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1. Charles Martel

Chrotrud 2373,2496,2497

  • Born: 690
  • Marriage (1): Charles Martel
  • Died: 724

  General Notes:

Chrotrud was the wife of Charles Martel and mother of the king Pepin the Short. According to Frankish tradition, she was the daughter of Saint Leutwinus, son of Gunza and one Count Warinus, himself the son of Sigrada and Bodilan. Her mother, whose name was not known, was said to be the daughter of Doda and Rodobertus, son of Lantbertus I.


Chrotrud married Charles Martel, son of Pepin II of Heristal and Elphide (Chalpaida). (Charles Martel was born circa 688-690, died on 22 Oct 741 in Quierzy, on the Oise River and was buried in Saint Denis Basilica, near Paris, France.)