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Hywel, Sir, ap Gruffudd [called Syr Hywel y Fwyall]locked

(d. 1381?)
  • A. D. Carr

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Hywel, Sir, ap Gruffudd [called Syr Hywel y Fwyall] (d. 1381?), soldier, was a son of Gruffudd ap Hywel ap Maredudd of Bron-y-foel near Cricieth. There is no evidence of his early military career, though he may have fought at Crécy in 1346, but he had been knighted by 25 June 1355 when the chamberlain of ...

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Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies