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Cynwal, Wiliamlocked

(d. 1587/8)
  • Gruffydd Aled Williams

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Cynwal, Wiliam (d. 1587/8), Welsh-language poet, the eldest son of John ap Dafydd ap Hywel and his wife, Lowri, daughter of John ap Robert Palcws. He lived at Ysbyty Ifan, Denbighshire, where he combined farming with his profession as a bard; his home in 1567 was ...

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