Person:Adélaïde d'Aquitaine (2)

Adélaïde d'Aquitaine
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Name[4] Adélaïde d'Aquitaine
Alt Name[4] Adèle de Poitiers
Alt Name Adela
Gender Female
Birth[4] abt 945 Aquitaine, FranceHouse of Ramnulfids
Alt Birth? abt 0952 Poitiers, Vienne, France"of Poitou"
Alt Birth? abt 0952 Bayern, Germany
Marriage 0968 Paris, Paris, Franceto Hugues Capet
Death[1][4] 1004 Paris, Paris, France
Ancestral File Number Q232425?

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Adbelahide or Adele or Adelaide of Aquitaine (or Adelaide of Poitiers) (c. 945 or 952 – 1004) was the daughter of William III, Duke of Aquitaine and Adele of Normandy, daughter of Rollo of Normandy.

Her father used her as security for a truce with Hugh Capet, whom she married in 969. In 987, after the death of Louis V, the last Carolingian king of France, Hugh was elected the new king with Adelaide as queen. They were proclaimed at Senlis and blessed at Noyon. They were the founders of the Capetian dynasty of France.

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Disputed Lineages

The attribution of Otto of Germany and Adelheide of Italy as parents for Adelaide of Aquitaine appears to be incorrect.

  1. Adelaide of Aquitaine, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Roberts, Gary Boyd. Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants. (Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, 2004), p. 548.
  3.   Adélaïde, in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Biographie en Wikipedia FR, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, [[1]], trouvée 2015, Secondary quality.

    Adélaïde d'Aquitaine ou Adèle (ou Adélaïde de Poitiers) (vers 945 - 1004), reine des Francs, est la fille du comte de Poitiers et duc d'Aquitaine, Guillaume III dit Tête d'Étoupe et d'Adèle de Normandie, fille de Rollon.