Cynfyn ap ap Gwerystan, arglwydd of Cybwr (c.1002 - 1023) MP

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Nicknames: "Convyn", "Cynvyn", "Cynvyn ab Gwerystan"
Birthplace: Powys, Wales
Death: Died in Powys Castle, Powys, Wales
Managed by: Margaret, (C)
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About Cynfyn ap ap Gwerystan, arglwydd of Cybwr

Prince of Cadwgan and Powys.

map ref: http://www.britannia.com/history/maps/walesmap.html

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  • Cynfyn ap Gwerystan King of Powys

born about 1002 Powys, Wales

father:

  • Gwerystan Ap Gwaithfoed

born about 0954 Powys, Wales died 1005

mother:

  • Nest Verch Cadell

born Abt 0970 Powys, Wales

siblings:

  • Nest verch Gwerystan born about 0976 Powys, Wales
  • Miss verch Gwerystan born Abt 1004 Of Powys, Wales

Ithel Ap Gwerystan born Abt 0980 Of Powys, Wales Lleicu Verch Gwerystan born Abt 0982 Of Powysland, Wales

  • Elinor Verch Gwerystan born Powys, Wales

spouse:

  • Angharad verch Maredydd

born about 0982 Deheubarth, Wales married 1023

children:

  • Bleddyn ap Cynfyn born about 1025 Montgomeryshire, Wales died 1075
  • Miss verch Cynfyn born about 1024 Powys, Wales
  • Rhiwallon ap Cynfyn born about 1025 Powys, Wales

died 1070 (slain) Battle Mechain, Montgomeryshire, Wales

  • Iwerydd verch Cynfyn born about 1024 Powys, Wales
  • Nest verch Cynfyn born about 1027 Powys, Wales

Gwerydd verch Cynfyn

biographical and/or anecdotal:

notes or source: LDS --------------------

Name Cynfyn ap Gwerystan [59, Llewelyn v.2, No 48], 26G Grandfather

Birth ca 978

Death 1023

Father Gwerystan

Spouses

1 Angharad ferch Meredudd [59, Llewelyn v.2, No 49], 26G Grandmother

Birth ca 982

Father Meredith ap Owain Prince of Powys (ca938-999)

Children Bleddyn ap Cynfyn (ca1025-1075)

 	Rhiwallon (-1069)
by Tim Powys-Lybbe

-------------------- Cynfyn ap Gwerstan was a Powys Lord, about whom little is now known. He may have been son of an English Saxon--the name has been postulated as being derived from Werestan. -------------------- King of Powys --------------------

  1. 11126-Welsh Medieval database.

TITLES-King of Powys (Derbyshire Feudal History) Twysog Powys (Dwnn, Heraldic Visitations of Wales, Vol 2-page 124) Prince of Powys (Dunn etc)-vol1-page 326

PROPERTY Lord of Powys & Lord of Cybwr Lord of Cybwr (Lloyd, History of the Princes, the Lords Marcher and the Ancient Nobility of Powys Fadog, Vol 1-page 68)

KINSHIP CONFLICT: Dunns, Heraldic Visitations etc. (vol 2-page 15) -calls him a brother of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, but instead he was married to Gruffydd's mother,Angharad ferch Maredudd. Dunn's Heraldic Visitations etc. Vol 2-page 26, inserts an extra generation between Cynfyn and Gwerystan called Elystan -------------------- Marriage Information:

Cynfyn married Angharad FERCH MAREDYDD, daughter of Maredydd AP OWAIN and Unnamed of Llandilo, in 1023. (Angharad FERCH MAREDYDD was born about 982 in Of, , Deheubarth, Wales. Spouses/Children: Angharad FERCH MAREDYDD Iwerydd FERCH CYNFYN of Powys+ Bleddyn "Sais" AP CYNFYN Prince of Powys+ Rhiwallon AP CYNFYN Prince of Powys+

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Cynfyn ap ap Gwerystan, arglwydd of Cybwr's Timeline

1002
1002
Powys, Wales
1023
1023
Age 21
2ND Husband
1023
Age 21
Powys Castle, Powys, Wales
1024
1024
Age 21
Powys, Wales
1025
1025
Age 21
Montgomeryshire,Wales
1025
Age 21
Powys, Wales
1025
Age 21
Powys, Montgomeryshire, Wales
1025
Age 21
Mntgmr, , , Wales
1933
November 25, 1933
Age 21
November 25, 1933
Age 21