Friday, April 29, 2011

Ygerna del Acqs

Illustration: The Last Sleep of Arthur in Avalon by Edward Burne-Jones

Ygraine was the daughter of:

Viviane del Acqs, Dynastic Queen of Avallon, and

Taliesin (500 - 540 A.D.) Archdruid and Prince Bard to King Urien of Rheged & Goure

Ygerna (Ygraine) was born before 540 A.D.

Ygerna Married (1) to Gwr-Llew, Dux Caruele, Warlord of Carlisle

by whom she had issue: Morgaine (Morgana le Fay) who married Urien of Rheged

Ygerna Married (2) Aidan mac Gabran, King of Dalriada, Pendragon and Guletic, d. 608

by whom she had issue:

(1) Arthuir mac Aidan, High King and Guletic, d. 603, who married Gwenhwyfar de Bretagne

(2) Eochaid Buide, King of Scots Dalriada who ruled 608 - 630,

ancestor of Catherine Elizabeth Middleton, who married 29 April 2011 Prince William Windsor