|Gotefrid AGILOLFINGES, Duke of Alemannia
Gotefrid AGILOLFINGES, Duke of Alemannia
compiler's 37/38/39/40/41/42/43/44/45 x great grandfather
"Godafridus dux" donated "Biberburg um vicum ad Neccarum" to the monastery of St Gallen by charter dated 708.
The Annales Alammanici record the death of "Gotefrid" in 709. The Annales Sangallenses Maiores record the death in 709 of "Cotefredus dux". 1
Gotfrid fought a war over his de facto independence with the mayor of the palace Pepin of Heristal. The war was unfinished when Gotfrid died in 709. His sons, Lantfrid and Theudebald, had the support of Pepin and succeeded him. 2
Gottfried married Unnamed daughter AGILOLFINGES of Bavaria, daughter of Theodo V AGILOLFINGES, Duke of Bavaria, and Folchaid VON WORMSGAU.
1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands: Dukes of Alemannia.
2 Wikipedia article: Gotfrid, citing Geschichte der Alemannen. Verlag Kohlhammer: Stuttgart, 2004, by Dieter Geuenich.