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Morris, Williamlocked

  • Dafydd Wyn Wiliam


Morris, William (1705–1763), antiquary and botanist, was born on 1 May 1705 at Fferam in the parish of Llanfihangel Tre'r-beirdd, Anglesey, the third of five children of Morris Prichard (1674–1763), cooper, tenant farmer, and small merchant, and Marged Morris (1671–1752). Both parents were of ...

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