Ermengarde of Hesbaye, born about 778 and died October 3, 818. She was Queen of the Franks and Holy Roman Empress as the wife of Emperor Louis I. She was the daughter of Ingram, count of Hesbaye, and Hedwig of Bavaria.
In 794/5 Ermengarde married Louis the Pious, king of Aquitania, king of Franks, king of Italy, ruler of the Holy Roman Empire.
She had six children:
Lothair I, born 795 in Altdorf, Bavaria
Pepin I of Aquitaine, born 797
Adelaide, born ca. 799
Possible wife of Robert the Strong, possible mother of Odo, Count of Paris and Robert I of France.
Rotrude, born 800
Hildegard / Matilda, born ca. 802
Wife of Gerard, Count of Auvergne, possible mother of Ranulf I of Poitiers.
Louis the German, born ca. 805
She died at Angers, France on October 3, 818. A few years after her death, her husband remarried to Judith of Bavaria, who bore him Charles the Bald.
Louis I of the Franks
Princess Adelaide Tours*
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Record added: Sep 27, 2012
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