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Gruffudd ap Llewelyn

Also Known As: "Gruffudd Ap Llywelyn"
Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: Rhuddlan, Flintshire, Wales
Death: August 05, 1064 (53-61)
Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Britain
Place of Burial: Abbeycwmhir, Powys, Wales, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll and Angharad verch Maredudd
Husband of Nest ferch Olaf/Afloed and Ealdgyth
Partner of Cynfryd ferch Rhirid Mawr
Father of Owain ap Gruffudd; Ithel ap Gruffydd; Maredudd ap Gruffudd; Nest verch Gruffudd; Cynfyn ap Gruffudd and 2 others
Half brother of Ifor ap Gwyn; Rhiwallon ap Cynfyn, Prince of Powys; Bleddyn ap Cynfyn, King of Powys; Gwenwyn verch Cynfyn and Llewelyn ap Cynfyn

Occupation: "King of the Britons." Ruler of Wales from 1055-his death, KING OF GWYNEDD-1039 KING OF DEHEUBARTH 1055-, King of Wales, Ruler of all Wales, King of all Wales (1039 - 1063), King of Gwynedd and Powys, Ruler of Wales, King of the Brittons, King
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About Gruffydd ap Llewelyn, king of the Britons

See Peter Bartrum, http://cadair.aber.ac.uk/dspace/bitstream/handle/2160/6516/TABLES%20-%20EARLY%20SERIES_41.png?sequence=14&isAllowed=y (May 27, 2018; Anne Brannen, curator)

Gruffydd ap Llywelyn

Gruffydd ap Llywelyn (c. 1020–August 5, 1063) was the ruler of all Wales from 1055 until his death, one of very few able to make this boast. Known as King of the Britons, he was great-great-grandson to Hywel Dda and King Anarawd ap Rhodri of Gwynedd.

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


Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Royal Family of Powys - End of the Powys Dynasty; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id14.html. (Steven Ferry, March 25, 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Era of Llewelyn ap Seisyll; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id207.html. Particularly Appendix II - Kings of Gwynedd, and Appendix III - Kings of Powys. (Steven Ferry, June 1. 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: Cynfyn ap Gwerystan, the Interim King; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id209.html. Wolcott is clear that this marriage is not documented and is only his guess. (Steven Ferry, June 1, 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Consorts and Children of Gruffudd ap Llewelyn; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id210.html. (Steven Ferry, June 3, 21017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The 1039 Battle at Rhyd y Groes; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id211.html. (Steven Ferry, June 3, 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Enigmatic Elystan Glodrydd; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id199.html. (Steven Ferry, June 10, 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Shropshire Walcot Family- Chart III: First Powys Dynasty; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id98.html. (Steven Ferry, July 21, 2017.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Shropshire Walcot Family- Chart IV: Arwystli Dynasty; http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id95.html. (Steven Ferry, July 21, 2017.)

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Gruffydd ap Llewelyn, king of the Britons's Timeline

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Rhuddlan, Flintshire, Wales
1029
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