Blessed Hildegard the Empress

Also known as

  • Hildegard of Swabia
  • Hildegard of Kempten
  • Ildegarda….

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Daughter of the Duke of Swabia, Germany. Married Emperor Charlemagne in 771. Empress. Mother of nine during her twelve years of married life. Friend and supporter of many monks and nuns including Saint Lioba of Bischofsheim. Founded Kempten abbey.

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  • “Blessed Hildegard the Empress“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 March 2014. Web. 19 April 2014. <>