Charles was the son of Pepin of Herstal and his second wife Alpaida. He had a
brother named Childebrand, who later became the ...
Charles Martel, Latin Carolus Martellus, German Karl Martell (born c. 688—died
Oct. 22, 741, Quierzy-sur-Oise [France]) mayor of the palace of Austrasia (the ...
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Charles Martel, commander of the Franks, repels the Moorish advance through
France and becomes the savior of Christianity in Europe.
This Charles is known in history as Charles Martel. He was a brave young man.
He had fought in many of his father's battles and so had become a skilled soldier
Born about 688; died at Quierzy on the Oise, 21 October, 741. He was the natural
son of Pepin of Herstal and a woman named Alpaïde or Chalpaïde. Pepin, who ...
Background. Charles (his name was almost certainly Pepin/Pippin) was born into
a wealthy devout christian noble family headed by his father Pippin, Mayor of ...
Charles Martel was a Frankish Ruler of the Carolingian line from 718 until his
death in 741. His famous grandson, Charlemagne, would unite Central...
May 5, 2016 ... Genealogy for Charles Martel, Prince of the Franks; Mayor of the Palace ...
Chilperic II, born Daniel, the youngest son of Childeric II, was king of ...
Oct 31, 2014 ... Charles Martel turned back a Muslim raid that, had it been allowed to continue,
might have conquered Gaul.” Michael Grant, author of History of ...