|Morgan AP JENKIN of Pencoed, Esq.
Morgan AP JENKIN of Pencoed, Esq.
- Born: Abt 1413, Langstone, Gwent, Cymru
- Died: 1472, Gwent, Monmouthshire, Wales
son and heir
Owned Pencoed Castle to the east, as well as Langstone. He was a Commissioner for South Wales in 1467, and was otherwise active between 1448 and 1475. Bradney provides transcripts of deeds in Latin dated 1455 and 1470 in which MORGAN ap JENKIN, esquire, was involved (p.212). His son Thomas MORGAN, brother of ELIZABETH who married THOMAS LEWIS, was knighted in 1495, and he built a big mansion and gatehouse at Pencoed Castle.
He is named in deeds 1448-1472. (Bartrum, Welsh Genealogies 300-1400, vol. 4 p. 201) 1 2
Morgan married Elizabeth VAUGHAN, daughter of Sir Roger VAUGHAN of Bredwardine and Gwladus FERCH DAFYDD. (Elizabeth VAUGHAN was born about 1415 in Bredwardine, Hay, Herefordshire, England and died before 1462.)
Morgan also married Margred MATHEW. (Margred MATHEW died on an unknown date.)
Bartrum, Welsh Genealogies 1400-1500, vol. 3 p. 394
Peter Clement Bartrum, p. 201.
Pedigree from Lords of Tredegar, http://welshleigh.org/genealogy/prichardancestry/prichardhistorical4.htm.