Ruodhaid Carolingian was born 775 to Charlemagne (747-814) and Madelgarde de Lommois (c760-) and died 24 March 852 in France of unspecified causes. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from Belgium, Germany, France.

Research Notes

Ruodhaid (775–810), Abbess of Faremoutiers [1] ROTHILDIS [Rouhaut] ([784]-24 Mar 852). Abbess at Faremoutiers from before Oct 840[157]. Her parentage is proved by the necrology of the abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés which records the death "XI Kal Apr" of "Rothildis abbatisse et monache filia regis magni Karoli"[158]. The necrology of the abbey of Saint-Denis records the death "XI Kal Mar" of "Rotildis abbatissa"[159]. [2] CHROTHAIS [Rotaïde] ([784]-after 800, maybe after 814). "Ruodhaidem" is named daughter of King Charles and an unnamed concubine by Einhard[155]. Theodulf's poem Ad Carolum Rege names (in order) "Berta…Chrodtrudh…Gisla…Rothaidh…Hiltrudh, Tetdrada" as daughters of the king[156]. :[3]


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
¶ Death
  • (Same sources as for "general information".)


  rtol, Robin Patterson

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