Person:Hildegard of Vinzgouw (1)

Hildegard of Vinzgouw, Empress of the Holy Roman Empire
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Name[5] Hildegard of Vinzgouw, Empress of the Holy Roman Empire
Gender Female
Birth[1][5] 0758
Marriage bet 1 Jan 0771 and 30 Apr 0771 Aachen, Rheinland, Preußen, Germanyto Charlemagne
Death[1][5] 30 Apr 0783 Thionville, Moselle, France
Reference Number[1] ? Q234410
Burial? Metz, Moselle, Lorraine, FranceSt. Arnoul Abbey

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Hildegard (758 – 30 April 783) was daughter of the Germanic Count Gerold of Vinzgau and Emma of Alemannia (daughter of Duke Hnabi and Hereswintha vom Bodensee (of Lake Constance)). She was the second wife of Charlemagne, who married her around 771. They had the following children:

  • Charles, (772 or 773–811), Count of Maine from 781, joint King of the Franks with Charlemagne from 800
  • Adelaide (773 or 774)
  • Pippin (773 or 777–810), born Carloman and later renamed at baptism, king of Italy from 781
  • Rotrude (or Hruodrud) (777–810)
  • Louis the Pious, (778–840) king of Aquitaine from 781, emperor from 813 (sole Emperor from 814) until 840
  • Lothair, twin brother of Louis, (778–780) died young in 780
  • Bertha (779–823?)
  • Gisela (781–808?)
  • Hildegarde (782–783?)
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  3.   ES NF Band I.1 Tafel 4, in Gens Nostra 1990, 363.
  4.   Kwartierstatenboek Prometheus XIII, KdG.

    dochter van Gerold I, Frankische graaf, en Imma, dochter van Alamannen-graaf Hnabi; Zij vergezelde Karel in 773 en 781 naar Italië

  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 HILDEGARD (758-Thionville, Moselle 30 Apr 783, bur Metz, église abbatiale de Saint-Arnoul)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
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