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Emperor "Charles the Great" Charlemagne
Original name: Karl der Grosse
Birth: c. 742
Death: Jan. 28, 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:
  Pepin of the Franks (714 - 768)
  Berthe de Laon (726 - 783)
 
 Spouse:
  Hildegarde de Vintzgau Herstal (757 - 783)*
 
 Children:
  Louis I of the Franks*
  Adeltrude du Maine*
  Drogo of Metz*
  Pepin Carolingian of Italy*
  Hugh l'Abbe de St Quentin*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertbelle Martel de Vere*
  Adelais Carolingian*
  Chrothias Carolingian*
  Emperor Charlemagne (742 - 814)
   Carloman I (751 - 771)*
 
*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
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- Laura Zimmerman
 Added: Sep. 16, 2017

- PamKH
 Added: Aug. 24, 2017
May you rest in peace, ancestor.We are honored and proud to be a descendant.
- SHARON GRIFFIN
 Added: Aug. 16, 2017
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