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Amalaberga Queen of the Thuringii

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Daughter of Hugo, Rex Francorum and Amalafreda "the Elder", Queen of the Vandals
Wife of Hermanfried, king of the Thüringians
Mother of Amalafrid of the Thüringians; Rodelinde and Amalaberge Thuringen, van
Sister of Theodahad, King of the Ostrogoths
Half sister of Amalafreda "the Younger", Queen of the Thuringii

Occupation: Princesse Vandale, Königin der Thüringen, Prinzessin der Vandalen.
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AMALABERGA, daughter of [HUGA rex Francorum] & his wife Amalafrida the Ostrogoth . Iordanes names "Amalabergam" as the daughter of "Amalfridam germanam suam [Theoderici]" and records her marriage to "Thuringorum regi…Herminefredo"[17]. Procopius records that “Hermenefrido Thoringorum regi” married "Theoderici…Amelobergam, Amalafridæ sororis suæ filiam"[18]. “Theodericus rex” wrote to “Herminafrido Regi Thuringorum” granting him “neptis” in marriage[19]. The Widukindi Res Gestæ Saxonicæ names "Huga rex Francorum…unicam filiam Amalbergam" who married "Irminfredo regi Thuringorum"[20]. Gregory of Tours calls Amalaberg, wife of Hermanfrid, a "wicked and cruel woman" who sowed the seeds of civil war between her husband and his brother Baderic[21]. She escaped to Ravenna with her children after the Franks attacked Thuringia and killed her husband[22]. King Hermanfred & his wife had four children:

a) two sons . The Liber Historiæ Francorum records that "Theudericus et Theudobertus filius eius et Chlotharius rex" invaded Thuringia and attacked "Ermenfredum regem Toringorum", a marginal addition recording that "Teodericus filius Clodovei ex concubina" threw "Ermenfridum regem" from a wall and killed his two sons[23].

b) AMALAFRIDAS . Procopius records that "Amalafridus, vir Gotthus, ex filia nepos Amalafridæ sororis Theoderici Gotthorum regis et filius Hermenefridi regis Thoringorum” was deported to Byzantium with Vitigis King of Italy by Belisarius (in 540)[24].

c) daughter . Procopius records that "Amalafridus, vir Gotthus, ex filia nepos Amalafridæ sororis Theoderici Gotthorum regis et filius Hermenefridi regis Thoringorum…sororem eius” married "Anduino Langobardorum regi"[25]. The Codex Theodosianus records that the daughter of Amalaberga became the second wife of King Audoin[26]. m as his second wife, AUDOIN King of the Lombards, son of ---.

Amalaberga was the daughter of Amalafrida, daughter of Theodemir, king of the Ostrogoths. Her father is unknown, her uncle was Theodoric the Great. She married Hermanfrid, king of the Thuringii. They had a son named Amalafrid and a daughter Rodelinda, who married the Lombard king Audoin. According to Procopius (History of the Wars V, 13), after Hermanfrid's death, she fled with her children to her brother Theodahad who was at that time (534-36) King of the Ostrogoths.


Amalaberge van Thüringen (born Der Vandalen)

  • 480 - 540
  • Birth: 480
  • Death: 540
  • Family members
  • Parents: Thrasimond Der Vandalen450 - 523Amalafrieda Der Vandalen (geboren Balthes Der Ostrogoten)465 - ?
  • Husband: Hermenfried Van Thüringen490 - 534
  • Daughter: Amalaberge Van Ascanië (geboren Van Thüringen)510 - ?

Amalaberge van Thüringen (born Der Vandalen)

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  • Death: 540
  • Parents: Thrasimonde Der Vandalen, Amalafrieda Balthes Der Vandalen (geboren Der Ostrogoten)
  • Husband: Hermenfried Van Thüringen
  • Daughter: Rodelinde Van De Lombarden (geboren Van Thüringen)

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Amalaberga was the daughter of Amalafrida, daughter of Theodemir, king of the Ostrogoths. Her father is unknown, her uncle was Theodoric the Great. She married Hermanfrid, king of the Thuringii. They had a son named Amalafrid and a daughter Rodelinda, who married the Lombard king Audoin. According to Procopius (History of the Wars V, 13), after Hermanfrid's death, she fled with her children to her brother Theodahad who was at that time (534-36) King of the Ostrogoths.

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