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Jones, Lewis (1837–1904), settler in Patagonia and writer, was born in Pool Lane, Caernarfon, on 30 January 1837, the first of six children (only three of whom survived) of Stephen Jones, tanner, and his wife, Margaret, née Morgan. As a youth he was employed as an apprentice printer on the ...

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Matthews [Mathews], Abraham (1832–1899), Congregational minister and settler in Patagonia, was born at Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire, in October 1832, the son of John Matthews or Mathews (b. 1800), weaver, and his wife, Ann Jones (b. 1804). When he was three years old his parents went to ...