King Merfyn "Frych" ap Gwriad, 'the Freckled'

King Merfyn "Frych" ap Gwriad, 'the Freckled'

Male Abt 790 - 843  (~ 53 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Merfyn "Frych" ap Gwriad 
    Prefix King 
    Suffix 'the Freckled' 
    Nickname Frych 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born Abt 790  Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 843  Ketell, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15551  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2010 

    Father Gwriad ap Elidir,   b. Abt 760,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Nest ferch Cadell,   b. 775,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esyllt ferch Cynan,   b. Abt 800, Caer Seiont, Caernarvo Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. King Rhodri "Mawr" ap Merfyn,   b. Abt 820,   d. 878  (Age ~ 58 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F5418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Fallen at the "battle of Cyfeil". King of Powys.

      A birthdate of 764 would make him a man of 80 when he was killed in battle in 844 (not 843).
      A birthdate nearer 790 would accord with both the age of his mother, Nest, and with him being nearer 54 when he was killed.


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