South-East Wales

Glamorganshire

Barry

In 1335 Thomas Barre was born at Barry.

In 1387 Thomas Barre was born to Thomas Barre and Elizabeth Croyser at Barry.

In 1420 Thomas Barre died at Barry.

Elizabeth Barre was born to Thomas Barre and Alice Talbot at Barry.

Fonmon Castle

On 09 Mar 1253 William St John died at Fonmon Castle.

On 11 Apr 1319 John St John was born to John St John and Elizabeth Umfraville at Fonmon Castle.

Cardiff

In 1151 Robert Fitzrobert was born to William Fitzrobert 2nd Earl Gloucester and Hawise Beaumont-Roger Countess Gloucester at Cardiff.

In 1166 Robert Fitzrobert died at Cardiff.

On 20 Jun 1271 John Ferrers 1st Baron Ferrers Chartley was born to Robert Ferrers 6th Earl Derby and Eleanor Bohun Countess Derby at Cardiff.

On 04 Feb 1443 Anne Beauchamp 15th Countess Warwick was born to Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick and Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick at Cardiff.

On 18 Mar 1848 John Crichton-Stuart 2nd Marquess Bute died at Cardiff.

Cardiff Castle

On 03 Feb 1134 Robert Curthose Normandy III Duke Normandy died at Cardiff Castle having spent twenty-eight years in captivity.

Castell y Mynach

Coety

Around 1457 Elinor Vaughan was born to Roger Vaughan and Denise or Cecily Unknown at Coety.

Cowbridge

Around 1500 Edward Carne was born to Howell Carne and Cecily Kemys at Cowbridge.

Dinas Powys

On 24 Jun 1255 Roger Somery 3rd Baron Dudley was born to Roger Somery 2nd Baron Dudley and Amabilia Chaucombe at Dinas Powys.

Dunraven Castle

Ewenny

Ewenny Priory

In 1545 Edward Carne purchased at Ewenny Priory.

Faumont

On 14 May 1329 John St John died at Faumont.

Around 1346 Oliver St John was born to John St John and Isabel Paveley at Faumont.

On Aug 1374 John St John died at Faumont.

On 14 Aug 1383 John St John was born to Oliver St John and Elizabeth Barre at Faumont.

In 1421 John St John died at Faumont.

Faumont Castle

On 11 Jun 1292 John St John was born to John St John and Beatrix Broye at Faumont Castle.

Gower

Around 1273 Peter Brewes was born at Gower.

Hensol

Langstone

On 30 Mar 1525 John St John died at Langstone.

Llanblethian

On 11 Nov 1375 Edward Despencer 1st Baron Despencer, 3rd Baron Burghesh died at Llanblethian.

Llanishen

In 1495 Richard Cromwell was born to Morgan Williams and Katherine Cromwell at Llanishen.

Llanmihangel

Llanmihangel Church

After 14 Dec 1707 William Edwin was buried at Llanmihangel Church.

After 22 Nov 1714 Elizabeth Sambrooke was buried at Llanmihangel Church.

Llanmihangel Plas

On 14 Dec 1707 William Edwin died at Llanmihangel Plas.

Penarth

Cogan Pill

Around 1523 William Herbert was born to George Herbert and Elizabeth Berkeley at Cogan Pill.

Radyr

St Donats

Swansea

In 1510 Margaret Herbert was born to Richard Herbert and Margaret Cradock at Swansea.

On 02 Sep 1570 George Herbert died at Swansea.

Gwyr Island

Around 1495 George Herbert was born to Richard Herbert and Margaret Cradock at Gwyr Island.

Around 1532 John Herbert was born to George Herbert and Elizabeth Berkeley at Gwyr Island.

Gwent

Caerleon

Monmouthshire

Abergavenny

On 19 Nov 1200 Bertha Braose Baroness Beauchamp died at Abergavenny.

On 29 Sep 1286 John Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings, 14th Baron Bergavenny was born to John Hastings 13th Baron Bergavenny, 1st Baron Hastings and Isabel Valence Baroness Bergavenny, Baroness Hastings at Abergavenny.

In 1455 William Herbert was born to Richard Herbert and Margaret Unknown at Abergavenny.

In 1471 Edward Neville was born to George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny and Margaret Fenne Baroness Bergavenny at Abergavenny.

Around 1475 Thomas Neville was born to George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny and Margaret Fenne Baroness Bergavenny at Abergavenny.

After 29 Jun 1478 Katherine Howard Baroness Bergavenny was buried at Abergavenny.

In 1482 Thomas Herbert was born to Richard Herbert and Margaret Cradock at Abergavenny.

Abergavenny Castle

On 20 Aug 1348 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke died at Abergavenny Castle.

Abergavenny Massacre

Around 25 Dec 1175, Christmas, William Braose 4th Baron Bramber invited the local Welsh nobles to his Christmas court at Abergavenny Castle as an act of reconciliation. Seisyll ap Dyfnwal Gwent and his elder son Geoffrey Gwent were murdered. William Braose 4th Baron Bramber and his men then rode to Seisyll ap Dyfnwal Gwent 's home. There his younger son Cadwalladr Gwent was murdered and his wife captured. .

Abergavenny Priory

After 20 Aug 1348 Laurence Hastings 1st Earl Pembroke was buried at Abergavenny Priory.

After 26 Jul 1469 Richard Herbert was buried at Abergavenny Priory.

Coldbrook Park

Around 1423 Richard Herbert was born to William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert and Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon at Coldbrook Park.

Caldicot

Caldicot Castle

On 06 Dec 1309 William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton was born to Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex and Elizabeth Plantagenet Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Count Holland at Caldicot Castle.

In 1310 Edward Bohun was born to Humphrey Bohun 4th Earl Hereford, 3rd Earl Essex and Elizabeth Plantagenet Countess Essex, Countess Hereford, Count Holland at Caldicot Castle.

Chepstow aka Striguil

After 1130 Baderon Monmouth Lord Monmouth and Rohese Clare were married at Chepstow aka Striguil.

In 1471 Roger Vaughan was beheaded at Chepstow aka Striguil.

Grosmont

Grosmont Castle

Around 1310 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth at Grosmont Castle.

Around 1312 Joan Plantagenet Baroness Mowbray was born to Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster and Maud Chaworth at Grosmont Castle.

Kevelioc

In 1147 Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester was born to Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester and Matilda Fitzrobert Countess Chester at Kevelioc.

Llandenny

Llandenny Churchyard

On 08 May 1884 Richard Henry Fitzroy Somerset 2nd Baron Raglan was buried at Llandenny Churchyard.

Llanover

Arnold (Arnaullt) Castle

On 12 Apr 1165 Henry Fitzmiles Baron Bergavenny killed by Seisyll ap Dyfnwal Gwent at Arnold (Arnaullt) Castle.

Machen

In 1498 Morgan Herbert was born to Richard Herbert and Margaret Cradock at Machen.

In 1577 Morgan Herbert died at Machen.

Monmouth

Around 1182 John Monmouth was born to Gilbert Monmouth Lord Monmouth at Monmouth.

Battle of Monmouth

On 25 Nov 1233 Baldwin Guines III Count Guînes fought the rebel forces of Richard Marshal 3rd Earl Pembroke at Monmouth during the Battle of Monmouth. John Monmouth took control of Monmouth following the battle.

John "Lackland" I King England visited at Monmouth.

Monmouth Castle

On 07 Dec 1295 Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford died at Monmouth Castle.

On 09 Aug 1386 Henry V King England was born to Henry IV King England and Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster at Monmouth Castle.

On 02 Apr 1684 Henry Somerset 2nd Duke Beaufort was born to Charles Somerset and Rebecca Child at Monmouth Castle.

Raglan

Around 1380 William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert was born at Raglan.

Church of St Cadoc

After 21 Feb 1589 William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester was buried at Church of St Cadoc.

After 03 Mar 1628 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester was buried at Church of St Cadoc.

Raglan Castle

In 1394 Henry Ferrers was born to William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Groby and Philippa Clifford Baroness Ferrers Groby at Raglan Castle.

In 1629 Henry Somerset 1st Duke Beaufort was born to Edward Somerset 2nd Marquess Worcester and Elizabeth Dormer 2nd Marchioness Worcester at Raglan Castle.

St Julians

Tintern

Tintern Abbey

On 09 May 1131 Walter Clare founded at Tintern Abbey.

Usk

On 12 Feb 1371 Elizabeth Mortimer Baroness Camoys was born to Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster and Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster at Usk.

On 11 Apr 1374 Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster was born to Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster and Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster at Usk.

Pwll Melyn

Battle of Pwll Melyn aka Usk

Around May 1405 Richard Grey 4th Baron Grey Codnor and Dafydd Gam Brecon decisively defeated the Welsh army at the Battle of Pwll Melyn aka Usk. Gruffudd ab Owain Glyndŵr Mathrafal was captured. Tudur ap Gruffudd Mathrafal Lord Gwyddelwern killed. The Welsh lost around 1500 men with 300 prisoners being beheaded following the battle. The battle marked the beginning of the end of Owain Glyndŵr's revolt.

Vale Ewyas

Llanthony

Llanthony Priory

Around May 1136 Miles Gloucester 1st Earl Hereford founded Llanthony Secunda Priory, literally Llanthony Second, as a refuge for the monks of Llanthony Priory who were suffering repeated attacks from the Welsh.

In 1530 the Prior of Llanthony Priory sent cheese, carp and baked lamphreys to Henry VIII at Windsor.

Dissolution of the Monasteries

In 1542 Llanthony Priory was given to Arthur Porter during the Dissolution of the Monasteries.