Ascanius

Greek - Son of Aeneas and Creusa or Lavinia. Father of Silvius. He escaped at the fall of Troy with his father and grandfather and was taken to Italy. He shot a pet stag of the Latins, who then waged war on the Trojans who were trying to establish a new settlement. In some accounts he defeated Mezentius in single combat. He later became king of Alba Longa. Known as Ascanius, Askaneios, Askaneios, Ilus, Ilus, Iulus or Iulus.

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