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Emperor "Charles the Great" Charlemagne
Original name: Karl der Grosse
Birth: c. 742
Death: 814

King Charles I ('The Great'), Emperor of Frankenreich (roughly today's Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Northern Italy, Austria, Switzerland and Hungary). He was later sainted. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  King Pepin (714 - 768)
  Berthe de Laon (726 - 783)
 
 Spouse:
  Hildegarde Empress Of The West (757 - 783)*
 
 Children:
  Drogo of Metz*
  Louis I of the Franks*
 
 Sibling:
   King Carloman (____ - 771)*
  Emperor Charlemagne (742 - 814)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cathedral of Aachen
Aachen
Aachener Stadtkreis
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Plot: The Shrine of Karl der Große
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 12, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6623
Emperor Charles the Great Charlemagne
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Emperor Charles the Great Charlemagne
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My 33rd, 34th, 35th, 36th, 37th, 38th, 39th, 40th, 41st, and 42nd great grandfather.
- To Whom Do We Belong
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015
Rest in peace Sire. 42nd great grandfather
- Alan Echols
 Added: Jan. 22, 2015
With love and respect for my 35th great-grandfather, an incredible leader and human being. Sit tibi requiem, avus carus.
- Karat57
 Added: Jan. 18, 2015
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