Ellis, Robert [pseud. Cynddelw] (1812–1875), Baptist minister and poet, was born on 3 February 1812 in Ty'n-y-meini, near Pen-y-bont-fawr, Montgomeryshire, the son of Robert Ellis (1776–1816), and his wife, Elizabeth Thomas. He went to school for two months at Llanwyddelan, and for one month at ...
R. M. J. Jones
revised by Robert V. Smith
Donald E. Meek
Grant, Peter [Pàdraig Grannd nan Òran] (1783–1867), Baptist minister and Gaelic evangelical poet, was born on 30 January 1783 at Ballintua, Strathspey, Scotland, the youngest of the five children of Donald Grant (d. 1806), a farmer, and his wife, Janet Stuart. Peter...