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269924888389632000. Macsen "Wledig" (Maximus) Emperor,1034 son of Flavius Julius Crispus Caesar ROMAN EMPIRE and daughter of Maximus Galerius Daia ROMAN EMPIRE, was born about 322 in Spain 1034 and died in 388 in Aquileia, Gaul 1034 about age 66.

General Notes:
According to Welsh legend, the Emperor Magnus Maximus, known as Macsen Wledig (the Imperator), was a widowed senator living in Rome. Being a minor member of the Constantinian Imperial family, he felt it unjust that the Empire was ruled by the Emperors, Gratian & Valentinian, but there was little he could do about it.

In about 365, Maximus was out hunting one day when he rested beneath a tree and fell asleep. He had a long dream about a palace far away. He entered the palace and encountered an ageing King and two young men playing chess. Turning, his eyes met the most beautiful woman he could ever have imagined, sitting on a golden throne. On waking, Maximus immediately sought out a local oracle who urged him to search out this beautiful maiden. So messengers were sent out across the Empire but, dispite exhaustive searches, all returned empty handed. There was no sign of Maximus' beauty.

Meanwhile, at the edge of the Empire, High-King Eudaf Hen of Britain was getting very old. He decided it was time to appoint his official heir to the British Kingdom. His nephew, Conan Meriadoc, was perhaps the most obvious choice, though the King's direct heir was his only daughter, Elen. Eudaf's chief advisor, Caradoc, the King of Dumnonia, advocated strengthening Roman links by marrying Elen to a man with Imperial connections. The two could then inherit the Kingdom together. He knew of such a steady young man in Rome who would make an ideal husband. Eudaf was intrigued. So had Caradoc send his son, Mauric, to seek this Roman out.

Mauric arrived in Rome at the house of Magnus Maximus, just as he had received the unfortunate news that his dream girl could not be found. Glad of the distraction and persuaded by Mauric's suggestion that he might find support in Britain for his Imperial claims, Maximus gladly agreed to return with him. Comes Theodosius' historical expedition to Britain in order to quell barbarian risings actually brought Magnus Maximus to these shores in 368. Legend tells how the arrival on the island of a large army of men caused quite a stir and, not realising who it was, Eudaf sent Conan with an army to disperse them. Fortunately, Mauric persuaded all of their good intentions and Maximus was able to ride off to Eudaf's court at Carnarfon (Caer-yn-Arfon alias Caer-Segeint).

Upon being introduced to everyone, Maximus was astounded to find that Eudaf was the old man in his dream and Conan, one of the chess-players (some say the other was his son, Cadfan). He was then overjoyed to find that Eudaf's daughter, Elen, was his dream-girl. The two fell in love immediately and were married with great pomp and ceremony.

Eudaf died soon afterward, and Maximus and Elen inherited his Kingdom. Conan was extremely annoyed and rode north to gather an army of Picts & Scots to overthrow them. However, Maximus defeated him and, being magnanimous in victory, the two made peace. Conan became Maximus' dearest friend and also his magister militum.

At this point, we return to more historic details. News reached Britain that Maximus' relative, Theodosius had been elevated to the Eastern Imperial throne. Incensed, Maximus invaded the Western Empire, in 383, along with his son Victorius and 'Prince' Conan. They withdrew troops from Carnarfon (Caer-Segeint) & elsewhere in Britain and his men quickly proclaimed Maximus as Emperor. His armies marched across the continent, establishing his rule as they went. Conan eventually killed the Western Emperor, Gratian, in battle (being given Brittany as a reward), and Maximus became sole ruler of the West.

Maximus set up his capital at Trier and ruled well over Britain, Gaul & Spain for four years. He was baptised a Christian, and was recognised as Emperor by Theodosius who was occupied with his own troubles elsewhere. Eventually however, Maximus was forced to make a move against Gratian's younger brother, Valentinian, the Southern Emperor, who threatened his rule from Rome. He invaded Italy, took Milan and for a whole year besieged Rome, before Conan arrived once more and finished the job. Unfortunately though, Valentinian escaped. He soon returned, backed up by the Roman Emperor of the East, Theodsoius. Maximus' forces were twice defeated at Illyricum, before he was finally killed, with his son, at Aquileia.

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Macsen married Elen "Luyddog" Ferch Eudaf.1034 Elen was born about 330 in North Britain.1034

Macsen next married Ceindrech verch Rheiden ROMAN EMPIRE. Ceindrech was born about 340.

269924888389632001. Elen "Luyddog" Ferch Eudaf,1034 daughter of Eudaf "Hen" and Unknown, was born about 330 in North Britain.1034

Elen married Macsen "Wledig" (Maximus) Emperor.1034 Macsen was born about 322 in Spain 1034 and died in 388 in Aquileia, Gaul 1034 about age 66.

269924888390795264. Eochaid "Allmuir" 1034 was born about 330 in Dyfed, Wales.1034

Eochaid married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444195397632       i.  Corath Ap Eochaid (born about 370 in Dyfed, Wales)


269924888440471552. Cunedda "Wledig" Ap Edern,1034 son of Edern Ap Padarn and Unknown, was born about 370 in Votadini, North Britain.1034

Cunedda married Gwawl Ferch Coel.1034 Gwawl was born about 387 in Pennines, Britain.1034

269924888440471553. Gwawl Ferch Coel,1034 daughter of Unknown and Ystradwel Ferch Gadeon, was born about 387 in Pennines, Britain.1034

Gwawl married Cunedda "Wledig" Ap Edern.1034 Cunedda was born about 370 in Votadini, North Britain.1034

269924888448794628. Gwrtheyrn "Gwrtheneu" (Vortigern) Ap Gwidol,1034 son of Gwidol Ap Gwidolin and Unknown, was born about 355 in Wales.1034

Gwrtheyrn married Severa Ferch Macsen.1034 Severa was born about 357 in Wales.1034

269924888448794629. Severa Ferch Macsen,1034 daughter of Macsen "Wledig" (Maximus) Emperor and Ceindrech verch Rheiden ROMAN EMPIRE, was born about 357 in Wales.1034

Severa married Gwrtheyrn "Gwrtheneu" (Vortigern) Ap Gwidol.1034 Gwrtheyrn was born about 355 in Wales.1034

269924888579523584. King Pyr DRUID,1601,1746 son of King Sawl DRUID and Unknown, was born in , , Wales, Great Britain.

Pyr married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444289761792       i.  King Capoir DRUID (born in , , Wales, Great Britain)


269924888579523588. Matthan Or Matthat,1601,1746 son of Levi and Unknown, was born in <Of, , , Arimathea>.

Matthan married.

Children from this marriage were:

                         i.  Jacob was born in <Of, , , Arimathea> and died in Y.

                        ii.  Heli was born in <Of, , , Arimathea>.

134962444289761794     iii.  St. Joseph Of ARIMATHEA (born in Of, , , Arimathea - died on 27 July 82 in , , , Glastonbury)


269924888579523752. Ceasar Sextus Julius II ROMAN EMPIRE,1601,1746 son of Sextus Julius I ROMAN EMPIRE and Unknown, was born in 169 B.C. in Roma, Italy.

General Notes:
With Sempronius Bloesus, was a Roman Ambassador for restoring liberty to the people of Abdera, B.C. 169, and was Consul in B.C. 156. About this time water clocks were invented.

Sextus married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444289761876       i.  Ceasar Lucius Julius II ROMAN EMPIRE (born in 152 BC, , Roma, Italy - died in Y)


269924888579523760. Caius Octavius I ROMAN EMPIRE,1601,1746 son of Eneius Octavius Rufus "Quaestor" ROMAN EMPIRE Chancellor of the Republic and Unknown, was born in 226 B.C. in Roma, Italy.

Caius married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444289761880       i.  Tribune in Sicily Caius Octavius II ROMAN EMPIRE (born in 154 B.C. in Roma, Italy)


269924888579523772. Caius Julius II ROMAN EMPIRE,1601,1746 son of Caius Julius I ROMAN EMPIRE and Unknown, was born in 149 BC, , Roma, Italy and died in 125 BC, , Roma, Italy.

Caius married Marcia ROMAN EMPIRE 1601 in <124 BC, , Roma, Italy>. Marcia was born in 147 B.C. in Roma, Italy.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444289761886       i.  Praetor Caius Julius III ROMAN EMPIRE (born in 124 B.C. in Roma, Italy - died in 84 B.C. in Pisa, Roma, Italy)


269924888579523773. Marcia ROMAN EMPIRE,1601,1746 daughter of Quintus Marcius ROMAN EMPIRE and Unknown, was born in 147 B.C. in Roma, Italy.

Marcia married Caius Julius II ROMAN EMPIRE 1601 in <124 BC, , Roma, Italy>. Caius was born in 149 BC, , Roma, Italy and died in 125 BC, , Roma, Italy.

269924889322881024. King Hilderic FRANKS,1601,1746 son of King Sunno (Huano) FRANKS and Unknown, was born in 212 and died in 253 at age 41.

Hilderic married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444661440512       i.  King Bartherus FRANKS (born in 238 - died in 272)


269924889323175936. Shaphat EXILARCH OF BABYLON,3340 son of Johanan EXILARCH OF BABYLON and Unknown.

Shaphat married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444661587968       i.  Huna EXILARCH OF ISRAELL (born in 170 - died in 210)


269924889323208704. Shapir I SHAH OF PERSIA,3340,3432 son of Ardashir I SHAH OF PERSIA and Daughter Of Artabanus V (Anti) KING OF PARTHIA.

Shapir married GURDZAD.3432

The child from this marriage was:

134962444661604352       i.  Narses SHAH OF PERSIA


269924889323208705. Gurdzad 3340.,3432

Gurdzad married Shapir I SHAH OF PERSIA.3432

269924889337790464. Domar DOMALDASSON,1601,1746 son of Domaldi VISBURSSON and Mrs-Domaldi VISBURSSON, was born about 361 in , , , Sweden and died in Y.

Domar married Drott DANPSDOTTER 1601 about 381 in Of, , , Sweden. Drott was born about 365 in , , , Sweden and died in Y.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895232       i.  King In Sweden Dyggvi DOMARSSON (born about 382 in , , , Sweden - died in Y)


269924889337790465. Drott DANPSDOTTER,1601,1746 daughter of King Danp RIGSSON and Danpi Mrs RINGSSON, was born about 365 in , , , Sweden and died in Y.

Drott married Domar DOMALDASSON 1601 about 381 in Of, , , Sweden. Domar was born about 361 in , , , Sweden and died in Y.

269924889337791488. King Harvar "The Handstrong" Fridleifsson DENMARK,1601,1746 son of King Fridleif Frodasson DENMARK and Mrs-Fridleif FRODASSON, was born about 325 in , , , Denmark and died in Y.

Harvar married Mrs-Haver FRIDLEIFSSON 1601 about 346 in , , , Denmark. Mrs-Haver was born about 329 in , , , Denmark and died in Y.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895744       i.  King Frodi Havarsson DENMARK (born in 351 in , , , Denmark - died in Y)


269924889337791489. Mrs-Haver FRIDLEIFSSON 1601,1746 was born about 329 in , , , Denmark and died in Y.

Mrs-Haver married King Harvar "The Handstrong" Fridleifsson DENMARK 1601 about 346 in , , , Denmark. Harvar was born about 325 in , , , Denmark and died in Y.

269924889337791616. Miercislaus King Of The HERULI,505 son of Wisimar King Of The HERULI and Amatasunta Of SAXONY, was born about 305 in Danube Valley, Yugoslavia and died in 388 about age 83.

General Notes: Heruli, a Germanic people originally from Scandinavia. They raided towns in the Roman Empire, scoring their greatest success in AD 267, when they captured Byzantium and sacked Greek cities [including Athens]. Two years later, the eastern Heruli were crushingly defeated by the Roman emperor Claudius II Gothicus in a battle near Naissus (modern Nis, Yugos). From then until the mid-6th century, when they vanished from history, their fortunes varied. They were subjugated first by Ermanaric the Goth, then by Huns. Their kingdom on the middle Danube, founded in the late 5th century, fell to the Lombards early in the 6th century. [Encyclopaedia Britannica]

Miercislaus married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895808       i.  Radagaisus Of The VANDALS (born about 335 in Hungary - died in 405)


269924889337791650. Emperor Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maximian ROMAN EMPIRE was born in Pannonia, Hun Empire and died between 307 and 310.

Marcus married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895825       i.  Fausta ROMAN EMPIRE


269924889337791660. Gratian of Pannonia ROMAN EMPIRE 505 was born about 295.

Gratian married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895830       i.  Valentinian I Emperor of ROMAN EMPIRE (born in 321 in Cibalis Pannonia, Roman Empire - died on 17 November 375 in Brigetio, Pannonia-Inferior, Yugoslavia)


269924889337791712. Valaravaus Cheiftain Of OSTROGOTHS,505 son of Vultwulf Cheiftain Of OSTROGOTHS and Unknown, was born about 335 in Ukraine.

Valaravaus married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962444668895856       i.  Winithar Cheiftain Of OSTROGOTHS (born about 365 in Ukraine)


269924898170798080. Donaton King Of The HUNS 3397 was born about 300 west of Urals and died after 360 in Ukraine 3397.

General Notes:
Donaton entered "Europe" about 360.

Noted events in his life were:

• Ruled: c360. 3397

Donaton married.

The child from this marriage was:

134962449085399040       i.  Uldin (Uldes) King Of The HUNS (born about 335 north of Black Sea - died in 411 in Hungary)

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