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Pepin of Heristal

Birth0635
 
Death16 DEC 0714
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Aged: 80 years
He was Carolingian mayor of the palace, who reunited the Frankish realms in the late Merovingian period. A grandson of Pepin the Elder, he succeeded to his position in the kingdom of Austrasia around 680. In 687 he extended Carolingian rule to the other Frankish kingdoms, Neustria and Burgundy, but retained members of the Merovingian dynasty as figurehead monarchs in all three. Two years later he extended his control over the Frisians, a pagan people living on the North Sea coast. Pepin's death was followed by a civil war and the succession of his illegitimate son Charles Martel.
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Childebrand I Lord of 

0684abt 0751  Belgium, Liege, Heristal Rolande of Toulouse 
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Charles 

068822 OCT 0741  Belgium, Liege, Heristal (then Austrasia) Sunnichild of Bavaria, Rothaide? ___, Chotrud Rotrou 
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Sources
  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave Pepin_ii_of_herstal
  3. Website: The Genealogy Forum;
  1. Findagrave Alpa´dis_d'austrasia
  2. Other: Dee, Danielle Marie. AOL user Dani Dee. File uploaded to AOL,;
  3. Website: The Genealogy Forum;
  4. Website: Family Search Trees;
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  •  25-Apr-08 8:48 AM
I worked my line to a Landrade, daughter of Pepin and Alpadia (Chalpaida) . Landrade married Count Lambert of Poitiers, Bourgogne, France. I have been trying to document or at least get a confirmation on this link, but nobody seems to want to list the sister of her famous brother Charles Martel. Where can I find proof that Landrade was a daughter of Pepin and Alpadia?

Sandy

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