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Prise, Sir John [Syr Siôn ap Rhys]locked

  • Huw Pryce


Prise, Sir John [Syr Siôn ap Rhys] (1501/2–1555), administrator and scholar, was born between 12 October 1501 and 11 October 1502, the son of Rhys ap Gwilym ap Llywelyn of Brecon and Gwenllian, daughter of Hywel ap Madog. After study at Oxford University...

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