Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Williams, Thomaslocked



Williams, Thomas (1737–1802), industrialist, was born on 13 May 1737, the eldest of the five sons (there were no daughters) of Owen Williams of Cefn-coch in Llansadwrn in Anglesey, and his wife, Jane, daughter of Thomas Lloyd of Hendre Hywel. He was put to the law, training as an attorney, and his brother ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription