Guest-written Papers
Reference Abbreviations
Guidance Articles for Researchers
Single Family Analysis
Families of Mixed Origin
Family Pedigrees
Mis-identified Same-Named People in Wales
Battles and Historical Events
Ancient Welsh Territories
Welshmen in Llydaw, Brittany
The Men of the North
Legendary History Prior to 1st Century BC
Beli Mawr and Llyr Llediath in Welsh Pedigrees
Papers Related to Maxen Wledig
Bartrum's "Pedigrees of the Welsh Tribal Patriarchs"
Britain's Royal Roman Family
The Royal Family of Powys
2nd Powys Royal Dynasty
The Royal Family of Gwynedd
Men Descended from Tudwal Gloff
Royal Family of Gwent/ Glamorgan
Royal Family of Brycheiniog
15 Noble Tribes of Gwynedd
The 5 Plebian Tribes of Wales
Glast and the Glastening
Papers about Rhiryd Flaidd and Penllyn
The Men of Collwyn ap Tangno of Lleyn
Edwin of Tegeingl and his Family
Ednowain Bendew in Welsh pedigrees
Ithel of Bryn in Powys
Idnerth Benfras of Maesbrook
Tudor Trefor and his Family
Trahaearn ap Caradog of Arwystli
The Family of Trahaearn ap Caradog
Cadafael Ynfyd of Cydewain
Maredudd ap Owain, King of Deheubarth
Sandde Hardd of Mortyn
The Floruit of Einion ap Seisyllt
The 5 Dafydd Llwyds of Llanwrin Parish
Cowryd ap Cadfan of Dyffryn Clwyd
Osbwrn Wyddel of Cors Gedol
Bradwen of Llys Bradwen in Meirionydd
Who Was Sir Robert Pounderling?
Sir Aaron ap Rhys
Eidio Wyllt - What Was His Birthname?
Ifor Bach, Lord of Senghenydd
Ancestors and Children of the Lord Rhys


Ancestry of King Rhys ap Tewdwr

Reviews the links in his ancestry from Rhodri Mawr, which are often cited for this king of Deheubarth, and posits that one additional generation should be added, giving the reasons why.

Gruffudd ap Rhys, the Homeless Prince

Discusses this man, son of King Rhys ap Tewdwr and father of the Lord Rhys, after he returned to Deheubarth following years in seclusion in Ireland.  Also tells of his wife Gwenllian's aborted attempt to be a modern Boudicea.

The Children of Lord Rhys

Attempts to list the children of Lord Rhys, but concludes that some of those mentioned in ancient texts, but without a birth name, may be the same person as a child whose birth name is known

Maredudd Gethin ap Lord Rhys

Relates the story of Lord Rhys' youngest in-wedlock son (the 3rd son named Maredudd) who fell in battle at barely 30 years of age, leaving behind a young wife and two infant children

The "next heir" of Morgan of Caerleon

An investigation seeking an answer to the question "How did the grandson of Maredudd Gethin ap Lord Rhys become the legal heir of a Gwent nobleman?'