Alba Silvius

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Alba Silvius from Nuremberg chronicles

Alba Silvius (said to have reigned 1028–989 BC)[1] was in Roman mythology the fifth king of Alba Longa. He was the son of Latinus Silvius and the father of Atys.[2][3] He reigned thirty-nine years.[4]

Family tree[edit]

AnchisesVenusLatinusAmata
CreusaAeneasLavinia
IulusAscanius
Silvius
Aeneas Silvius
Latinus Silvius
Alba (Silvius)
Atys
Capys
Capetus
Tiberinus
Agrippa
Romulus Silvius
Aventinus
Proca
NumitorAmulius
Rhea SilviaMars
HersiliaRomulusRemus
Prima


References[edit]

  1. ^ Dionysius of Halicarnassus Roman Antiquities 1.71
  2. ^ Ovid, Metamorphoses xiv. 612.
  3. ^ Livy, i. 3
  4. ^ Dionysius of Halicarnassus, i. 71
Legendary titles
Preceded by
Latinus Silvius
King of Alba Longa Succeeded by
Atys