Théodrate of Troyes

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Théodrate of Troyes
Queen consort of France
Tenure 888–898
Born 868
Died 903
Spouse Odo, Count of Paris

Théodrate of Troyes (868–903) was the wife of Odo, Count of Paris and Queen consort of Western Francia from 888 to 898. Evidence of Théodrate and Odo's children comes from non-contemporary or historically inauthentic sources. The eleventh-century chronicler Adémar de Chabannes wrote that they had a son, Arnoul (c.885-898), who died shortly after his father Odo. [1] Guy is named as one of the couple's children in an Alan I's charter dated 28 August 903, but genealogist Christian Settipani says it's a falsification. [2] The genealogical work Europäische Stammtafeln refers to Raoul (c.882-898) as a son of Odo by Théodrate, but its primary source is not known. [3]

Adémar de Chabannes was an eleventh-century French monk, a historian, a musical composer and a successful literary forger.

Christian Settipani is a French genealogist, historian and IT professional, currently working as the Technical Director of a company in Paris.

Europäische Stammtafeln - German for European Family Trees - is a series of twenty-nine books which contain sets of genealogical tables of the most influential families of Medieval European history. It is a standard reference work for those researching medieval, imperial, royal and noble families of Europe.

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References

  1. Charles Cawley (Medieval Lands, Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2006-2016) (30 September 2018). "FRANCE, CAPETIAN KINGS". 2006. Archived 2018-09-30 at the Wayback Machine .
  2. Christian Settipani. La Préhistoire des Capétiens (Nouvelle histoire généalogique de l'auguste maison de France). P. Van Kerrebrouck, 1993. p 402-403
  3. Charles Cawley (Medieval Lands, Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, 2006-2016) (30 September 2018). "FRANCE, CAPETIAN KINGS". 2006. Archived 2018-09-30 at the Wayback Machine .
Preceded by
Richardis
Queen consort of Western Francia
888-898
Succeeded by
Frederonne