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Chloderic (Merovigian) Franken (0477 - 0509)

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Chloderic "the Parricide, King of the Ripuarian Franks" Franken formerly Merovigian aka von Köln, Köln
Born in Rheims, Marne, Champagne-Ardenne, Francemap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in St Pierre Island, Biel Lake Canton, Switzerlandmap
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According to Gregory of Tours, Chloderic, was secretly talked into murdering his father Sigobert "the lame," by Clovis I, King of the Franks. But the assassination didn't go as planned, and as it turned out ... Clovis I, usurped them both.[1]

Primary Sources

Gregory of Tours. History of the Franks. eBook.[2]

Secondary Sources

Wikipedia: Chlodoric the Parricide

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On January 7, 2013 at 00:16GMT Carolyn Wicks wrote:

I signed on as manager of this profile but have been unable to add anything or correct mistakes. Cloderic did not die in Arkansas, USA. It didn't even exist when he died in 509AD in Germany!

On February 22, 2012 at 21:54GMT Roger Travis wrote:

I find no evidence of this person's existence.

Chloderic is 43 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 45 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 71 degrees from Lisa Kudrow, 50 degrees from Kurt Vonnegut and 40 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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