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Griffith, John [known as y Gohebydd]locked

(1821–1877)
  • Matthew Cragoe

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Griffith, John [known as y Gohebydd] (1821–1877), journalist, was born on 16 December 1821 at Bodgwilym, near Barmouth, Merioneth, the son of Griffith Griffith, a farmer, and his wife, Maria, née Roberts. Through his mother he was nephew of the famous radical newspaper publisher the ...

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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]