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Iago ap Idwal

Also Known As: "Iago ab Idwal ab Elisedd King of Gwynedd"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Malltraeth, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
Death: Died in Aberffraw, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
Cause of death: Killed by his own men
Place of Burial: Aberffraw, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Idwal ap Meurig and Cecily verch Madog
Husband of Afandreg verch Gwair
Father of Crisli verch Iago; Guenta verch Iago; Tangwystl verch Iago; Cynan ap Iago; Einion Foel Gwynedd and 1 other

Occupation: King of Wales, Prince of Gwynedd.
Managed by: Private User
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About Iago ap Idwal

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iago_ab_Idwal_ap_Meurig

Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd. On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel. Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffydd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ap Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffydd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan". -------------------- Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd.

On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel.

Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffydd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ap Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffydd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan".

References John Edward Lloyd (1911). A history of Wales: from the earliest times to the Edwardian conquest. Longmans, Green & Co. -------------------- Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd.

On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel.

Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffydd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ap Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffydd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan". -------------------- Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd.

On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel.

Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffydd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ap Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffydd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan". -------------------- Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd.

On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel.

Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffydd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ap Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffydd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan". -------------------- From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iago_ab_Idwal_ap_Meurig

Iago ab Idwal ap Meurig (died 1039) was a Prince of Gwynedd. He was also referred to as "King of the Britons" in the Annals of Ulster.

On the death of Llywelyn ap Seisyll in 1023, the rule of Gwynedd returned to the ancient dynasty with the accession of Iago, who was a great-grandson of Idwal Foel.

Very little is known about the reign of Iago. He was killed by his own men in 1039 and replaced by Llywelyn ap Seisyll's son, Gruffydd ap Llywelyn. Iago's grandson Gruffudd ap Cynan later won the throne of Gwynedd, and because his father, Cynan ab Iago, was little known in Wales, Gruffudd was styled "grandson of Iago" rather than the usual "son of Cynan".

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Iago ap Idwal's Timeline

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992
Malltraeth, Anglesey, Wales
993
993
Gwynedd, Wales
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1005
Malltraeth, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
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1007
Age 2
Alerffra, Malltraeth, Anglesey, Wales
1020
1020
Age 15
Of, , Gwynedd, Wales
1035
1035
Age 30
Malltraeth, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
1039
1039
Age 34
1039
Age 34
Aberffraw, Isle Of Anglesey, UK
1913
November 11, 1913
Age 34
MANTI
November 11, 1913
Age 34