Capet

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King of France elected in 987 and founding the Capetian dynasty (940-996)

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Le ligueur Pierre Matthieu accepta ces pretentions : << Ils sont Francois, et issus des Roys de France, de la ligne la plus asseuree pour la succession de la coronne, soit qu'on la prenne des Carolins, ou des Capets >> (62).
The new French royal line is the Capets, starting near the end of the 10th century.
Luisa's father, from Northern Spain, belonged to an affluent family who claimed to be descendants of the French Capets.
The CAROLINGIANS Pepin III (the Short) 751- 768 Charlemagne 768- 814 Louis I (the Pious) 814- 840 Charles II (the Bald) 840- 877 Louis II 877- 879 Louis III 879- 882 Carloman 882- 884 Charles III (the Fat) 884- 887 Eudes (Odo) 888- 989 Charles IV (the Simple) 898- 922 Robert I 922- 923 Rudolf 923- 936 Louis IV 936- 954 Lothair 954- 986 Louis V 986- 987 THE CAPETS Hugh Capet 987- 996 Robert II 996-1031 Henry I 1031-1060 Philip I 1060-1108 Louis VI 1108-1137 Louis VII 1137-1180 Philip II (Augustus) 1180-1223 Louis VIII 1223-1226 Louis IX (St.