NameChilderic I King Of The Salian Franks , 47G Grandfather
Birthabt 440
Deathabt 482, Tournai
BurialTournai
Spouses
1Basina Of Thuringia , 47G Grandmother
Birthabt 438
Death477
Marriage463
ChildrenClovis I (466-511)
Notes for Childeric I King Of The Salian Franks
His father is reputed to be Merovech, hence the name Merovingian dynasty. However Merovech is considered semi-legendary.
King of the Salian Franks from 457
Childeric’s tomb was found in 1653 in Tornai, Belgium. It included many precious items. These ended up being stored in the royal library in Belgium. Unfortunately in 1831 these and other gold object were stolen and melted down.

Wikipedia:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Childeric_I
Notes for Basina Of Thuringia (Spouse 1)
Thought to be a daughter of the Thuringian King Basin and his wife Basine. She left her first husband King Bisinus King of the Thuringii to marry Childeric.
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