Jones, John [pseud. Mathetes]
- D. L. Thomas
- , revised by Mari A. Williams
Jones, John [pseud. Mathetes] (1821–1878), Baptist minister and biblical scholar, the eldest son of Roger and Mary Jones, was born on 16 July 1821 at Bancyfelin, Cilrhedyn, Carmarthenshire. He was brought up at the village of Tan-yr-helyg, near Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, where his father was a small tenant farmer. His early education at the school of ...