Gerold of Vinzgau
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|Gerold of Vinzgau|
|Count in Kraichgau and Anglachgau|
|Died||799 (aged 74)|
|Spouse||Emma of Alemannia|
Gerold of Vinzgau (also Vintzgouw or Anglachgau; d. 799) was a count in Kraichgau and Anglachgau. His daughter married King Charlemagne in 771. In 784 generous donations to the monastery of Lorsch by Gerold and Emma are recorded.
Marriage and issue
- Hildegard, born in 754, married King Charlemagne in 771.
- probably Adrian, Count of Orléans, father of Odo I, Count of Orléans
- Eric of Friuli (?), not listed on the site of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy
Through Udalrich, Gerold is reckoned as the founder of the family of the Udalrichings.