Person:Bégon de Paris (1)

Bégon de Paris
b.abt 755 or 760
Facts and Events
Name[4] Bégon de Paris
Alt Name Beggen , Count of Paris
Alt Name Count Bego I , of Paris
Alt Name Begue I , Count of Paris
Alt Name Begue , Count of Paris and Chamberlain
Alt Name[3] Beggo , Count of Paris
Gender Male
Birth[4] abt 755 or 760
Alt Birth? 776 Paris, France
Title (nobility)[4] 806 Comte de Toulouse, Marquis de Septimanie
Marriage abt 806 to Alpaïs de France
Title (nobility)[4] abt 815 Comte de Paris
Reference Number[1] Q814318?
Death[2][4] 28 Oct 816 Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial[3] 28 Oct 816

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Beggo (died 816) was the son of Gerard I of Paris and Rotrude, daughter of Carloman, son of Charles Martel. He was appointed Count of Toulouse, Duke of Septimania, Duke of Aquitaine, and Margrave of the Hispanic March in 806 and followed his father as Count of Paris in 815.

In 806, William of Gellone abdicated and Charlemagne appointed Beggo to take his place in Toulouse and Gothia. He did not succeed his father in Paris, but was later placed in the comital office there, but did not live long after that.

He married either Amaudru, illegitimate daughter of Charlemagne or her niece, Alpais or Alpheidis, illegitimate daughter of Louis the Pious. Their children were:

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  1. Beggo, Count of Toulouse, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.

    He founded the abby of Saint-Maur-des-Fossés near Paris

  2. BEGO ([755/60]-28 Oct 816), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Bégon, 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 4.4 Biographie a Wikipédia FR, in Wikipedia, [[1]], trouvée 2016, Secondary quality.

    Bégon de Paris (v. 755/760-28 octobre 816) comte de Paris, comte de Toulouse et marquis de Septimanie (Maison des Girardides).