Hildegarde de Vintzgau Herstal

Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death 783 (aged 25–26)
Burial Metz, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Memorial ID 84021764 · View Source
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Hildegard of Vinzgouw, Hildegarde Empress Of The West

She was the daughter of Gerold I Duke of Swabia, Count of Vinzgouw and Count in the Anglachau and Imma Duchess of Swabia. Granddaughter of Gerold Bishop of Mayence and Hnabi, Duke of Alamannia. Born about 757 and died in 783.

Hildegard was the second wife of Charlemagne. They were married about 771, and had the following children:
* Charles, Count of Maine, joint King of the Franks
* Adelaide
* Pippin Carloma, King of Italy
* Rotrude, mistress of Rorgo of Rennes, became a nun
* Louis the Pious, king of Aquitaine and Emperor
* Lothair, twin brother of Louis, died young
* Bertha, mistress of Angilbert
* Gisela, died early
* Hildegarde, died early

After her death, Charlemagne married a third wife, Fastrada. in 784, and had a fourth wife, Luitgard.

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