Married
ROBERT I
King of West Francia
 Comte de Poitiers,
Comte de Paris
Marquis de Neustria et Orléans
BEATRICE DE VERMANDOIS
Queen consort of west Francia
Comtesse de Vermandois

Hugh Capet(c. 939 – 24 October 996) was the first King of the Franks of the House of Capet from his election in 987 until his death. He succeeded the last Carolingian king, Louis V. Hugh was a descendant of Charlemagne through his paternal grandmother

The son of Hugh the GreatDuke of the Franks, and Hedwige of Saxony, daughter of the German king Henry the Fowler, Hugh was born sometime from 938-941.

Hugh Capet was born into a well-connected and powerful family with many ties to the royal houses of France and Germany.

Through his mother, Hugh was the descendent of Otto I, Holy Roman EmperorHenry I, Duke of BavariaBruno the Great, Archbishop of Cologne; and finally, Gerberga of Saxony, Queen of France. Gerberga was the wife of Louis IV, King of France and mother of Lothair of France and Charles, Duke of Lower Lorraine.

His paternal family, the Robertians, were powerful landowners in the Île-de-France. His grandfather had been King Robert I.King Odo was his granduncle and King Rudolph was his uncle by affinity.Hugh's paternal grandmother was a descendant of Charlemagne.

HUGH CAPET
King of The Franks
1st Comte de Paris
ROBERT I of France
''The Pious''
King of West Francia
 Comte de Poitiers,
Comte de Paris
Marquis de Neustria et Orléans

Robert 1 of France was born on August 15, 866 in Angers, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France. He was the son of Robert the Strong, count of Anjou (820-866) and Adelaide of Tours (818-866).

Robert I of France (866 – June 15, 923) was the elected King of West Francia from 922 to 923. Before his election to the throne he was Count of PoitiersCount of Paris and Marquis of Neustria and Orléans. He succeeded the overthrown Carolingian king Charles the Simple, who in 898 had succeeded Robert's brother, king Odo.

Our

French Royalty Connections

Here you will see the lineage of Henry I to The Robertian & Capet Dynasties.

And as our lineage goes back to Henry I, these can also be considered our ancestors

THEIR LEGITIMATE SON
Married
HUGH THE GREAT
Duch de Franks
Comte de  Paris
HIS LEGITIMATE SON

Married 

Adelaide of Aquitaine

Queen Consort of The Franks

HUGH CAPET
King of The Franks
Duch de Franks
Comte de  Paris
Hedwige of Saxony
 Ottonian Dynasty -Liudolfing
Herzogin von Saxony
Duchess consort of The Franks
HIS LEGITIMATE SON
Married
ROBERT II
King of The Franks
Constance of Arles
Queen Consort of The Franks
Countesse de Provence
HIS LEGITIMATE DAUGHTER
ADELE DE FRANCE
Countesse de  Flanders
Baldwin V,
Comte de Flanders
Married
HER LEGITIMATE DAUGHTER

Married

MATILDA DE FLANDERS

WILLIAM I

 King of England

Duke of Normandie

THEIR LEGITIMATE SON
HENRY I
King of England
HIS illegitimate SON
Mistress
Married
ROBERT FITZROY
''de Caen''
1st Earl of Glouster
HIS illegitimate DAUGHTER
Married
Gruffudd ap Ifor Bach
 Lord of Senghenydd
Lord of Ruthyn

MABEL FITZROBERT

'Maude of Gloucester'

Lady of Gloucester

Countess of Chester

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LINES

Mabel  FITZHAMON
Countess of Gloucester
Lady of Glamorgan
Dame of Sainte-Scholasse-sur-Sarthe
Dame of Evrecy
Dame of Creully
HIS LEGITIMATE SON
Married
Hawise de Beaumont
The Lady of Leicester
Countess of Gloucester

William FITZROBERT

2nd Earl  of Gloucester

'' Mafonache''

HIS LEGITIMATE DAUGHTER
Mayo de Sueor ( Le Sore)
Married
Mabel FitzWilliam
3rd Countess of Gloucester
 LEGITIMATE SON
  Hywel ap Gruffudd                                                                                    Married             
LEGITIMATE DAUGHTER
Sara le Sore
LEGITIMATE SON
Llewelyn ap Hywel
Married                       
LEGITIMATE DAUGHTER
Catrin verch llewlyn
Married              Henry de Kemeys esq.             

DESCENDANTS ARE..........

LUCAS

FOSBROKE

LEWIS

FARMER

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