Thomas, David [pseud. Dafydd Ddu Eryri]
- E. G. Millward
Thomas, David [pseud. Dafydd Ddu Eryri] (1759–1822), poet and schoolmaster, was born in Y Waunfawr, Caernarvonshire, the son of Thomas Gruffydd (1716–1781), a weaver, and his wife, Mary Humphreys (1714–1794). His early education was sketchy. In 1774 he was taught for eight months by ...