The PEDIGREE of
Hrethel (King) of the GEATS

     Born:   ?   Died:  503     d. of grief after death of oldest son


Poss. HM George I's 29-Great Grandfather.       Poss. HRE Ferdinand I's 26-Great Grandfather.       Poss. Agnes Harris's 32-Great Grandfather.

 Wife/Partner:       (Miss) SWERTING
 Children:       Hygelac (King) of GEATS   ;   daughter of Hrethel   ;   Herebeald (d. 502)   ;   Haethcyn
 Possible Child:       Hring (King) of Northern NORWAY
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/-- (NN) ... (NN) of the Eastern GEATS
| ( several missing generations)
/-- First Speaker of Late I.   +====> [ 54]
/-- First Speaker of Proto-Baltic
/   | or: some other source for Creole/Koine features
/-- First Speaker of Proto-Germanic
/  \-- First Speaker of pre-Ger.   +====> [ 52]
/-- First Speaker of Early Common Germanic
/-- First Speaker of Late Common Germanic
/-- First Speaker of proto-C.   +====> [ 52]
/-- First Speaker of Early Celtic
/  \-- Speech loans from Halstatt Culture
/-- First Speaker of East Germanic
\-- poss. not  First Speaker of Gothic
| OR: poss. of VISIGOTHS (Hisarna's wife)   +====> [ 92 ,,y]
\-- poss.  Woman of Wielbark Culture
/-- Man of Corded Ware ...   +====> [ 47]
/-- Man of the Trzciniec culture
/-- Man of the Lusatian culture
/-- Man of the Pomeranian culture
\-- Woman of Oksywie Culture
/-- First Speaker of Early C.   +====> [ 57]
/-- First Speaker of Late Common Germanic
/  \-- Speech loans from Halsta.   +====> [ 1]
/   \-- Woman of the Jastorf Culture
/-- Helm (Ruler) of the WULFINGS
/-- poss.  (NN) ... (NN), HELMINGS
/   | ( several missing generations)
- Hrethel (King) of the GEATS
\-- ?
 


  His (poss.) Grandchildren:       Heardred (King) of GEATS   ;   Elfhere BEOWULF (the HERO)   ;   Bjorn HRINGSSON
 
  His (poss.) 4-Great Grandchildren:       Jokull (Iokull) (FROSTASSON)   ;   Ivar `Wide Fathom' HALFDANSSON of SCANE   ;   Bjorn ULSIUSSON   ;   Thorkill (Thorkils) `Sprakalaeg' (Jarl) STYBIORNSSON
 

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