Judith de France

Judith de France

Orleans, Departement du Loiret, Centre, France
Death Apr 870 (aged 25)
Auxerre, Departement de l'Yonne, Bourgogne, France
Burial Saint-Omer, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Memorial ID 132281976 · View Source
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French Royalty. Judith, Princesse de France was born circa 844. She was the daughter of Charles I, Roi de France and Ermentrude d'Orléans. Her first husband was Æðelwulf, King of Wessex, son of Ecgbeorht, King of Wessex and Redburga. They were married 0n Oct 1 856 at Verberie sur Oise, France. She married Æthelbald, King of Wessex, son of Æðelwulf, King of Wessex and Osburga in 858 as her second husband. As a result of her marriages Judith Princesse de France was also known as Queen Judith of Wessex as of October 856. Her marriage to Æthelbald, King of Wessex was annulled in 860 on the grounds of consanguinity. She married Baldwin I 'de Ijzeren' Graaf van Vlaanderen circa 863 at Auxerre, France. She was the mother of Baldwin II de Kale Graaf van Vlaanderen, Count de Flanders, born 864 who also went by the nick-name of Baldwin 'the Bald'. She is said to have passed away in April 870.

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