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Rees, William [pseud. Gwilym Hiraethog]locked

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Rees, William [pseud. Gwilym Hiraethog] (1802–1883), Congregational minister and writer, was born on 8 November 1802 at a farmhouse called Chwibren-isaf, near Llansannan, Denbighshire. The village lies at the foot of a mountain known as Hiraethog, from which Rees took his bardic name. He was the second son of ...

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