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Jenkin ap Adam

Birthplace: Wernddu, Monmouthshire, England
Death: Died in Wernddu, Monmouthshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Adam ap Cynhaethwy and Christina Herbert
Husband of Gwenllian verch Aron and Lowry verch Philip
Father of Gwilym ap Jenkin and Philip ap Jenkin
Brother of Sir Thomas ab Adam, Lord of Llanllowel and John ab Adam

Occupation: A clerk to the Lord of Abergavenny, Lord of Gwarindee
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About Jenkin ap Adam

JENKIN ap THOMAS, who was born about 1310, was known as "Jenkin, the apple tree." He was the oldest son of Thomas ap Adam. Jenkin was a clerk to the Lord of Abergavenny, and lived at Llanvapley. His only child was Gwilym. Jenkin died about 1344.

Born: Abt 1290, Wernddu, Monmouthshire, Wales Married: 3738 Died: Abt 1344, Llanvapley, Monmouthshire, Wales

  General Notes:

Jenkin ab Adam, of Gwern-ddu, Llandeilo Bertholau, Abergavenny; married Lowri, daughter of Philip ab Adam Fychan. [Burke's Peerage]


Jenkin was a clerk to the Lord of Abergavenny, and lived at Llanvapley. His only child was Gwilym.


Copied from Herbert, George biography, 88.1911

Jenkin ap Adam (temp. Edward III), who had a small Monmouthshire estate at Llanvapley and the office of master sergeant of the lordship of Abergavenny, a place which gave him precedence after the steward of that lordship. 3738

  Marriage Information:

Jenkin married Lowri FERCH PHILIP, daughter of Philip AP ADAM of Wernddu and Unknown 3738. (Lowri FERCH PHILIP was born about 1300 in Wernddu, Monmouthshire, Wales.)

See Darrell Wollcott, for the untangling of these lines: (January 13, 2016; Anne Brannen, curator)

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Wernddu, Monmouthshire, England
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Wernddu, Monmouthshire, England