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Alcwn ap Tegid

Death: Wales
Immediate Family:

Son of Tegid ap Gwair and Anne of Britain
Father of Sandde ap Alcwn

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About Alcwn ap Tegid

See Peter Bartrum, (February 6, 2023; Anne Brannen, curator)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: Anwn Dynod ap Maxen Wledig; (Steven Ferry, February 13, 2020.)

Please see Darrell Wolcott: Harleian Ms 3859; (Steven Ferry, March 8, 2021.)


Alcwn was born about 670, the son of Tegid ap Gwair. He was "of, , Southern Reged, England." The name of his wife is not known, but he is known to have had one son:

Sandde ab Alcwn According to the FamilySearch Welsh database, Evans also "gives him a son named Owain, who in turn had a son Gruffudd, who had a son Maredudd, who had a son Madog, who had a son Maredudd "Fychan"."[1]

0790— Elidyr map Sandde map Alcwn map Tegid map Gwyar map Llywarch Hen is a direct descendant of the last British king of South Rheged. Elidyr's son, Gwriad, becomes king of Gwynedd in 815, still carrying the title, Heir to South Rheged. Physical control of the region, however, has long since fallen to Northumbria, although southern sections may be conquered by Mercia during its ascendancy around this time.[2]

Birth: (The date of his birth varies: 635, 660, 670.)

Birth Place: Isle of Man, Wales, or North Wales[3] He was King of Ynys Manaw (Isle of Man) in about 680.[citation needed] (This is too early for a brith date about 660 or 670. Watt-266 23:50, 18 April 2015 (EDT))

Name: Alewn (Alcun) ap TEGID

Given Name: Alewn (Alcun) ap

Surname: TEGID

Sex: M

Birth: 655 in Powys, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom

Christening: North Wales

Father: Tegid ap GWAIR (AP GWYAR) b: 625 in North Wales

Mother: Anna of BRITAIN

Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown


Sandde ap ALEWN (AP ALCWN) b: 674 in North Wales


Abbrev: Pedigree Resource File CD 6

Title: Pedigree Resource File CD 6 (Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 1999)serve, Inc., 1999)serve, Inc., 1999).