Tudur Trefor ap Ynyr (900 - 948) MP

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Birthplace: Denbighshire, Wales
Death: Died in Wales
Managed by: David Prins
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About Tudur Trefor ap Ynyr

Also see http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id55.html

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Tudor Trevor (a.k.a. Tewdor Trefor) who married Angharad around 942, had an impressive ancestry, which is illustrated by his many titles. He was Lord of Whittington, Oswestry and both Maelors in Powys, from his male line, and King of Gloster and Earl of Hereford from the female.

Powys was an ancient kingdom that centered around Shropshire and covered much of the modern Welsh border. Back then, what is now Wales was divided into four kingdoms: Gwynedd in the north, Powys in the east, Dyfed in the south west and Glywysing, or Morgannwg, in the south.

Oswestry is an ancient English market town located in the north of Shropshire, near the Welsh Border. It's also referred to as "where Shropshire meets Wales." Maelor is in Flintshire, Wales.

  • Tudur "Trefor" ap Ynyr

born 0918? Denbighshire, Wales died 0948 (end of information).

father: ??Ynyr King of Ghent born about 0894

mother: unknown

siblings: unknown

spouse:

  • Angharad verch Hywel Dha

born about 0920 Dynevor, Llandyfeisant, Carmarthenshire, Wales

children:

  • Lluddica ap Tudur born about 0930? Denbighshire, Wales died 1037
  • Gronwy ap Tudur born about 0940 Denbighshire, Wales
  • Dingad ap Tudur born about 0946 Denbighshire, Wales

biographical and/or anecdotal:

notes or source: LDS -------------------- TREVOR, ( TUDOR,) a British nobleman, the head of the Tribe of March, or Maelor, was the son of Ynyr ab Cadvarch, descended from Cadell Deyrnllwg, king of Powys. He is called Earl of Hereford, in right of his mother Rhiengar, the daughter and heiress of Lluddocca ab Caradawg Vreichvras, Earl of Hereford. Tudor had large possessions in Herefordshire, in right of his mother, as well as in that district called Feiiys, which lies between the rivers Wye and Severn. He was also in right of his father, lord of both Maelors, Chirk, Whittington, and Oswestry, Ewyas and Urchenfield. His chief residence was at Whittington castle, which continued for many generations in the possession of his posterity. He was contemporary with Hywel Dda, whose daughter Angharad he married, and he had by her three sons and a daughter. He was alive in A,D. 924.

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Tudor Trevor AP YNYR, Lord of the March's Timeline

900
900
Denbighshire, Wales
930
930
Age 30
Clywd, Denbighshire, , Wales
930
Age 30
Llandilo, Carmarthenshire, Dynevor Castle, Wales
940
940
Age 40
Denbighshire, Wales
946
946
Age 46
Of, , Denbighshire, Wales
948
948
Age 48
Wales
948
Age 48
949
949
Age 48
1936
November 5, 1936
Age 48
1937
April 21, 1937
Age 48