Adrian, Count of Orléans

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Adrian of Orléans
Count of Orléans
Bornc. 755
Diedbefore November 821
FatherGerold of Vinzgau
MotherEmma of Alemannia

Adrian of Orléans (c. 755-d. before November 821) was a Frankish count. His sister Hildegard of Vinzgouw married Charlemagne; therefore, he was the emperor's brother-in-law and uncle to the next emperor, Louis the Pious.


He was the son of Gerold of Vinzgau[1] and Emma of Alemannia.


He married Waldrada,[1] who may have been a daughter of Wilhelmid Adalhelm of Autun, and had issue:


  1. ^ a b c d Le Jan 2003, p. 213.


  • Le Jan, Régine (2003). Famille et pouvoir dans le monde franc (VIIe-Xe siècle) (in French). Publications de la Sorbonne.