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Lewis, Richard [known as Dic Penderyn]locked

  • Gwyn A. Williams


Lewis, Richard [known as Dic Penderyn] (1807/8–1831), radical leader, was born in Aberafan parish, Pyle-Kenfig, south Wales, in a cottage named Penderyn, the son of Lewis Lewis, a cordwainer and later a miner of Cornelly near Pyle, and his wife, Margaret. The family were Methodists, and four Wesleyans later attended ...

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