Alba Silvius

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]

Alba Silvius from Nuremberg chronicles

Family treeEdit

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


ReferencesEdit

  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