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  • Gaius Julius Caesar, III (c.-140 - -85)
    He was a Praetor (93/92 BCE), and Proconsul Asiae (91 BCE). Gens Iulia was originally composed of several different families, including Asinius, Bassus, Caesar, Libo and Mento. By this generation, howe...
  • Julia Caesaris Minor (c.-105 - -51)
    : I6885 Name: Julia of Rome Caesar Given Name: Julia of Rome Surname: Caesar Sex: F _UID: BA0B2AFA5118D811BE490080C8C142CC5942 Change Date: 16 Nov 2003 Death: 49 BC (9951=10000-49) Father: Caius Juli...
  • Julius Caesar, Roman Dictator (-100 - -44)
    Ides of March Assassination of Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar ( July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC ) Wikipedia Gaius Julius Caesar , one of the most influential political and military leaders in h...
  • Gaius Julius Caesar, II (c.-163 - -147)
    ID: I6892 Name: Caius Julius II of Rome Caesar Given Name: Caius Julius II of Rome Surname: Caesar Sex: M _UID: C10B2AFA5118D811BE490080C8C142CC60B2 Change Date: 26 Nov 2005 Death: Y Father: Caius Juli...
  • Lucius Julius Caesar, II (-143 - -129)
    ID: I6886 Name: Lucius Julius II of Rome Caesar Given Name: Lucius Julius II of Rome Surname: Caesar Sex: M _UID: BB0B2AFA5118D811BE490080C8C142CC5A52 Change Date: 26 Nov 2005 Death: Y ...

Gens Iulia, the family of Julius Caesar, was a patrician family at Rome. They claimed descent from the semi-divine Iulus, but the legends vary. Iulus was identical with Ascanius, King of Alba Longa (Vergil), or he was a half-brother of Ascanius and son of Aeneas by his Trojan wife, Creüsa (Livy), or he was son of Ascanius (Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Roman Antiquities 1.70), or Ascanius was childless (Cato). It is not known which version was accepted by the Iulii themselves.

The Iulii were undoubtedly of Alban origin. They were mentioned as one of the leading Alban families removed to Rome and enrolled among the patres there by Tullus Hostilius after the destruction of Alba Longa. (Dionys. 3.29; Tac. Ann. 11.24; in Liv. 1.30 the reading should probably be Tuttios, not Julios.)

Nevertheless, the Iulii were mentioned in Roman legend even before the destruction of Alba Longa. Proculus Iulius is said to have announced the passing of Romulus to the Roman people. He had a vision of Romulus, who bid the Roman people to worship him thereafter as the god Quirinus.


The goal of this project is to resolve duplicates, standardize naming conventions, and ensure the quality of the profiles in the family tree of the Iulii.

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