Lewys ap Hywel

about 1392–
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Lewys ap

When Lewys ap Hywel was born about 1392, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Hywel ap Rhys Gethin, was 2 and his mother, Joan ferch Hywel, was 27. He had at least 1 son and 4 daughters with Mallt ferch Thomas.

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Family Time Line

Lewys ap Hywel
1392–
Mallt ferch Thomas
1420–
Alice ferch Lewys
Catrin ferch Lewys
Hywel ap Lewys
Jonet ferch Lewys
Margred ferch Lewys

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Alice ferch Lewys

    FemaleFemale

    Catrin ferch Lewys

    FemaleFemale

    Hywel ap Lewys

    MaleMale

    Jonet ferch Lewys

    FemaleFemale

    Margred ferch Lewys

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Philip ap Howel

    Male1390–Male

    Male1392–Male

    Dafydd ap Hywel

    MaleMale

Name Meaning

A Welsh name. Some write the name "Hoel," which they translate as "lordly." This name may come from "huail," meaning a vice regent or regent. One authority derives the name from the Cornish-British word "houl," the sun, meaning high or exalted. Hywel likely comes from "hywel," conspicuous. Howel is the English form of Hywel.

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