- d. 24 Oct 998
- 29 May 987 - 24 Oct 998: first "King of the Franks"
- succeeded the last Carolingian king, Louis V.
- p. Hugh the Great, Duke of the Franks and Hedwige of Saxony (c.910-c.965).
- m. 970 Adelaide of Aquitaine a.k.a. Adelaide of Poitiers.
- Gisela, or Gisele m. Hugh I, Count of Ponthieu
- Hedwig, or Hathui m. Reginar IV, Count of Hainaut
- Robert II
- ↑ The Historia Francorum Senonensis records the death in 998 of "Hugo rex" and his burial "in basilica beati Dyonisii martiris Parisius". The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Denis records the death "IX Kal Nov" of "Hugo rex".
- ↑ Elected HUGUES "Capet" King of France by an assembly of nobles at Senlis 29 May 987, after the death of Louis V King of France. He was consecrated at Noyon 1 Jun 987.
- ↑ dau. German king Henry the Fowler
- ↑ Wikipedia: Adelaide of Aquitaine; p. William III, Duke of Aquitaine and Adele of Normandy, daughter of Rollo of Normandy.
|Our main source for medieval genealogy in the EuroAristo Project is the FMG database MEDIEVAL LANDS: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families by Charles Cawley,© Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2000-2013.|
On October 8, 2011 Crickett Lile wrote:
Login to add your own memory.
Searching for someone else?
Do you have a GEDCOM? Login to have every name in your tree searched. It's free (like everything on WikiTree).DNA
No known carriers of Hugh's Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA have taken yDNA or mtDNA tests.
Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? Login to add it.
- Login to edit this profile.
- Private Messages: Contact the Profile Managers privately: Gene Adkins, Tim O'Bryan, and Carlos Raúl Molina. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
- Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
- Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for questions directed to the wider genealogy community.)
On December 23, 2014 at 21:57GMT Bree Ogle wrote:
On November 30, 2014 at 22:00GMT Doug Lockwood wrote:
On September 3, 2014 at 03:42GMT Bob Fields wrote:
On February 12, 2014 at 00:25GMT Vic Watt wrote:
On October 27, 2013 at 20:43GMT Anonymous Anonymous wrote:
Hope you don't mind me doing this without asking.
On February 20, 2012 at 15:11GMT Roger Travis wrote:
On March 7, 2011 at 21:54GMT Krissi Love wrote: