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Roberts, Samuel [S. R.]locked

  • D. L. Thomas
  • , revised by D. Ben Rees


Roberts, Samuel [S. R.] (1800–1885), Congregational minister and reformer, the eldest son of John Roberts (1767–1834) and his wife, Mary, née Breese (1769?–1848), was born on 6 March 1800 at the Independent chapel-house, Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire. With his brothers John Roberts (1804–1884) and Richard 1810–1883...

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J. E. Lloyd & others, eds., (1959) [Eng. trans. of Y bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940, 2nd edn (1954)]; R. T. Jenkins, E. D. Jones, & B. F. Roberts, eds., (2001) [with suppl. to 1940]