Biography of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales

Timeline

Around 1057 Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales was appointed as King Wales.

Around 1057 Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales and Ealdgyth Mercia were married.

Around Oct 1062 Harold II King England was given approval to attack Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales' Court at Rhuddlan. Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales was nerly captured but managed to escape to sea.

On 05 Aug 1063 Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales was killed. The Ulster Chronicle states that he was killed by Cynan ab Iago King Gwynedd in 1064, whose father Iago had been put to death by Gruffydd in 1039.

Maredudd Cadelling was born to Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales and Ealdgyth Mercia.

Idwal Cadelling was born to Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales and Ealdgyth Mercia.

Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales was born to Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth and Angharad Dinefwr.

Nest verch Gruffydd Cadelling Baroness Burford was born to Gruffydd ap Llywelyn King Wales and Ealdgyth Mercia.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cadeling

Descent

Kings Gwynedd: Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 2 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

Ancestry

Father: Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth

GrandFather: Seisyll ap Ednowain Cadelling

Great GrandFather: Brochfael ap Elisedd King Powys

Great x 2 GrandFather: Elisedd ap Gwylog King Powys

GrandMother: Muzna Unknown

Mother: Angharad Dinefwr

GrandFather: Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd

Great GrandFather: Owain King Deheubarth

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Great x 3 GrandFather: Cadell ap Rhodri King Seisyllwg