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Families covered: various early Welsh families

                               
Cilmin Droed Ddu (a 843)§W§
1. Lleon
  A. Llowarch
  i. Iddig
  a. Iddon
  (1) Dynfnaint
  (A) Gwrydyr - continued below
2. Einion
  A. Llewelyn
  i.+ issue - Jenkin, Ieuan
3. Jonet
  m. Gwrgi

 

 

Gwrydyr - continued above
Uncertain on the order of the sons.
1. Cynndelw
  A. Rhiwallon
  i.+ issue - Cadwgan, Madog, Iorwerth Goch Ynad, Iorwerth Weisgu
2. Morgeneu Ynad
  A. Madog
  The following is supported by Griffith' s Pedigrees (Maes y Porth, p72).
  i. Owen
  a. Gruffydd
  (1) Rhys Lloyd
  (A) Cadwgan
  (i) Rhys
  (a) Madog
  ((1)) Ynyr Frych
  B. Gruffydd
  i. Heilyn
  a. Iorwerth Goch
  (1) Einion
  Griffith (p391) shows this as the Einion who was father of Ednyfed father of Howel ddu father of Llewelyn father of the heiress Nest who married Ifan ap Llewelyn, of Trefeilr. Provisionally, we follow Griffith (p172) which shows his ancestry differently (see ##1 below).
  (2) Madog
  (A) Gruffydd
  (i) Lleuki
  (a) Ann Wen
  m. Iorwerth ap Tudur Owen
  C. Cyfnerth
  Uncertain on the order of the sons.
  i. Cyfnerth Vychan
  a. Grwydyr
  (1) Ednyfed
(A) Jenkin
  (i) John
  m. Gwenhwyfer (dau of Christopher Glegg)
  (a) Richard of Llangefni
  ii. Heilyn
  a. Iorwerth Goch
  (1) Iorwerth Vychan
  (A) Howel
  (i) Gwenllian
  m. Gruffydd ap Sir Ifan Llwyd ap Sir Gruffydd Llwyd
  (ii) Morfydd
  m. Tudur Goch of Plas Nantile (a 1352)
  iii. Meyrick
  a. Grono
  (1) Tudur
  (A) Iorwerth
  (i) Dafydd
  (a) Pela
  ((1)) Gruffydd
  m. Nest (dau of Gruffydd ap Bleddyn ap Heilyn)
  ((A)) Rhys
  m. Rose (dau of Gbariel Wood of Coedan)
((i)) Catherine
  m. William ap John ap David
  ((ii)) Elizabeth
  m. John Thomas
  D.+ other issue
3. Ednowain
  A. Ystrwyth
  i. Iorwerth Goch
  a. Ieuan or Evan
  (1) Einion
  m. Eva (dau of Ievan ap Trahairn, lord of Garthmule)
  b. Iorwerth Vychan
  B. Madog
  ##2 Griffith's Pedigrees (Quellyn, p229) shows this as the Madog (father of Morgan father of Gruffydd, etc.) whose line ended with the heiress Nest who married Ifan ap Llewelyn, of Trefeilr. Provisionally, we follow Griffith (p172) which shows him a generation earlier (see below).
4. Caswallon
  A. Tydwal
  i. Ann
  m. Thomas ap Cadfan ap Cadwaladr
5. Philip of Bodfan 176
  The following comes from Griffith's Pedigrees (Bodfan, p176).
  A. Bleddyn
  i. Evan
  a. Gruffydd
  (1) Llewelyn
(A) Llewelyn Lloyd
  (i) David
  (a) Robert
  ((1)) Howel
((A)) William
  ((i)) David Lloyd 'of Bodfan'
  The following is supported by Griffith's Pedigrees (Frondeg, p59).
  m. Jane (dau of Lewis Owen of Brondeg)
  ((a)) William Lloyd of Bodfan (b c1598, d 20.10.1682)
  (((1))) Mark Lloyd (d 1664)
  ((b)) Thomas Lloyd
  (((1)))+ issue including Ffoulk (a 1770!)
  ((c)) Elin Lloyd, heiress of Bodfan
  m. John Bodvel ap Robert, of Carngiwch
  ((d)) Mary Lloyd
  m1. Thomas Humphreys of Bachwen
  m2. Hugh Johnson of Bachwen
  m3. (sp) Richard Meredydd or Meyrick
6. Madog
  ##2 Griffith (p172) shows Madog as of this generation but Griffith (p229) shows him a generation later (see above).
  A. Morgan
  i. Gruffydd
  a. Heilyn
  (1) Iorwerth Goch
  (A) Einion
  ##1 Griffith (p391) shows this Einion differently (see above). Provisionally we follow Griffith (p172) in showing him here.
  (i) Ednyfed
  m. Tanglwst (dau of Cynfrig ddu)
  (a) Howel ddu
  m. Morfydd (dau of Llewelyn ap Tudur Goch ap Grono ap Einion)
  ((1)) Llewelyn
  m. Annes (dau of Jenkin ap Howel ap Ieuan Goch)
  ((A)) Nest
  m. Ifan (Evan) ap Llewelyn, of Trefeilir

Main source(s): Griffith's Pedigrees (Tribe of Cilmin Droed Ddu (p391) & Glynllifon (p172))
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