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Hughes, John [pseud. Ceiriog]locked

(1832–1887)
  • Hywel Teifi Edwards

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Hughes, John [pseud. Ceiriog] (1832–1887), poet, was born on 25 September 1832 at Pen-y-bryn, Llanarmon, Dyffryn Ceiriog, Denbighshire, the youngest of the eight children of Richard Hughes (d. 1859), farmer, and his wife, Phoebe Evans (1796–1884). After a rudimentary education in the local school at ...

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