Idwal Foel ap Anarawd
|King of the Britons
942 — 950
Domnall mac Eógain (Dyfnwal III of Strathclyde)
Idwal Foel ap Anarawd
|King of Gwynedd
920 — 950
Iago ap Idwal and Ieuaf ap Idwal
Date Estimation by Darrell Wolcott
Wolcott estimates a birth year of 880. 
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909 — King Cadell son of Rhodri dies.
915 — King Anarawd dies.
919 — King Clydog (his brother and co-ruler of Seisyllwg or Ceredigion) was killed. Slain by another brother, Meurig
928 — Hywel journeyed to Rome.
Hywel Dda (English: Hywel the Good) or Hywel ap Cadell (c.880 – 950) was a King of Deheubarth who eventually came to rule most of Wales. He became the sole king of Seisyllwg in 920 and shortly thereafter established Deheubarth, and proceeded to gain control over the entire country from Prestatyn to Pembroke. As a descendant of Rhodri Mawr through his father Cadell, Hywel was a member of the Dinefwr branch of the dynasty. He was recorded as King of the Britons in the Annales Cambriae and the Annals of Ulster.
And Howel the Good, son of king Cadell, chief and glory of all the Britons, died. And Cadwgan, son of Owain, was killed by the Saxons. And then the action of Carno took place between the sons of Owain, son of Howel, and the sons of Idwal.
950 - Hywel king of the Britons died.
- ↑ Darrell Wolcott, The Clan of Tudor Trevor. http://www.ancientwalesstudies.org/id55.html Accessed August 26, 2015. Welsh genealogies are long on pedigrees and short on dates. As a result, the dates sometimes attached to individuals conflict with dates attached to their parents or children. Darrell Wolcott, President, Center for the Study of Ancient Wales, has constructed estimated birth years for those coming before and following Tudor Trevor which seek to resolve the conflicts. Born in Jefferson, Texas in 1935 Darrell Wolcott grew up in Ohio. After a career in banking he took early retirement in 1996, and returning to his place of birth he created and endowed the Center for the Study of Ancient Wales (a non-profit foundation with a library of some 3200 volumes) located in Jefferson, Texas. The foundation has constructed a small castle to house its library and offices and acquired copies of thousands of source and secondary works related to the history of Wales, many of which are otherwise unavailable outside Britain. At present he is its sole researcher.
- ↑ Harleian genealogies 1: Gwynedd part 1, amb
Annales Cambriae, The Annals of Wales, Harleian 3859, retrieved 11 June 2014, amb
- ↑ Charles-Edwards, Wales and the Britons, 350-1064, p. 504, retrieved 11 June 2014, amb
- ↑ Hywel Dda (Hywel Dda ap Cadell) (d. 949/50), king in Wales by David E. Thornton© Oxford University Press 2004–14 All rights reserved, retrieved 11 June 2014, amb
- ↑ Annales Cambriae, The Annals of Wales
- ↑ Wikipedia entry for Hywel Dda
- ↑ Brut y Tywysogion
- ↑ Annales Cambriae, The Annals of Wales, Harleian 3859
- Peniarth 28 : a Latin text of the Laws of Hywel Dda, The National Library of Wales
- T. M. Charles-Edwards, Wales and the Britons, 350-1064. History of Wales. (Google eBook). Oxford University Press, Nov 29, 2012.
- Hywel ap Cadell Dda/the Black
- Wikipedia entry for Hywel Dda
- FMG: HYWEL "Dda/the Black" (-[948/50]). 
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