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  • Madog ap Cadwgan (c.1200 - d.)
    See Darrell Wolcott, -- "The Pedigree of Ednywain Bendew" -- for untangling of these lines. (April 18, 2016, Anne Brannen, curator) Please see Darrell Wolcott: The Royal Family of Gwynedd: Einion ap ...
  • Brochwel II ap Aeddan II, Lord of Powys (c.910 - d.)
    One of the many things confusing about this line is that there are several Brochwels and Aeddans in a row. See Darrell Wolcott, who has worked extensively on untangling the Welsh lines: (January 15, An...
  • Joan Fitzhenry Plantagenet, Lady Snowdon, Princess of Wales (c.1188 - 1237)
    Joan, Princess of Wales and Lady of Snowdon, (c. 1188 – February 2, 1237) was the wife of Llywelyn the Great, Prince of Wales and Gwynedd and effective ruler of most of Wales. Joan (Joanna) was an il...
  • James Davys (1487 - 1520)
    aka "Hen ab William Fychan"
  • Sage verch Thomas (c.1465 - c.1510)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via son Morgan Lloyd by SmartCopy : Jan 17 2015, 7:45:32 UTC

If you have an interest in areas of the

Historic Tree in Wales

then this is your project. Initially the purpose of the project will be to clear up tangles that have evolved from mass merging but hopefully as we travel we hope to ensure the sources are reliable and the overviews informative and well researched and increasingly this will become the focus of this project.

Anyone not familiar with Welsh Ancestry but should soon become apparant and a fact which is useful to know is that ap means son of and verch means daughter of so if you are faced with a merge of two profiles and one is ap Llewellyn and the other is ap Rhodri then they are obviously most probably not the same person. (or they have been mis-named - check the other relationships)


When constructing early Welsh profiles, please check Peter C. Bartrum, A Welsh Classical Dictionary: People in History and Legend up to about A.D. 1000 for spelling and biographical details.

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