Hugo of Champagne

Hugo of Champagne († 730) was the second son dux (duke) of the Drogo of Champagne († 708), the oldest brother of Karl Martell.

In the year 715 it becomes beside his brothers and sisters, its older brother, dux the Arnulf († after 723), and the two younger, beep pin and Gottfried, than sacerdos, priest testifies. A little later he is finally an abbott of Jumièges at the underflow of the Seine, and starting from 720 bishop of Paris, bishop von Rouen and bishop von Bayeux.

Hugo is in the interaction of the seizure of power of the Arnulfinger (late Karolinger) in the Franconia realm that, which covers the church side.



 

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