Duke Gorlois was a duke of Cornwall and his wife was Queen Igraine. She had an affair with King Uther and they had Arthur Pendragon together, who was quickly whisked away by Merlin the Elder. Gorlois' own children were Kay and Morgause, who would both go on to serve King Arthur when he claimed Excalibur. Gorlois died and his wife married Uther.
Duke Gorlois, or Cornwall, was married to Lady Igraine and together they had two children, Kay and Morgause. His wife, however, had an affair with Uther Pendragon and she bore his child in secret. Arthur, the baby, was taken away by Merlin the Elder. When Gorlois died his wife married King Uther. His children would both serve King Arthur when he became king after Uther[Pan 1].
"Duke Gorlois[Ext 1] comes from Arthurian Legend[Ext 2] but the children are different - there he is father to Morganna le Fay[Ext 3], Morgause[Ext 4] and Elaine[Ext 5] but in NeS he is father to Morgause and Sir Kay." ~ Britt the Writer
- ↑ Gorlois article, Wikipedia.
- ↑ Matter of Britain article, Wikipedia.
- ↑ Morgan le Fay article, Wikipedia.
- ↑ Morgause article, Wikipedia.
- ↑ Elaine of Garlot Section, Elaine (legend) article, Wikipedia.