderson's Royal Gen., Eng. 132, p. 451, 616.
  7.   Keiser und Koenig Hist., Gen. Hist. 25, pt. 1, p. 9.
  8.   Betham's Gen. Tab., Eng. 133, Tab. 253.
  9.   CHARLES (posthumously 17 Sep 879-Péronne 7 Oct 929, bur Péronne St Fursy), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  10. Hij is gestorven in de gevangenis, wordt op 28 januari 893 tot koning van West-Francië gekroond te Reims. Hij wordt pas op 1 januari 898 als koning erkend.