Carlo I Grimaldi

Carlo I Grimaldi

Male 1317 - 1357  (40 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Carlo I Grimaldi 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 1317 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1357 
    Person ID I86849  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2000 

    Father Rainieri Grimaldi,   b. Abt 1267,   d. 1314  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Mother Andriola Grillo,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Family ID F35643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

     1. Ranier II Grimaldi,   d. 1407
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 
    Family ID F35644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He likewise attained fame for his diplomacy and military prowess which, as it turned out, were more astute abroad than at home. He served as an Admiral of France, in which tenure one of his better-known exploits was a raid of Southampton in 1339. He fought with distinction at the Battle of Crécy but was driven from Monaco by the Doge of Genoa. Before his death in 1357, Charles fathered several children, including Ranier II, his heir; it would fall to Charles' grandsons to retake Monaco.

      1331 Übersiedlung nach Monaco, 1338 Kauf der monegassischen Güter der
      Spinola, Signore di Monaco, 1346 Erwerb von Menton, 1348 von Castillon, 1355
      von Roquebrune, 1338-1343 Bekämpfung der Seeräuber vor Marseille, 1346
      Befehlshaber von 6000 Armbrustschützen bei Crecy

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