The PEDIGREE of
Astyages (King) of the MEDES

     last King of the Medes; Astages

     Born:   ?   Died:  aft. 554 BC


HM George I's 71-Great Grandfather.       HRE Ferdinand I's 65-Great Grandfather.       Poss. Agnes Harris's 59-Great Grandfather.       `Osawatomie' Brown's 75-Great Grandfather.

 Wives/Partners:       Aryenis MERMNADAE (Princess) of LYDIA   ;   Tigrana
 Child:       Mandane (Princess) of the MEDES
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/-- Hellen of HELLENES   +====> [ 28]
/   | or: poss. Helius (GOD of the Sun), q.v.
/-- Aeolus of THESSALY
/  \-- Orseis the NYMPH   +====> [ 8]
/-- Cretheus (King) of IOLCUS
/  \-- Enarete of THESSALY   +====> [ 8]
/-- Aeson of IOLCUS
/  \-- Tyro of THESSALY   +====> [ 55 ,,y]
/-- Jason of IOLCUS (Leader of the ARGONAUTS)
| OR: poss. Aegeus (King) of ATHENS   +====> [ 68 ,,y]
\-- Alcimede of PHOCIS   +====> [ 47 ,,y]
| or: Amphinome of IOLCUS
| OR: Rhoeo   +====> [ 62 ,,y]
/   | OR: Polymede of PARNASSUS   +====> [ 54 ,,y]
/-- Medus (Medeus) of COLCHIS
/-- Aeetes (King) of COLCHIS   +====> [ 13]
\-- Medea of COLCHIS
\-- Idyia the OCEANID   +====> [ 6]
| OR: Hecate of the UNDERWORLD   +====> [ 8]
/   | OR: source: Heqet, Frog GODD.   +====> [ 1]
/-- poss.  (NN) ... (NN)
/   | ( many missing generations)
/-- prob.  Phraortes of the MEDES
/-- Deioces (Chieftain) of the MEDES
/   | OR: poss. Daiukku (Governor) in MANNAEA   +====> [ 32]
/-- Kyaxares of the MEDES  (750? BC - 714? BC)
/-- Phraortes (King) of the MEDES  (720? BC - ?)
/-- Cyaxares (Uvakhshatra) (I; King) of the MEDES
/  
- Astyages (King) of the MEDES
\-- Vashti
 


  His Grandchild:       Cyrus II `the Great' (1st Shah) of PERSIA
 
  His 5-Great Grandchildren:       Ostanes of PERSIA   ;   Artaxerxes II (Shah) of PERSIA   ;   Maurya IV of TAXILA
 

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