Evans, John Thomas
- Hywel Meilyr Davies
Evans, John Thomas (bap. 1770, d. 1798), explorer, was born in the farmhouse of Gwredog Uchaf in Caernarvonshire, the son of Thomas Evans (d. 1788) and his wife, Anne. Baptized on 14 April 1770, he was the product of a pious home. His father, a farmer, gained some distinction as an itinerant preacher and was one of the first Methodists in ...