Person:Gerberga Of Saxony (4)

Gerberga , of Saxony
Facts and Events
Name Gerberga , of Saxony
Gender Female
Birth[5] abt 914 Nordhausen, Sachsen, Preußen, Germany
Marriage est 929 to Gilbert , Duke of Lorraine
Marriage late 939 to Louis IV , of France
Occupation? 959 Soissons, Soissons, Aisne, FranceAbbess of Notre Dame de Soissons
Other? House of Liudolfings
Death[5] 5 May 984 Reims, Reims, Marne, France
Ancestral File Number 9HMH-DF
Ancestral File Number GXQL-GK
Burial[5] Reims, Reims, Marne, FranceReims Abbey


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Gerberga of Saxony (also Gerberga of France) (c. 913–5 May 968/9 or 984?) was a member of the Ottonian dynasty and a descendant of Charlemagne. Her first husband was Gilbert, Duke of Lorraine. Her second husband was Louis IV of France. Contemporary sources describe her as a highly educated, intelligent and forceful political player.

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Gerberga of Saxony. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
References
  1.   Stuart, Roderick W. Royalty for Commoners. (Genealogical Publishing Company, 1992, 2nd ed.), p. 70.
  2.   Frederick Lewis Weis. Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America bef 1760. (Name: 7th ed Genealogical Publishing, Baltimore 1992;), line 50 p 51.

    d of Henry the Fowler, no mother

  3.   Dettlev Schwennicke, ed. Europäische Stammtafeln (Schwennicke edition). (Name: Verlag von J.A. Stargardt, Berlin, started being published in 1978;), i, 95, ii, 1.
  4.   Gerberga of Saxony, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 GERBERGA (Nordhausen [913/14]-Reims 5 May 984, bur Abbaye de Reims)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  6.   Gerberge von Sachsen, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  7.   Gerberga, in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.