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Name: Charles Martel Determine relationship to...
Birth: 676 Heristal, Leige, Belgium Father: Pepin II de Heristal Mother:Alpais de Heristal
Married: Rotrude de Treves
Children Born Died
Landres of Hesbaye
Auda Martel ABT 713 Swabia
Pepin III the Short ABT 714 24 SEP 768 St. Denis, Paris, France
Carloman ABT 715 Moselle, Austrasia 754
Chiltrude ABT 716 Austrasia 754
Married: Sunnichild
Children Born Died
Chiltrud Martel ABT 741
Married: Swanhilde of Bavaria 725
Children Born Died
Landrade ABT 726
Bernard de Toulouse ABT 730 ABT 784
Death: 22 OCT 741 Quierey, Aisne, France
Remarks: Grandfather of Charlemagne. Charles was known for his military successes. He was victor at Battle of Tours over the invading Saracens, a major step in defending Western Christian civilization. Martel=Hammer.