Ridylls of the King
Bastard of Crohwdhy, Prophet of the Christjesus
Gwalchavad is the illegitimate son of LLanthelwyn Bedwyck, the Bannerking of Crowdhy. Born of a dalliance by the fourteen year old Llanthelwyn with Elwyn, the daughter of the Fisherking who later died in childbirth. He was kept a secret from his grandfather and, being bastard-born is heir to neither Crowdhy nor Anglessey.
He was left at a monastery in Wales where he was raised by an order of Christian monks.