Charles (Carolingian) der Franken
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Charles (Carolingian) der Franken (0839 - 0888)

Charles "le Gros, the Fat" der Franken formerly Carolingian
Born in Swabia, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Beuron, Baden-Württemberg, Germanymap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Mar 2011
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Charles (Carolingian) der Franken has German ancestry.
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NOTE: Charles was II of Germany, but III of France (with Charles the Bald as II of France but not ruling Germany).

Charles 'the Fat' was a son of King Louis the German and Hemma (Emma) of Altdorf. Louis 'the German' was a grandson of Charlemagne.

King of Alemannia; King of Italy; Holy Roman Emperor; King of East Francia; King of West Francia

Married Richardis of Swabia, with whom he had no children. [1]


  1. Wikipedia: Charles the Fat
  • Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson Vol. V, page 494

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LNAB should be Carolingian ... any objections if I change it?
posted on Of the Franks-56 (merged) by Traci Thiessen
Dear Profile Managers,

The Germany Project would like to co-manage this profile with you. You are welcome to stay on as either a PM or on the Trusted List. If I don't hear back from you in the next week, I'll go ahead and add Germany as a co-manager. Any questions, please let me know.

Thanks! Traci Thiessen ~ Germany Project co-leader

posted on Of the Franks-56 (merged) by Traci Thiessen
Yes, please. And you can remove me as a manager.
posted on Of the Franks-56 (merged) by Fontaine Wiatt

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