Person:Childebrand (1)

Childebrand d'Herstal, Count in Burgundy
b.Est 695
d.Aft 751
m. Est 685
  1. Charles Martel _____Abt 690 - 741
  2. Childebrand d'Herstal, Count in BurgundyEst 695 - Aft 751
  • HChildebrand d'Herstal, Count in BurgundyEst 695 - Aft 751
  1. Nibelung _____, the HistorianEst 720 - Bef 786
Facts and Events
Name[1] Childebrand d'Herstal, Count in Burgundy
Gender Male
Birth[2] Est 695
Marriage to Unknown
Death[1] Aft 751
Reference Number? Q932424?

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Childebrand I (678, Heristal - 751) was a Frankish duke (dux), son of Pepin of Heristal and Alpaida, brother of Charles Martel. He married Emma of Austrasia and was given Burgundy by his father. He distinguished himself in the expulsion of the Saracens from France.

He was the patron of the continuator of the Chronicle of Fredegar, as was his son Nibelung I.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 CHILDEBRAND (-after 751, maybe after 762)., in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  2. Birth year estimated based on estimated birth year of his (half-)brother Charles Martel