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  • Name Griffith  [1
    Born 1090  [1
    Gender Male 
    Title (Facts Pg) King of South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1137  [1
    • Returned to Wales from exile in Ireland to fight the Normans in 1113. Married Gwenillian, daughter of Griffith ap Cynan, King of Gwynedd, in 1116. Gwenillian was killed leading her husband's army in an attack on the Norman castle at Kidwelly in 1136; the spot where she fell is named Maes Gwenillian in her honor. GRIFFITH continued the rebellion against the Normans. Their sons were Merideth, Morgan, and RHYS.
    Person ID I1820  Wm L Gann Ancestors
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2011 

    Family Gwenillian,   d. 1136 
     1. Meredith
     2. Morgan
     3. Rhys,   b. 1132, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Saint David's Cathedral, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F804  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S14621] A History of the Morgan Family, Dennis Morgan, (Arlington, Va. : D. Morgan, 1991).