Hugh Capet


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

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KING HENRY I GRANDFATHER TIMES 36; ALFRED THE GREAT TRACED BACK THROUGH 45 GENERATIONS; KING HENRY VII 3RD COUSIN, 15 TIMES REMOVED; HUGH CAPET 10TH CENTURY KING OF FRANCE; WILLIAM CONQUERER IS RELATED THROUGH 37 GENERATIONS; DEDICATION Roy pores over family documents
Part 1 treats the Italian humanists' views of the French kings, including the question of the legitimacy of the ascendance to the French throne of Pepin and Hugh Capet, the tribal origins of the Carolingiians, and the territorial ambitions of the monarchs, both with regard to Italy and to the rest of Christendom.
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.