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Princess Rothilde (Latin: Rothildis; 871 - 928/929) was a Frankish noble lady born into the royal family of Western Francia.
Rothilde was a daughter of the King of the Franks, Charles the Bald, son of Louis the Pious. Her mother was Charles' second spouse, Queen Richilde of Provence, sister of King Boso of Provence.
Modern depiction of Rothilde
In ca. 890, Rothilde married Roger, Count of Maine. Their eldest child was Hugh I, Count of Maine. Their second child was a daughter. She married Hugh the Great, duke of the Franks and count of Paris.
- ^ Christian Settipani. La Préhistoire des Capétiens.
- ^ ROTHILDIS. "She acquired the monasteries of Chelles, and Notre-Dame and Saint-Jean at Laon."
- ^ Pierre Riche, The Carolingians: The Family who forged Europe, transl. Michael Idomir Allen (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983), 198.
- ^ Some genealogists attribute to this lady one more husband, Hugh of Bourges.
- ^ K.S.B. Keats-Rohan, 'Two Studies in North French Prosopography', Journal of Medieval History, Vol. 20 (1994), p. 10
- ^ Her name was maybe Judith.