Biography of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

Timeline

Around 1055 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd was born to Cynan ab Iago King Gwynedd (40) and Ragnaillt Unknown Queen Consort Gwynedd.

Around 1063 Cynan ab Iago King Gwynedd (48) died.

Battle of Mynydd Carn

In 1081 the Battle of Mynydd Carn was fought between the armies of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (26) and Rhys ap Tewdwr King Deheubarth (15), and the army of Caradog ap Gruffydd Prince of Gwent and Trahaearn ap Caradog (46) as part of a dynastic struggle for control of the Welsh kingdoms of Gwynedd and Deheubarth. The result of the battle had a radical effect on the history of Wales.
Caradog ap Gruffydd Prince of Gwent, Meilir ap Rhiwallon and Trahaearn ap Caradog (46) were killed.

In 1081 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (26) succeeded as King Gwynedd. Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (15) by marriage Queen Consort Gwynedd.

In 1081 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (26) was imprisoned by Hugh "Wolf Fat" Avranches 1st Earl Chester (34) at Chester Castle.

In 1081 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (26) and Rhys ap Tewdwr King Deheubarth (15) met at St David's at which they agreed to combine forces.

In 1094 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (39) escaped at Chester Castle.

Around 1100 Gwenllian Aberffraw Queen Consort Deheubarth was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (45) and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (34).

Around 1100 Owain "Great" King Gwynedd was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (45) and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (34) at Carnarvonshire.

Around 1100 Cadwaladr ap Gruffudd Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (45) and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (34).

In 1132 Mareda Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (77) and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (66).

In 1137 Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd (82) died. His son Owain "Great" King Gwynedd (37) succeeded as King Gwynedd.

In 1162 Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd (96) died.

Agnes Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd.

Ranulht Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd.

Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd were married.

Susanna Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd.

Cadwallon ap Gruffudd Aberffraw was born to Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd and Angharad Queen Consort Gwynedd.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Aberffraw

Descent

Kings Gwynedd: Son of Cynan ab Iago King Gwynedd 1014-1063

Kings Powys: Great x 7 Grand Son of Cadell ap Brochfael King Powys -808

Ancestry

Father: Cynan ab Iago King Gwynedd 1014-1063

GrandFather: Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig Aberffraw Prince Gwynedd 1005-1039

Great GrandFather: Idwal ap Meurig Aberffraw

Great x 2 GrandFather: Meurig ap Idwal Aberffraw

Great x 3 GrandFather: Idwal ap Anaward "Foel aka Bald" King Gwynedd -942

Mother: Ragnaillt Unknown Queen Consort Gwynedd

GrandFather: Olaf mac Sitriuc 1042-1034

Great GrandFather: Sitric Silkbeard King Dublin 970-1042