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Maredudd ab Owainlocked

(d. 999)
  • David E. Thornton

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Maredudd ab Owain (d. 999), king of Gwynedd and of Deheubarth, was the son of Owain ap Hywel Dda of Deheubarth (d. 988). Maredudd ruled the kingdom of Gwynedd and other parts of north Wales from 986 and subsequently Deheubarth in the south from 988 until his death in 999. The extent of his power is uncharacteristic of this period, matched only by that of his paternal grandfather, ...

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