Person:Rhodri the Great (1)

Rhodri "Mawr" ap Merfyn _____
m. Abt 819
  1. Rhodri "Mawr" ap Merfyn _____788 - 878
m. 814
  1. Anarawd ap Rhodri _____Abt 835 - 916
  2. Cadell ap Rhodri _____Abt 840 - 910
  3. Merfyn ap Rhodri _____Abt 840 - 904
  4. Meurig ap RhodriAbt 865 -
  5. Rhodri ap RhodriAbt 866 -
  6. Gwriad ap RhodriAbt 867 - 878
  7. Nest verch RhodriAbt 870 -
  8. Angharad Verch RhodriAbt 871 -
  1. Tudwal Gloff ap Rhodri Mawr _____Abt 850 -
  2. Elise ap Rhodri Mawr _____Abt 855 -
Facts and Events
Name Rhodri "Mawr" ap Merfyn _____
Alt Name Rhodri the Great _____
Gender Male
Birth? 788 Llandeilo, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Marriage 814 Gwynedd, Walesto Angharad verch Meurig
Alt Birth[4] Abt 815
Marriage to Unknown _____
Alt Death[5] 877
Death[2][4] 878 Anglesey, Wales
Reference Number? Q470862?

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Rhodri ap Merfyn ( 820–878), later known as Rhodri the Great, succeeded his father, Merfyn Frych, as King of Gwynedd in 844. Rhodri annexed Powys c. 856 and Seisyllwg c. 871. He is called "King of the Britons" by the Annals of Ulster. In some later histories, he is referred to as "King of Wales", although the title is anachronistic and his realm did not include southern Wales.

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  1.   Rhodri the Great, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. RHODRI ap Merfyn "Mawr/the Great", son of MERFYN "Frych/the Freckled" ap Gwriad King of Gwynedd & his wife Nest of Powys (-killed Anglesey 878), in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  3.   Rhodri Mawr ap Merfyn, King of Gwynedd, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Bartrum, Peter C. (Peter Clement). Welsh genealogies, AD 300-1400. (Wales: University of Wales Press, c1980)
    Sheet 42.
  5. Rhodri Mawr, in Welsh Biography Online.
  6.   Baldwin, Stewart. Llywelyn ap Iorwerth ancestor table. (GEN-MEDIEVAL/soc.genealogy.medieval)
    Generation 11.

    Baldwin gives reasons for regarding his wife being unknown.