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As the first Saxon king of East Francia, Henry was the founder of the Ottonian dynasty. He and his descendants ruled East Francia, and later the Holy Roman Empire, from 919 until 1024. Henry had two wives and at least six children. With Hatheburg: Thankmar (908–938) – rebelled against his half-brother Otto and was killed in battle in 938
Francia, also called the Kingdom of the Franks (Latin: Regnum Francorum), Frankland, or Frankish Empire, was the largest post-Roman barbarian kingdom in Western Europe.It was ruled by the Franks during Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages.
The Kingdom of Germany or German Kingdom (Latin: regnum Teutonicorum "Kingdom of the Teutons", regnum Teutonicum "Teutonic Kingdom", regnum Alamanie) is a historical name sometimes used to denote the mostly Germanic-speaking East Francia, which was formed by the Treaty of Verdun in 843, and was ruled by the Frankish Carolingian dynasty until 911, after which the kingship was elective.
The territory of present-day Liechtenstein was under the possession of East Francia. It would later be reunified with Middle Francia under the Holy Roman Empire , around 1000 AD.  Until about 1100, the predominant language of the area was Romansch , but thereafter German began to gain ground in the territory.
Aug 25, 2016 · East Francia or the Kingdom of the East Franks was formed out of the division of the Carolingian Empire after the death of Emperor Louis the Pious, at the same time as West Francia and Middle ...
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The English word Germany derives from the Latin Germania, which came into use after Julius Caesar adopted it for the peoples east of the Rhine. The German term Deutschland, originally diutisciu land ("the German lands") is derived from deutsch, descended from Old High German diutisc "of the people" (from diot or diota "people"), originally used to distinguish the language of the common people ...
On 6 December 884, King Carloman II of West Francia died without a male heir and his half-brother, the future Charles the Simple, was just a five-year-old boy. Because of this, their cousin Charles the Fat , already Holy Roman Emperor and King of East Francia , was invited by the nobles of the Kingdom to assume the throne.
From 1982 until January 2016, Lorraine was an administrative region of France. In 2016, under a reorganization, it became part of the new region Grand Est. As a region in modern France, Lorraine consisted of the four departments Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse, Moselle and Vosges (of an historical point of view the Haute-Marne department is located in the region), containing 2,337 communes.