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Jones, Owen [pseud. Owain Myfyr]locked

  • Geraint Phillips


Jones, Owen [pseud. Owain Myfyr] (1741–1814), literary patron and furrier, was born on 3 September 1741 at Tyddyn Tudur, in the parish of Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr, Denbighshire, the son of Hugh Jones (d. 1778), yeoman, and his wife, Catherine Humphreys (1700?–1795)...

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