|Gruffydd AP RHYS, King of Deheubarth
Gruffydd AP RHYS, King of Deheubarth
- Born: 1153, Dynevor Castle, Llandilo, Carmarthenshire, Wales
- Married: 1189
- Died: 25 Jul 1201, Strata Florida, Caronuwchclawdd, Cardiganshire, Wales.
Compiler's 25 x great-grandfather
The Annales Cambriæ record that "Grifinus filius Resi" succeeded after the death of "Resus Grifini filius Sudwalliæ princeps" in 1197.
He succeeded his father in 1197 as GRUFFYDD King of Deheubarth.
The Annales Cambriæ record the death in 1201 of "Grifinus Resi filius" within a month of his brother. 1
Gruffydd married Matilda DE BRIOUSE, daughter of William III DE BRAOSE, 11th Lord Abergavenny, and Mathilde DE SAINT-VALÉRY, Dame de la Haye, in 1189. (Matilda DE BRIOUSE died on 21 Dec 1209.)
1 Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, Medlands, Gruffydd ap Rhys.