Hugh Capet of France, Duke of France, King of France, was born circa 940 in Paris, France to Hugh the Great (898-956) and Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959) and died 24 October 996 in Paris, France of unspecified causes. He married Adelaide of Aquitaine (c945-1004) 969 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from France, Germany, Belgium.


Offspring of Hugh Capet and Adelaide of Aquitaine (c945-1004)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Gisele Capet (c968-c1000) 968 1000 Hugues de Ponthieu (c970-c1000)

Hedwig Capet (c969-1013) 969 1013 Regnier IV de Mons (c947-1013)

Robert II of France (972-1031) 27 March 972 Orléans, Orléanais, Loiret, France 20 July 1031 Meulan, Ile-de-France, France Rosella of Italy (945-1003)
Bertha de Bourgogne (967-1016)
Constance of Arles (986-1034)

Adela Capet (c973-c1068)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Hugh Capet (c940-996)

Namesakes of Hugh Capet (c940-996)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Hugh de Vermandois (1053-1101)Meulan-en-Yvelines, FranceTarsus, TurkeyHenry I of France (1008-1060)Anne of Kiev (c1028-1075)Adelaide de Vermandois (1064-1120)
Hugh Capet (c940-996)Paris, FranceParis, FranceHugh the Great (898-956)Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959)Adelaide of Aquitaine (c945-1004)
Hugh the Great (898-956)Paris, Ile-de-France, FranceDourdan, Ile-de-France, FranceRobert I of France (866-923)Béatrice of Vermandois (c880-931)Judith de Maine (bef900-925)+Eadhilda of Wessex (-937)+Hadwig von Sachsen (c917-959)+Raingarde
Hugh de Bourgogne (1034-1059)Robert I de Bourgogne (1011-1076)Hélie de Semur (1016-aft1055)Sibille of Nevers (1058-1078)
Hugh I de Bourgogne (1057-1093)ClunyHenry de Bourgogne (1035-c1074)Sybil of Barcelona (?-?)

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