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Rhys Cainlocked

(c. 1540–1614)
  • A. Cynfael Lake

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Rhys Cain (c. 1540–1614), poet and herald, was the son of Rheinallt ap Siôn Wyn ap Siôn ab Ieuan Fychan and his wife, Gwen, daughter of Robert ap Siancyn Fychan. He took his bardic name from the River Cain in recognition of his family's association with the parish of ...

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